While people far and wide like to refer to Vancouver as Raincouver, some days the name proves its worth. That day was yesterday.
As the city braced for a mini-pineapple express, Twitter and Instagram users took the opportunity to hashtag #Raincouver. And yeah: it was definitely raining. Hard.
There was the calm before the storm:
And even some beauty during the storm:
— Terrence Meow (@TerrenceMeow) January 11, 2014
Because when you live in Vancouver, you have to get used to this kind of thing.
— Mohammad Keshtkar (@k3shtk4r) January 11, 2014
But it wasn't all pretty..
..And it certainly wasn't activity-friendly.
Pretty much sums up playing tennis in Raincouver pic.twitter.com/I4zIDgPWWx— Tracy Dong (@tdtracydong) January 11, 2014
It was on windows:
And ultimately, even in the most horrendous downpour, it was home.
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