Travel Blogs from Vancouver, Canada

Sort by Newest Best first

I like a lot of things about trip preparation, but, Victoria, Canada travel blog

I like a lot of things about trip preparation, but

A travel blog entry by mbgower

This is a top pick!

... year is when I piggy-backed a visit and presentation onto the trip to drop off Emma, my 18-year-old daughter, at the Vancouver airport for the start of her 100-day trip to India last October. Today's trip to the Burnaby office zipped along on ...

The Art of Solo Travel - Job Hunting, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

The Art of Solo Travel - Job Hunting

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!
2
4

This week I had a job interview.. wearing sandals. Ok, they are almost like ballet flats, leather, black but they also had gaping holes where the rest of the shoe should be. Not what I would call appropriate interview attire. I also didn't have ...

Back Home, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Back Home

A travel blog entry by sutiramisu

This is a top pick!

Back home for birthday ...

Vancouver - City of beauty and sushi, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Vancouver - City of beauty and sushi

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!
1
16

... of people for a change! lol We went to a Japanese Restaurant and I had a massive Bento box which I could hardly get through. Vancouver has excellent sushi and cheap sushi everywhere! We then went to a local bar for a drink. It was really inspiring to ...

The Working Girl, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

The Working Girl

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!
1
1

It's been a while since I've updated my status. Life in Vancouver has finally settled down into a state of 'normality'. During the week I get up to go to work on what must be one of the most beautiful harbours in the world. Although, as the McCain add ...

Lily en Vacance, Parksville, Canada travel blog

Lily en Vacance

A travel blog entry by everywhere

This is a top pick!
5

Canadian Thanksgiving & Van Dusen Gardens, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Canadian Thanksgiving & Van Dusen Gardens

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!
11

As the cool autumn change began to settle on Vancouver I delved into the serious business of job hunting. My first mission was to get to a Drug Mart Job Fair (Much more legitimate than it sounds!) ... which conveniently was located near a Botanical ...

5 Signs that your backpackers has become a home, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

5 Signs that your backpackers has become a home

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!
1

... to be only provided with free rent. As I have a working visa (that I haven't used) and have spent the last week looking for jobs it would be counterproductive. So unfortunatly Chez Vancouver Fawlty Backpackers will not be operating anytime soon :-)  ...

Wow - this is a Canadian Lake, Sproat Lake, Canada travel blog

Wow - this is a Canadian Lake

A travel blog entry by everywhere

This is a top pick!
3

Another day in the Town, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Another day in the Town

A travel blog entry by jeroenandlinda

This is a top pick!
10

In the morning we took care of some 'admin' things, like booking a hotel for our stay at Pismo (California). Later we took a walk along the sea front to the touristic 'Gastown' district. We saw the Olympic cauldron and the new convention center. I like ...

The Journey Begins..., Vancouver, Canada travel blog

The Journey Begins...

A travel blog entry by sutiramisu

This is a top pick!
3

The Wilson World Tour ...

In the Spirit of a Traditional Halloween, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

In the Spirit of a Traditional Halloween

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!
13

Pumpkins, Zombies and Halloween Parties.  This Halloween I made my first ever Jack O'Lantern. A group of hostel friends had a halloween gathering and went downtown in costume for a Canadian Style Halloween ...

Mount Doug, Victoria, Canada travel blog

Mount Doug

A travel blog entry by cottonbud

This is a top pick!
5

This morning the whole gang trekked from Catherine's place to the beach at Mount Doug. We had lunch on the beach and the kids played on the ...

vancouver via the 2 block perimeter of the embassy, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

vancouver via the 2 block perimeter of the embassy

A travel blog entry by cottonbud

This is a top pick!
1

... , we met up with a couple of online friends at the Banana Leaf Malaysian restaurant on the West End neighbourhood in downtown Vancouver. When we travel, I always research to see if there's a Malaysian restaurant in the city we're in and proceed to eat my ...

Quadra Fall Fair / Tristan Arrives in Vancouver!, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Quadra Fall Fair / Tristan Arrives in Vancouver!

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!
19

... a little more on my navigational skills! :-)  On Thursday we took a bus to Granville Island to view the hive of activity. The Vancouver Fringe festival was taking place and we had booked tickets to a show called 'Opera for Heathens'. It was held in a ...

Home at last, North Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Home at last

A travel blog entry by jsnicka

This is a top pick!
6

Well well 10 months after I touched back down in Vancouver, and I've finally gotten around to uploading all my pictures and editing all of my blogs. I remember it being a long, long journey to get home from Cairo, but I was excited to be coming home so I ...

India awaits, Victoria, Canada travel blog

India awaits

A travel blog entry by mbgower

This is a top pick!
2

It's happened again. My ambition has exceeded reality. With three days before I leave Victoria, I have a task list which wakes me in the foreboding dark of these winter mornings. Most people would assume these tasks are related to my trip. Foolish ...

