Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

Covering food, drink, travel and marketing in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

Where to go for dinner in Vancouver this Valentine's Day

Love it or hate it, Valentine's Day is just around the corner. Vancouver restaurants have made it clear that February 14 isn't all about couples. While some of these feature menus are designed to be...

Vancouver named one of the best destinations in the world for food

Chew on this news: Vancouver is the sole Canadian city to rank on this year's list of the 20 top cities in the world for travellers who make food the focus of their trips. Tripadvisor's Traveller's...

Walk with Habitat for Humanity this February to support affordable housing

You might struggle to get out of the home on these chilly winter evenings, while others struggle to find a warm place to shelter. On the evening of Saturday, Feb. 25, you can get on your feet to...

B.C., Alberta national parks to see infrastructure upgrades

BANFF, Alta. — Parks Canada has announced money to improve safety and experiences for visitors to four mountain national parks in Alberta and British Columbia. It says $71 million in federal funding...

Vancouver's roaming Jewish deli returns after several years

It's been nearly three years since Vancouverites have been able to order up chef Nitzan Cohen's delicatessen fare, but the popular itinerant concept is poised for a comeback - albeit with a bit of a...

Statistics show a strong rebound for B.C.’s tourism industry in 2022

As visitor numbers trend ever closer to pre-pandemic levels in B.C., its tourism industry’s labour force isn’t recovering at quite the same rate. “We picked up a lot of momentum after many of the...

Here's how powerful Canada's passport is in 2023

Canadians continue to have one of the most powerful passports in the world, according to a recent report.  Each quarter, the Henley Passport Index presents its ranking of passports according to the...

Beloved Kits coffee shop re-launches as all-day cafe restaurant

Great news for fans of Kitsilano coffee and treat spot Their There, as the sibling to the Michelin-starred AnnaLena, has revealed it has relaunched as an all-day restaurant concept. The West 4th...

For old-timer's sake: The Polygon's new program puts seniors first

They say age is just a number, yet all too often it is age that determines whether a social calendar is bursting at the seams or crying out for a rendezvous. Usually it is not for lack of trying or...

Broadway subway construction ironically kills Subway restaurant

Fencing related to the project has impeded foot traffic at the 13-year-old restaurant