No Fun City

Playland Bumper Car Reminds Us To Have Fun This Summer

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.18.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Many of us are still toiling away inside air-conditioned offices or sweating it out in opposite conditions. But let's not forget to embrace some fun s...

Introducing Vancouver's Most Passive Aggressive Note

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 06.07.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Mind-numbingly boring, no fun city, and now, anti-chalk.

The Economist Called Vancouver Boring. And It's Probably Right.

Michael Stewart | Posted 05.29.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Michael Stewart

No one in Vienna or Geneva seemed to care about their allegedly humiliating inclusion in The Economist. So why Vancouver? Well, because we're all afraid it's true, aren't we?

Vancouver Is Super 'Boring,' Says Super Exciting Economist Magazine

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"What right-minded person would rank Vienna a better city than Rio, or Vancouver preferable to Paris?"

A Stranger A Day Keeps Surly Vancouer Away

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's reputation for being an unfriendly place has challenged a photographer to meet one stranger a day in the city to make it warmer. Colin...

How to Piss Off a Vancouverite

Kate Siobhan Havercroft | Posted 05.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Kate Siobhan Havercroft

Yes, it's an expensive city. But that's like complaining too many people hit on your spouse because they're so hot. It's a gorgeous city in a beautiful setting with top-notch bars and restaurants, a thriving arts scene, and more. Guess what's driving the cost? People moving here, at any cost, because it's so awesome. It's a vicious cycle. Would you prefer it be less awesome? We wouldn't.

Welcome To Vancouver: 'More Fun City'

Nikolas Badminton | Posted 12.13.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Nikolas Badminton

I'm bored in hearing the 'No Fun City' moniker. In fact I think that Vancouver is 'More Fun City' and so do many people here. I guess it's a question of working out what is fun for each of us and address this opinion. My friends and I find this city to be a lot of fun so let's look at the evidence.

Vancouver: An Imperfect But Perfectly Fun City, A Rebuttal

Jason Sulyma | Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Jason Sulyma

Writing off a whole city with over two-million plus individuals because of a bad evening in one or two neighbourhoods is no need to ring the worn out, and high and mighty No Fun City bell. From classical and traditional to the futuristic and experimental there is something for anyone willing to make the trip off the couch! From DIY East Vancouver events to the good life to the outdoor healthy life and everything mainstream and pervy in-between there is always something to do.