10 Things to Do in Vancouver
Ok, I admit it. With the exception of year-round sunshine, Vancouver really does seem to have it all: A cosmopolitan feel, the Pacific Ocean, sandy beaches, snow-capped mountains and coastal rainforests — all within a 30-minute reach from the downtown core. I love my hometown of Toronto, but I can’t hide my envy. I recently spent a week in Vancouver and, while my friends worried they might lose me to the west coast forever (“You will come back, right?”), I begrudgingly returned home. If you…
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Destination British Columbia
British Columbia, Canada’s westernmost province, is set between the Rocky Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Popular travel destinations include Vancouver, Victoria, and Whistler.
18 Wonderful Color Photographs That Capture Street Scenes of Vancouver, Canada in the 1970s
The 1970s were Vancouver's coming-of-age decade. It transformed the city from a hotbed of political rebellion into a cosmopolitan destination ready to greet the world for Expo '86. Below are 18 wonderful color photographs of Vancouver in the 1970s. (Photos by James R. Page)
Commercial Drive: All who arrived left a little piece of themselves
Commercial Drive is a street with a quintessential identity. It works. And the structural reasons why it works can be used by any neighbourhood looking to improve its main street, regardless of that street’s political bent. Firstly, it’s geared toward walking. Talk to any business owner, and it’s one of the first things that comes up.
Instagram post by VANCOUVER 🇨🇦Michael Thornquist • May 29, 2016 at 6:58am UTC
Spring In Your Step Rain on Robson Square just outside the Vancouver Art Gallery. Captured in Vancouver British Columbia Canada Another from March 23 2016
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Holy Snow . Vancouver is crushing snowfall records this winter and I'm praying for good old rain. Captured outside of St. Paul's Hospital on Burrard Street in Vancouver British Columbia Canada February 3 2017
VANCOUVER 🇨🇦Michael Thornquist on Instagram: “Morning Commute 🚙💨💜 You just have to stop and stare at the beauty of this approach into Vancouver. The glass catching the first light of…”
Morning Commute You just have to stop and stare at the beauty of this approach into Vancouver. The glass catching the first light of the sunrise with a purple haze of fog beyond the north shore mountains. Captured on 12th and Cambie in Vancouver British Columbia Canada November 8 2016 Click the LINK in my bio to see the rest of this photo on my Facebook page
604 Neighbourhoods: Commercial Drive
604 Neighbourhoods is a weekly series appearing on the Inside Vancouver blog that will feature photos, history, and information about some of the city̵...