Elana Shepert

Canada has one of the most powerful passports in the world, report finds

The Henley Passport Index has released its third quarter ranking of the world’s most powerful passports and Canada ranked among the strongest. The index is compiled from data provided by the...

The ‘Uber’ of private jets? Canadian pilot brings private air travel to the masses

Is it the ‘Uber’ of the private jets? Not exactly – but Jettly, a web and single app charter booking platform that offers private air travel through on-demand features, hopes to make make the...

Vancouver has the highest cost of living in Canada for expats

Mercer has released its 25th annual Cost of Living survey, which measures the cost of living for expats abroad, and Vancouver was ranked the most expensive Canadian city. The survey was designed as...

Canada Day round-up: Where to celebrate this Monday in Vancouver

From dazzling fireworks displays to electric live performances to delectable cuisine, there will be no shortage of things to enjoy this Canada Day in Vancouver. Have a look at some of the best...

Floating season: This breathtaking lazy river in B.C. is over four miles long

Spanning an impressive four miles long, the Penticton River Channel offers one of the best floating experiences in British Columbia. The man-made waterway cuts across the breathtaking Okanagan...

Rotating Vancouver shipping container to offer tacos, donuts, facials and more this summer

From doughnuts to tacos, fresh juice to meat-and-cheese boards, the Vancouver House Summer Pop-up Series offers a range of delectable eats and drinks. What’s more, the annual festival, which runs...

Vancouver market hopes to discourage plastic-bag use with embarrassing logos

While some people may scowl at the sight of a plastic bag, they usually aren’t doing so because of what’s written on it. That’s the not the case with the latest batch of bags being handed out at a...

These FREE outdoor yoga classes run all summer in Vancouver

Do you love summer in Vancouver? Is the thought of betraying a beautiful sunny day for a hot, claustrophobic session in a yoga studio more than you can bear? Mat Collective transports...

You can view the International Space Station from Vancouver without a telescope

Want to view the International Space Station up close and personal? According to Space.com, it’s somewhat of a commitment. Actually, it requires that you are in amazing physical condition and have...

PNE announces summer concert lineup including TLC, Billy Idol and Vanilla Ice

The Pacific National Exhibition has released the lineup for its 2019 PNE summer concert nights which includes a range of diverse talent from across the globe. This year’s selections include...