Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

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

Canada's borders to reopen to Americans August 9

Border to reopen to fully vaccinated Americans August 9, international travellers September 7

Stunning sunflowers at this summertime festival near Metro Vancouver

One of the summer’s most spectacular sights is just about in bloom

Restaurants jockey for business-lunch clientele

Suburban chains aim to eat into pre-pandemic prestige of downtown bistros

Vancouver’s biggest celebration of all things meat and beer returns in 2021

After taking a hiatus during the pandemic, this epic food and drink fest is back in Vancouver this fall

PNE Fair announces summer 2021 return with 'limited scope'

The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) has announced there will be a 2021 PNE Fair, in adherence with B.C.'s Step Three "Restart Plan" protocols, but it will have limited attractions.  PNE President...

YVR ready to welcome back travellers

B.C. is expected to move into the next phase of its reopening plan July 1

'Too hot': British Columbians flock to hotels for air conditioning

BC Hotel Association says occupancy in some parts of the province is 100%

Everything B.C. residents need to know about the new travel rules starting July 1

Are you ready to enjoy Canada-wide travel? Provincial officials announced Tuesday (June 29) in a press briefing that B.C. will move into Step 3 of the four-step restart plan on July 1, 2021. Now,...