Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

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

Rosewood Hotel Georgia staff joins other hotel workers on strike in downtown Vancouver

Striking workers join counterparts at the Hyatt Regency, Westin Bayshore and Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront

Guests frustrated, but corporate event runs smoothly as Hyatt workers strike

Workers at the Hyatt Regency, Westin Bayshore and Pinnacle Hotel Harbourside are indefinitely on strike

Take a magical walk through this enchanted illuminated Vancouver garden

Enjoy an illuminated fall evening of festive enchantment during the return of the popular Glow in the Garden at VanDusen Botanical Garden in the heart of Vancouver. For 2019, Glow in the Garden will...

There’s a new spot for to-die-for doughnuts and Mexican food in Metro Vancouver

Doughnuts and Mexican food lovers rejoice – Boca Grande is open for business. The doors opened for the first time Wednesday morning at the storefront location in Ladner Village in what owner Crystal...

Workers at four downtown Vancouver hotels hold lunchtime strike

Unite Here Local 40 workers at the Hyatt Regency, Hotel Georgia, Westin Bayshore and Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront hotels are without contracts

B.C. government bans promoting cannabis in licensed establishments

Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch issued the directive late on September 16

Le Big Mac N cheese was just named the best burger in Metro Vancouver

What do you get when you take a half-pound of ground 100% beef and turn it into a thick patty, top it with cheese,bacon, and ketchup, and then sandwich it between two “buns” made out of deep fried...

Beyond meat: How a Vancouver restaurant named for an animal honours every ingredient, every eater

Four vegans walk into a restaurant named for an animal – and known for serving meat-centric dishes. It’s not the set up for a joke, it’s a real scenario Head Chef Ian McHale faced one night recently...

Discover the scariest corn maze in Canada and “pitch black” horror near Vancouver

Are you afraid of the dark? While their Haunted Corn Maze is not for the faint of heart, the Maan Farms 5th Annual Fall Festival offers plenty of things to eat and explore that won’t scare the...