Exploring Vancouver: The Stanley Park Seawall and Beyond

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Dima Sergiyenko visited Vancouver back in July and put together an awesome video showcasing what it’s like for visitors to make their way around Vancouver by bike and public transport.

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Exploring Vancouver: The Stanley Park Seawall and Beyond

Winners of the Inside Vancouver Online Video Contest Announced

We had a great response to our Inside Vancouver online video contest. The original 34 entries were narrowed down to 10 finalists, and 20,000 views later the 3 best were chosen by the voting public.

Here are the winning videos:

First Place – Vancouver, A Minute Impression
Alexandre Klinke won two tickets to the Olympic Closing Ceremonies for this beautiful video.

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Winners of the Inside Vancouver Online Video Contest Announced

Another “Vancouver” song

I’ve been given another Vancouver song, this time something a lot more mellow. This is called “On English Bay”, and is by a band called Global Chilling.

Hipster Vancouver at the Museum of Vancouver

I recently met up with a group of Vancouverites who are working on a series of short videos showcasing some if the fun things to do in Vancouver. They operate under the name Hipster Vancouver, and describe themselves as “a bunch of hipsters not afraid to be called hipster. We are skinny jean wearing, Pabst Blue Ribbon drinking folk who do movies, music, fashion, blogs and fixed gear bike riding. Look for us on hipstervancouver.com!

Their frontman Brandon introduces the first video in their series:

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Hipster Vancouver at the Museum of Vancouver

Taking It Back, Way Back

It’s a rainy day in Vancouver, and what better way to spend a rainy day than bundled up inside with a good movie?

For a different kind of flick, check out the City of Vancouver’s video archives, now available online. Plenty of viewing fun, and an interesting slice of Vancouver’s history from way, way back.

Happy watching!

Yeah Vancouver’s pretty great

And here’s a short video reminding us of a few of the many reasons why it’s so great.