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By Dana Lynch

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Best Vancouver Beaches Created: Wednesday, June 02, 2010 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Vancouver beaches are some of the best in the world, boasting soft sand, thrilling vistas, and lots of chances for outdoor sports and adventure.
    • Fair at the PNE in Vancouver, BC Created: Monday, August 20, 2012 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Quick Guide to the Fair at the PNE: A summer send-off that takes place every late-August, the Fair at the PNE is a beloved Vancouver tradition that's fun for the whole family and people of every age. The Fair at the PNE includes Playland Rides, animals, nightly concerts, live shows, games, food, and more. Use this Quick Guide to the Fair at the PNE to find out everything you need to know about Vancouver's favourite August event!
    • Where to Watch Celebration of Light Fireworks in Vancouver Created: Sunday, July 17, 2011 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Vancouver Fireworks - Where to Watch the Summer Vancouver Fireworks Celebration of Light: Every summer, the skies above Vancouver, BC, light up with some of the best fireworks displays you've ever ...
    • Vancouver Fireworks: Celebration of Light Fireworks Competition in Vancouver, BC Created: Thursday, July 10, 2008 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      Vancouver Celebration of Light Fireworks are back for 2014! Vancouver's biggest summer event is an international fireworks show: three nights of the best fireworks displays you've ever seen.
    • Too Hot? Ways to Cool Down in Vancouver This Summer Created: Saturday, July 12, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014
      There are lots of ways to cool down in Vancouver this summer, including free beaches and kids' spray parks, outdoor pools, water parks, and air-conditioned spaces.
    • Vancouver Outdoor Pools Created: Monday, July 27, 2009 Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014
      Quick Guide to Vancouver Outdoor Pools: In the hot summer months, Vancouver outdoor pools are great resources for families, swimmers, sun lovers, and anyone who wants to cool down. There are five p...
    • 15 Free Things to Do This July in Vancouver, BC Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Find free things to do this July in Vancouver, BC, with free events and activities for all ages, free concerts, festivals, and more!
    • Vancouver Events in August Created: Tuesday, July 29, 2008 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Vancouver events calendar for August 2013: The Celebration of Light Fireworks Competition, Vancouver Pride Parade, Celebrate! Stanley Park fest and the Fair at the PNE are just some of the big events happening in Vancouver this August.
    • Vancouver Events in July Created: Saturday, June 28, 2008 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      July in Vancouver is packed with not-to-be-missed events, including outdoor theatre, concerts, festivals, and the famous fireworks competition, the Celebration of Light.
    • Vancouver Pride Parade & Festival Created: Monday, July 28, 2008 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      The Vancouver Pride Parade and Festival is a world-class event that attracts over half a million spectators every year. The Vancouver Pride Parade has 150 floats and parade entrants; the after-parade Festival sees 80,000 people partying at Sunset Beach.
    • Top 5 Vancouver Pride Events Created: Friday, July 26, 2013 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      There's a lot more happening during Vancouver Pride week than just the Vancouver Pride Parade. Use this Guide to the Top 5 Vancouver Pride Events to plan your pride celebrations this August.
    • Summer Music Festivals in Vancouver, BC Created: Monday, July 08, 2013 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Every summer, Vancouver hosts some of the world's best music festivals, including the renowned Vancouver International Jazz Festival and the family-friendly Vancouver Folk Music Festival. Use this...
    • Summer 2014 - Free Things to Do in Vancouver, BC This Summer Created: Sunday, July 03, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Free Things to Do in Vancouver, BC for Summer 2014: Summer in Vancouver is a special time: there are so many free things to do in Vancouver, BC, during summer, from the famous fireworks competition...
    • Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) in Stanley Park, Vancouver Created: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Every summer, in July and August, Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) stages two musical theatre productions outdoors at Stanley Park's Malkin Bowl. Part of a tradition of outdoor summer theatre in Vancouver, TUTS is high-energy, crowd-pleasing fun for all ages.
    • Guide to Shopping & Dining on West 4th Avenue in Vancouver, BC Created: Wednesday, April 17, 2013 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      West 4th Avenue in Vancouver, located in the Kitsilano neighbourhood, is one of the city's great shopping and dining destinations. Like Kitsilano itself, West 4th is sporty, novel and trendy all at...
    • Grouse Mountain, Vancouver - Guide to Grouse Mountain in Vancouver, BC Created: Sunday, November 13, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Quick Guide to Grouse Mountain Vancouver: Grouse Mountain in Vancouver is a year-round resort that offers skiing and snowboarding in winter, hiking in spring and summer, and entertainment, outdoor ...
