Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel

395 Kingsway, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5T 3J7, Canada | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located in the Metrotown area of Vancouver, is near Kitsilano Pool, Vancouver TheatreSports League, Mountain Equipment Co-op, and Exotic World Museum.
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Travel Blogs from Vancouver

All aboard the Struggle Bus

A travel blog entry by ditdotnonny on Aug 02, 2014

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... last time I looked I could name every car on the road (ok,... that was 1977).... What happened to me? CELTA happened to me that's what. Surely designed to put you off teaching for life and make you happy to have a job collecting supermarket trolleys.. cos that's all you're worth.

Its ok, I passed. No sooner had the course ended than I only had 24 hours to enjoy Vancouver before moving on. In those hours I had the best time. I ...

Invisible whales and words that rhyme with duck

A travel blog entry by megenexplore on Jul 29, 2014

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... for a wash and cut on the Friday, of course I said yes! Banging! A free haircut?! Although my dad wasn't best pleased when I told him I was having my hair cut by a stranger, I think he immediately assumed it was a 52 year old, sweaty, Mexican called Pablo or something. I quickly reassured him that the wicked girl I met was definitely no Pablo. I then arrived at a hostel, the wrong hostel, although I felt stupid at the time.. WHO decided it was a smart idea to put two hostels ...

Closeness, proximity and deathball

A travel blog entry by sparkeflies on Jul 21, 2014

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... since coming back to Vancouver, because I’m coming back to a group of people with whom lack of proximity does not at all translate into lack of closeness.

Vancouver is a transient place. A diverse place. A very hard city to crack. You’ll find article after article online about Vancouver’s 'friendliness problem’ (this is a good one: ...

BC Ambulance Service

A travel blog entry by ironhide502 on Jun 10, 2014

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... well resourced, one thing the Canadians have a hard time visualising is our state and the remoteness of some of Sub Centers, and how we don't have our own Air Ambulance. I was interested to, hear how their officers are licensed not registered and how that qualification is not transferable with other provinces. They also have St John Ambulance here but they are like our Event Services Team and are purely voluntary. Once Don had dropped us back at the ...

Back to Vancouver

A travel blog entry by gregd999 on Jun 01, 2014

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... with a coffee in our hands - must be Mike's idea of heaven.

Noticed one bench seat in the hotel car park near our bedroom as we returned, and as it was too nice to eat inside, we passed our breakfast through the window, climbed out, and enjoyed the fresh air. We just hoped that the motel didn't think that I was trying to smuggle my evening guest away.

Checked out, cloaked our bags and went for a long ...