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A Gorgeous Day at Vancouver’s Granville Island

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Granville Island — it’s like Seattle’s Pike Place Market’s younger, maybe slightly hipper little sibling who lives in Vancouver. I say hipper simply because of the plethora of cool art that was everywhere — Pike’s Place has a bit of that, but it’s a little less obvious. Needless to say, I loved it, because I pretty […]

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A Walk in Vancouver’s Stanley Park

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On our last morning in Vancouver we decided to check out Stanley Park. This massive park has gorgeous views of the city, lovely walking and biking trails, public art and historical monuments all rolled into one beautiful public space. It was pretty cold, but we enjoyed a long walk through part of the park, followed […]

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Vancouver’s Chinatown & Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Park

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Ever since returning from Asia, I feel more at home than ever in parts of town that used to make me uneasy. Not uneasy in the way that I felt unsafe, but rather that I didn’t know what was going on around me — I couldn’t read the signs, understand the languages, and wasn’t familiar with […]

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Exploring Vancouver’s Waterfront

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Day one of our trip to Vancouver including exploring Canada Place, the events center built for the World’s Fair in 1986, and the gorgeous waterfront area around it. It was a cold but clear day, full of blue skies and almost no wind. It was a lot like Seattle’s waterfront area, but it felt less […]

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Kelowna to Vancouver: British Columbia’s Highway 97C

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One of the best things about taking a road trip is that it forces you to pay attention to your surroundings. We typically do the drive from Seattle to Spokane and back a few times a year, and while I sometimes snap some pictures, mostly I read, sleep or drive and ignore my surroundings because […]

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