    • Vancouver Events in September Created: Sunday, August 31, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      The Vancouver International Fringe Festival, Vancouver International Film Festival and cultural festivals are just a few of the big events happening in September 2013." ite#if expr="$zTP='t3'" --> ...
    • Capilano Suspension Bridge & Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, Vancouver Created: Sunday, September 25, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      One of Vancouver's top attractions, the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park is home to the famous, eponymous Capilano Suspension Bridge as well as several other outdoor adventure attractions, including...
    • Trout Lake & John Hendry Park Created: Sunday, May 24, 2009 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      It's all about the kids and dogs at the family-friendly John Hendry Park and Trout Lake, one of the most popular outdoor spots in East Vancouver. Situated just south of Commercial Drive, John Hendry Park and Trout Lake are home to jogging trails, a miniature beach, playgrounds, and practically every kind of sports amenity imaginable.
    • Guide to the PNE Vancouver: PNE, Playland, Special Events, Hastings Park & More Created: Friday, October 26, 2012 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) began in 1910 as an exhibition/fair to showcase British Columbia and Canada to the rest of the world. The annual summer Fair continues to be a seminal event in Vancouver, where its now known as The Fair at the PNE. But the PNE is more than just the Fair: it operates Hastings Park, is home to the Playland Amusement Park, and hosts many of Vancouver's favourite events, including Halloween's Fright Nights. Use this Guide to the PNE Vancouver to learn all the must-know info on this important Vancouver landmark.
    • Top 5 UBC Attractions: Museums & Attractions at University of British Columbia Created: Thursday, June 28, 2012 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Guide to the Top 5 UBC Attractions: Located 20 minutes south of downtown Vancouver, University of British Columbia (UBC) is a worth visiting for its top five attractions, including the famous Museu...
    • 5 Reasons to Visit Playland in Vancouver, BC Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Playland in Vancouver, BC, is Canada's oldest amusement park. Learn about Playland's top attractions--including the world-famous wooden roller coaster--plus everything you need to know to plan your visit.
    • Queen Elizabeth Park Created: Wednesday, September 03, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Queen Elizabeth Park is one of Vancouver's most beautiful public spaces. Home to the Bloedel Floral Conservatory, gorgeously-landscaped quarry gardens, fabulous scenic vistas, dancing fountains, an...
    • Guide to The Drive: Top 5 Things to Do on Commercial Drive in Vancouver, BC Created: Sunday, September 15, 2013 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Located in north-east Vancouver, Commercial Drive is the cultural heart of East Van and one of the city's most beloved neighbourhood destinations. With it's large assortment of shops, delis, cafes,...
    • Totem Poles at Stanley Park Created: Friday, March 20, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Stanley Park Vancouver is home to a wide variety of monuments, but there are none more visited than the Stanley Park totem poles displayed at Brockton Point. In fact, the Stanley Park totem poles a...
    • Guide to Vancouver Farmers Markets Created: Sunday, May 24, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Why shop at a Vancouver Farmers Market? Because eating local reduces your carbon footprint, helps local growers and farmers, and brings the freshest, tastiest produce to your table.
    • Guide to Lynn Canyon Park & the Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge in Vancouver, BC Created: Tuesday, December 06, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Guide to Lynn Canyon Park in Vancouver, BC: Exploring Lynn Canyon Park--and crossing the free Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge--is one of the best free things to do in Vancouver, BC. Located just 15 m...
    • Vancouver to Seattle Border Crossing: Which Travel Documents do I need? Created: Sunday, November 11, 2012 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Find out which documents you need to bring for yourself and your family for crossing the Canadian/U.S. border from Vancouver to Seattle, as well as quick information about enhanced driver's licence...
    • Kitsilano Beach Created: Tuesday, May 20, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Vancouver's Kitsilano Beach is one of the most popular in the city. On hot summer days, it’s crowded with sunbathers and swimmers by the water, volleyball players on the sand, tennis players ...
    • Main Street Shopping - Main Street Shopping Walking Tour Created: Tuesday, June 15, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Where to shop in Vancouver: Find local- and Canadian-designed fashion and gifts at reasonable prices on Vancouver's Main Street. Use this Walking Tour & Photo Gallery of Vancouver Main Street S...
    • Wreck Beach - Vancouver's Only Clothing-Optional Beach Created: Tuesday, June 21, 2011 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Wreck Beach Vancouver is Vancouver's only clothing-optional beach and nude beach. Considered by many to be one of the best nude beaches in the world, Wreck Beach is also famous for its raw, natural...
    • Best Restaurants in Vancouver: Best Fine Dining Created: Tuesday, February 03, 2009 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Celebrated chefs, fabulous wines, delectable cuisine--the best restaurants in Vancouver include some of the best, most highly-acclaimed fine dining in the world. Use this Guide to Fine Dining in Va...

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