Home to azure waters, a warm pebbled beach, high cliffs and a vibrant beach bar, this is the French Riviera.
Now that I’m unofficially graduated from university, my evenings are free from the burdens of summer school, so Sarah and I celebrated with a lazy evening at Kitsilano Beach, complete with ice cream and sunset swims.
I live in an apartment on campus where I go to uni, but luckily home is only an hour or so away, and when I come home for a weekend escape, mum likes to take me down to the beach for a walk and an ice cream.
Having lived here for 10 years now, I’ve experienced a lot that Vancouver has to offer.
There’s a funny story behind how we discovered this one actually.
Steveston in Richmond is a cute little seaside fisherman’s village that is well worth the effort.
My friend Shae invited me to join her and her dad on a roadtrip up into the interior of BC to Penticton where some of her family lives to enjoy the sunshine and to get away from the city for a bit.