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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...

This new ramen bar melds Japanese tradition with modern west coast in North Vancouver

Ramen lovers in Vancouver have long been able to slurp their noodles and broth at any number of restaurants in the city, including in the ever-expanding and ramen-dense West End. With major Japanese...

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...

‘Largest one-day food truck festival on the continent’ happening in New West this summer

The Columbia StrEAT Food Truck Fest will roll into New Westminster for another delicious annual installation this July, and so far nearly 100 trucks are confirmed to participate, with more to be...

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...

This new patio in Coal Harbour serves up beautiful food and drinks (with photos)

Patio time is serious business in Vancouver, and if you can factor in the dreamy setting of the mountains and water of Coal Harbour on top of beautiful food and drink, it’s a match made in...