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The Best Designer Doughnuts in Vancouver

by AmyWatkins October 2013 - last edited September

Designer Doughnuts in VancouverCrispy fatty fried doughnuts lovingly rolled in sugar – what childhood fairground memory is complete without them? No longer consigned to nostalgia, designer doughnuts have arrived in Vancouver, and the new batch of sugary treats feature everything from unusual ingredients to gluten-free vegan options.

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City of Lights: Illuminating Vancouver's Neon Past

by AmyWatkins September 2013 - last edited September

Neon VancouverThe distinctive buzz and shimmer of neon lights conjures up images of illicit boulevards and seedy 50s street corners - a direct contrast to the squeaky clean, eco-friendly image of present day Vancouver and its notorious neon graveyard...

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Eco-friendly Things to do in VancouverWith its backdrop of evergreen mountains and the huge forested expanse of downtown’s Stanley Park, Vancouver is a city with a green heart. Here are a few of the best urban farming Vancouver spots for eco-friendly citizens...

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Pit for your Supper | VancouverNo such thing as a free lunch? The residents of Vancouver would disagree. At the Irish Heather gastropub in Gastown you can roll up your sleeves, help pit fruit and be rewarded for your hard work with a comunal dining experience.

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Vintage Syrup: Old Fashioned Cocktails in Vancouver

by AmyWatkins April 2013 - last edited September

Vintage Cocktails In VancouverA splash of nostalgia, a dash of dark spirits and a pinch of good old-fashioned fun complete the recipe for vintage cocktails in Vancouver...

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Five of the Best Viewpoints in Vancouver

by Moderator March 2013 - last edited October

Grouse Mountain and the North Shore, Vancouver by blumpy on Flickr.jpg

Want to know where to find the best viewpoints in our newest west coast destination? It’s hard to go wrong in a city as superbly situated as Vancouver, but here’s some dependable favourites to start you off…

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