Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

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

Vancouver Art Gallery to provide update on new facility

Plans to build a new facility have been around for more than a decade

Skills shortage challenge: B.C.’s skilled labour pains about to become acute

Can the province find the 14,000 skilled labourers needed to build major infrastructure?

Hainan Airlines to launch Canada’s only non-stop flights to Shenzhen, from Vancouver

Airline had been flying the Shenzhen-Vancouver route with a stopover in Tianjin

The 10 most unusual places to throw an awesome party in Metro Vancouver

Vancouver is home to a vast number of clubs, bars, restaurants, and banquet halls that provide room to throw parties, ceremonies, and events. And, while these establishments may provide ample food,...

Vancouver tourist visits to rise 3.3% in 2019: Conference Board of Canada

Vancouver’s increase in traveler visits set to outpace the country as a whole

This limited edition Game of Thrones whisky set will only be in 5 BC Liquor Stores

Sometimes a riveting TV drama calls for a dram of Scotch. With winter indeed coming, in the form of the eighth and final season of HBO’s Game of Thrones series, the timing is perfect for the release...

Seattle amps up Alaska cruise ship competition

Growth in the Washington city’s cruise sector is good news for Victoria, where most of the ships visit

Sluggish Whistler business forces Vail Resorts to trim guidance

Ski resort operator had “much lower” traffic than expected in December

All 305 Dine Out Vancouver 2019 restaurants revealed

Are you ready for Dine Out Vancouver 2019? It’s time to plan your eating. Now in its 17th year, the annual restaurant and food festival will be back to tantalize locals and visitors to Vancouver...

Indigenous tourism on the rise but remains a niche market

Getting some traditional First Nations ingredients can be a challenge for restaurants in British Columbia