Departure, North Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Departure

A travel blog entry by jsnicka

This is a top pick!
1
3

... I should have left for the airport but It all got done and off to YVR I went. Spent about an hour puttering about the airport at some ungodly hour, then said my goodbyes to all my loved ones, and just like that, goodbye Vancouver and hello world. -js ...

And then on to mainland Vancouver, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

And then on to mainland Vancouver

A travel blog entry by marshallmatters

This is a top pick!
1
11

... from a pay phone and tell him we had arrived.  So, off I went in search of a cash machine.  Unfortunately, for me, Vancouver bus station is in the roughest part of town, and it was starting to get dark and it was a Tuesday night which I found ...

Mid Trip Reflection: The Art of Solo Travel, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Mid Trip Reflection: The Art of Solo Travel

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!

Ok I know that it's totally cliche but I believe every young traveller hopes to have their "ah huh!" moment. For me it was in the most totally mundane of situations, just hanging out in my room. After 3 1/2 months with the ups and downs (mostly ups) ...

Biking around the bay, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Biking around the bay

A travel blog entry by jeroenandlinda

This is a top pick!
4

... sky was gloomy and there was the smell of rain in the air. When we opened our curtains we saw the beautiful city of Vancouver waiting for us. Disembarkation of the Ship was smooth and within 20 minutes we were standing outside with all of our luggage. We ...

Vancouver Welcome, Vancouver Island, Canada travel blog

Vancouver Welcome

A travel blog entry by charmedlife

This is a top pick!
24

After I made my way on public transit to Kitsilano, a district of Vancouver - the city bus is only $2.25 vs a taxi of $30, I'm already being frugal. Welcomed by a friend I met in the Bahamas was a wonderful way to begin this trip. We went to dinner at ...

Home Sweet Home, North Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Home Sweet Home

A travel blog entry by jsnicka

This is a top pick!
6

... to put Canada into the gold medal game was insane. I'd never seen crowds like that in downtown Vancouver. Everyone high-fiving and all decked out in their Canada gear for hours after the win. Partying in Robson Square was awesome too. And of course, I ...

This Is It, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

This Is It

A travel blog entry by tdv95

This is a top pick!
61

... gets. It also turned out that when we ran the numbers to any and all possible break destinations, the return flights to Vancouver, Canada were very reasonable. In addition to birthday cake, this diversion would also allow us to test drive Vancouver as a ...

Birthday Girls, Nanaimo, Canada travel blog

Birthday Girls

A travel blog entry by tdv95

This is a top pick!
2
11

Just by chance, we dropped by the Harbour View seaplane office/terminal that's next to Coal Harbour in Vancouver and they had a good rate on flights to Nanaimo so, never wanting to pass up a new adventure, we booked a couple of tiny seats on one of these ...

A day in the town, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

A day in the town

A travel blog entry by jeroenandlinda

This is a top pick!
5

... who offered to do a photo shoot of us. We strolled around Yaletown and the to take photos. In the afternoon we drove around Vancouver to look at the beaches, the University and Gastown. We enjoyed out dinner at a very odd Korean BBQ place in Kitsilano. ...

Challenge: A day trip of Vancouver Island, Victoria, Canada travel blog

Challenge: A day trip of Vancouver Island

A travel blog entry by shaeh

This is a top pick!
1
15

Travelling Vancouver Island starting from mainland Vancouver can be undertaken in one day using only public transport. (Leave those cars at home!) Just follow this simple no fail formula and you can do it to: 6:45am Wake - Walk - Train - Walk - Train - ...

Adjusting, Victoria, Canada travel blog

Adjusting

A travel blog entry by mbgower

This is a top pick!

... weather for Victoria, and my body isn't used to it either. But the larger curiosities are the first experiences back in Canada. The supermarket seems like a Las Vegas casino after the stores in Cuba. Cars are everywhere. For days we luxuriate in the ...

Victoria (on Vancouver Island), Victoria, Canada travel blog

Victoria (on Vancouver Island)

A travel blog entry by alexndean

This is a top pick!
1
3

Dean: On Sunday we travelled from Vancouuver over to Victoria on Vancouver Island. We could have just booked ourselves on to a tour bus that would take us across (so no need to worry about the ferry etc) but we decided to do it ourselves, via public ...

Week Forty Five - Vancouver, Vancouver, Canada travel blog

Week Forty Five - Vancouver

A travel blog entry by petenic360

This is a top pick!
1

... out where to get the forms for applying for a Canadian Work Permit. After getting the run around I decide to head into Vancouver to find the Immigration Office. After queuing in the wrong building I am directed twelve blocks away to the Citizenship and ...

Sort by Newest Best first