Club Intrawest - Vancouver
Travel Blogs from Vancouver
... small art galleries. We enjoyed strolling round, but could tell that it would be even better in the sunshine; Fiona showed us some photos of the view on a sunny day with shimmering water, the sparkling city and the North Shore mountains in the background, which looked a bit more spectacular than the mist in front of us. We didn't actually see the mountains until our last night in Vancouver, and we were starting to doubt the existence ...
... for dinner, tried another beer - I have a new Canadian favourite now - 1664 Blanc - a real 'girl beer'! Had a good fun bar man - Parker who kept the tourists entertained. George even introduced Parker to a new drink - Frangelico Pancake. It's the only pub we've come across where you can buy the barman a drink and he's allowed to drink it. Overnight: Rosedale on Robson. This time we have a suite with a kitchenette and separate lounge. Really good spot for a three night ...
... free and spritzed myself with J'dore because I'll be plenty stinky after a day of work + two days of travel. The Vancouver airport is beautiful but most of the shops and restaurants were closed. Good thing, because I might have been tempted by Tim Hortons otherwise.
My Friday will only last about 5 hours since we will cross the international date line a few hours after departure from Canada.
... the final sprint. I'm pretty sure I heard him mutter under his breath,"No way I'm gonna let those lil' ****ers win” before overextending himself and then stubbing his toe near the finish line. WIth no chance of a photo finish, it was declared a tie.
Sensing how easy-going we are, they decided to then milk us for a second task. This one consisted of doing the Harlem Shake, a YouTube fad that none of us old geezers had any clue about. So ...
... Off to Victoria Park - I was so disappointed that we could not spend more than 20 min there -'it is so vast, you really need a whole day to enjoy it. The park has lots of critters, skunks, raccoons, squirrel chipmunk.....but they do have signs advising that some of these raccoons may have rabies - don't get bitten. A drive thru town, Chinatown and the the Granville Island Markets - a ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services