Blog

Some facts about Vancouver

(November 16, 2014)

Vancouver is one of those cities that has everything that you could be looking for, here are some things to make you think about why it's so diverse and interesting:


  • More than half of school aged children were raised speaking at least one other language than English.
  • The most common languages spoken in this city are Punjabi, Italian, French, Filipino, and Spanish.
  • In May 2014 it was reported that the... read more.

Coquitlam Christmas Craft Fair

(November 15, 2014)

34th Annual Coquitlam Christmas Craft Fair 2014 

When:

Friday Dec.5th 5pm-9pm
Saturday Dec.6th 10am-4pm
Sunday Dec.7th 11am-4pm

Where:
624 Poirier Street, Coquitlam

Tickets:
Adult Admission $2.50
Seniors & Children $1.25

At this craft fair there will be a ton of things to see, eat, and buy. Jewelry, home decor, skin care, and many more! Go down and see all the things there is to offer and even pick up a Chr... read more.

Remembrance Day 2014

(November 09, 2014)

On Tuesday November 11th, 2014 there are a lot of public Remembrance day events going on throughout the cities:


Burnaby North:
  • Where: Confederation Park Cenotaph – Willingdon Ave & Penzance Dr
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. parade (from Safeway parking lot – 4440 Hastings St), 10:45 a.m. ceremony starts
Burnaby South:
  • Where: Bonsor Park Cenotaph – Imperial St & Nelson Ave
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. parade (from Legion #83 – 52... read more.

Events in the last half of October

(October 18, 2014)

It's already October 18th and there are some exciting events coming up:


PNE Fright Night 
When: Oct 10-Nov 1 
What: 7 haunted houses, 13 rides, and many other attractions.

Stanley Park Halloween Ghost Train 
When: October 10-Nov 1
What: Ghost train, theme is "Mother Goose's Ghastly Garden"

Taste of Yaletown 
When: Oct 16-30: 26 
What: Participating restaurants offer 3-course menus for $25-$45

Halloween at the ho... read more.

Why choose Vancouver

(October 04, 2014)

As of 2014, Vancouver was rated the number one city to live in Canada, placing before Toronto and Calgary. Vancouver came in 3rd in the world following behind Melbourne Australia and Vienna Austria. Vancouver was given top marks in this poll for our environment, healthcare, education, and culture.