6 Insta-worthy Spots in Vancouver that Don’t Involve a Hike

As a city, we are enviously photogenic - spots for good shots are endless.  Of course, the mountains of the North Shore will always top most lists but for this selection we've limited ourselves to the lower altitudes of  Vancouver. We have played location scout and come up with a few that will most definitely enhance your IG feed. We've tried to stay away from the more obvious locations and give ...

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Living in Vancouver, you can't help but notice that ice cream is having a moment.  Never before has it been so easy to keep your cool with an icy treat. Check out our best ice cream picks below. We are not quite Italy with gelato on every corner, but we are moving in that beautiful direction.  Though Mario's Gelato and La Casa Gelato have been scooping up the best for decades, ...

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The 2018 Mural Festival kicked off last weekend, August 6-11, and showcased some extraordinary work ranging from the detailed work by Kyle Scott to some seriously bad ass graffiti by the likes of VERS and DEF3.  From Science World up to 16th Ave., Main Street area buildings and walls have been transformed. Over 20 artists were given the unique opportunity to make the city their canvas. The scale and visibility of the ...

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The West End is home to some of the city’s most vibrant thoroughfares, best beaches and the biggest city park this side of NYC.  The western reaches of Robson Street, Denman Street and Davie Street offer gentleman visitors abundant choices for food, drink, personal grooming and nightlife. Sleeping Soundly   Sylvia Hotel If visiting, consider staying at the oceanside, oft-overlooked, Sylvia Hotel. Ivy-covered and exuding a faded elegance, this 1912 landmark boasts reasonable rates ...

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