Vancouver Parks

Unsightly Vancouver Needs To Tidy Up

Michael Geller | Posted 08.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Michael Geller

In the past, I was generally proud of how Vancouver was maintained. However, in recent years, I have noticed a general decline. Boulevards and parks appear overgrown, and more cigarette butts, chewing gum and garbage are strewn about. There's also an increase in the number of unkempt properties, presumably slated for redevelopment or unoccupied, which become scars on otherwise beautiful, well-maintained streetscapes.

Vancouver Parents Alert: Tips for Enrolling in those Prized Swimming Lessons

Melissa Carr | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Melissa Carr

We've all been there. Sitting in front of the computer screen, waiting anxiously for the clock to strike the hour. It's like the wild, wild west...only the quickest draws will survive. Who knew that registering for poxy swimming lessons could be so effing stressful? Mark your calendars, Vancouver: online registration begins Nov. 26th at 9 a.m.

Natural Wonders In Vancouver

Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada Travel

Vancouver often ranks as the most livable city in Canada. Climate is one reason -- it’s the mildest in the country. But Vancouver’s allure is real...

Vancouver's Best Places To Run

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

People say that Vancouver is a walkable city, but "runnable" might be a better descriptor when you look at the mounds of places to pound the pavement....

What's New And H'app'ening In Canada's Parks

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Travel

VANCOUVER - Residents planning a day in one of the many parks throughout the Vancouver region have another item to put on their checklist along with s...