Neighbourhood Guide, Vancouver: Granville Island

A former industrial site, Granville Island has been home to a public market for more than 30 years and has grown to include theatres, galleries, restaurants and boutiques. It is a neighbourhood unto itself, with a focus on all things fresh and local, and it’s simply a perfect spot to … Read More

Secret Garden Redux

Stanley Park is spectacular, but sometimes we’re looking for a secluded spot to sun ourselves. Spring has finally arrived and throngs of Vancouverites are looking for a patch of grass to call their own. While our major parks are teeming with sun-seekers, lesser-known green spaces offer empty benches and private … Read More

Where to Propose in Vancouver

The proposal: She’ll remember it for the rest of her life and she wants a good story to share with her friends when they demand, “So, how did he ask you?” You don’t want to disappoint; lucky for you Vancouver is blessed with beautiful scenery and many romantic nooks. Naturally, … Read More

Eat Like a (Greek) King in Vancouver

Forget the Olympics; the Greeks’ greatest contribution to Vancouver might just be the cuisine. So skip the sub-par souvlaki stands and store-bought hummus, and enjoy this Mediterranean food the way it’s meant to be eaten: fresh. The Main Don’t miss the roast lamb at the Prinianakis family’s Main Street eatery, … Read More

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