The New Vancouver

In recent weeks it seem there is an stream of endless announcements of new landmark building slated for construction on Vancouver’s downtown peninsula. Thankfully, these bold designs would provide some much-needed contrast to our oft-monotonous skyline, and in...

Vancouver: Mind-numbingly boring?

By now I’m sure many of you have seen the conversation happening around social-media circles regarding The Economist blog post referring to Vancouver as mind-numbingly boring. Being born and raised in the region, and being relatively well-travelled (43 countries...

Nelson Park

It’s that kind of day #westend #vancouver #nofilter A photo posted by dubbuldee (@dubbuldee) on May 3, 2015 at 4:50pm PDT I think I may have found a new hobby for this summer: Picnic. And Nelson Park is the perfect place for it. codepeople-post-map require...

The West End

Love this addition to the #westend #vancouver A photo posted by dubbuldee (@dubbuldee) on Apr 11, 2015 at 2:47pm PDT The West End has long been an enviable neighbourhood.  What’s not to like?  You’re right downtown, always within minutes of the central...

English Bay Oil Spill

Image courtesy of Chad Day, News 1130.   A pretty good wake up call for those pushing for increased tanker traffic through English Bay and Burrard Inlet.  The danger is real, and we are simply unprepared.  Can we please stop playing with oil and move on already?...