What to See at the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden in Vancouver BC

Chinatown in Vancouver BC Canada

The Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is a must-see destination when you are visiting Vancouver BC. This beautiful botanical garden is located right in the center of Vancouver’s Chinatown. As soon as you enter through the gates, you are transported to a tranquil garden that feels as if it is miles away from the … Read more

Vancouver’s Most Instagrammable Spots for Perfect Photos

Grouse Mountain

Vancouver BC is a stunning coastal city filled with Instagrammable viewpoints and attractions. Whether you’re a tourist or a professional photographer, you’ll want to know exactly where to go to see some of Vancouver’s best backdrops. We created this post to share 34 of Vancouver’s most Instagrammable spots. Pack your camera, make sure your phone … Read more

Best Places to Eat in Vancouver (Ultimate List)

best places to eat in Vancouver

Vancouver BC is a foodie’s paradise. This coastal city has fresh seafood, strong coffee, and an international presence. One of the things we really appreciate about eating in Vancouver is that there is an emphasis on using sustainable food practices. During our many trips to Vancouver, we’ve noticed three culinary areas that especially stand out: … Read more

31 Things to Do in Vancouver on a Rainy Day (Complete Guide!)

things to do in vancouver on a rainy day

Vancouver BC is famous for a lot of things, including its architecture, parks, culinary scene, and of course, its rain! The city receives approximately 146 centimeters of rain annually. (North Vancouver, which is closer to the mountains, receives an estimated 252 centimeters!) Vancouver receives even more rain than my hometown of Seattle (also famous for … Read more

How to Spend a Weekend in Vancouver BC (2 Day Itinerary)

weekend in vancouver two day itinerary

Vancouver BC is one of our favorite cities in the world. The food, culture, and natural beauty surrounding the city are unparalleled. Vancouver is known as: The City of Glass (due to its numerous glass buildings), Rain City (because it rains so much there), and Hollywood North (because it’s the third-largest film industry in North … Read more

What to See at the Vancouver Aquarium

Vancouver Aquarium

The Vancouver Aquarium has been a primary attraction in Vancouver BC since 1956. It was Canada’s first public aquarium. Since its opening, it has served over 40 million visitors. Each year, over a million people visit the aquarium. Unfortunately, the Vancouver Aquarium was closed for an entire year due to the covid pandemic. Thankfully, it … Read more

Best Things to Eat at Granville Island Public Market (Full Guide)

Granville Island Public Market

One of our favorite weekend getaways from Seattle is a trip to Vancouver BC. And one of our favorite things to do while in Vancouver is to visit Granville Island Public Market. The market is basically Vancouver’s version of Pike Place Market, so we had to check it out! Granville Island Public Market was established in … Read more

Our Guide to the Capilano Suspension Bridge in Vancouver BC

Capilano Suspension Bridge Complete Guide

One of our favorite cities in the world is Vancouver BC. We’re in love with the food scene, numerous parks, and the many beautiful attractions just outside the city. One of the best things to see while you’re in Vancouver BC is the Capilano Suspension Bridge. The bridge is 450 feet long and is suspended … Read more