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Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Sunset Beach

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Sunset Beach

Aptly named, Sunset Beach is a local gem in Vancouver that is famous for some of the most incredible views of sunset. Catch golden hour here from the Burrard Street Bridge overlooking the beachfront, then head down the steps and wander along the Seawall. Typically […]

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: University of British Columbia

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: University of British Columbia

Some of the most beautiful sunsets that I have been privy to watch have occurred at UBC, my beautifully spacious campus, surrounded on three sides by water and dotted with a number of buildings from which the sunset can be glimpsed. The apartments behind Law […]

Whytecliff Park Hike

Whytecliff Park Hike

Whytecliff Park, along the Sea to Sky Highway, is a favourite spot among local Vancouverites to escape the city and find a rocky, scrambling paradise. Find yourself a perch from which to watch the sun disappear behind the mountains, casting orange and purple rippled glows […]

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Kitsilano Beach

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Kitsilano Beach

Kitsilano Beach is a local Vancouver favourite, and is easily accessible by public transit as well as by car with an abundance of available parking. The Boathouse Restaurant right on the beachfront offers an array of dining options, with both sit-in and take-out available. There are […]

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Lions Gate Bridge

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Lions Gate Bridge

Sam and I parked at Stanley Park’s Prospect Point and trekked out to the Lions Gate Bridge to gently hobble across it and catch the sunset, and it was absolutely breathtaking. It’s a view you get quite often as you drive across the bridge from […]

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: English Bay

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: English Bay

English Bay is one of the nicest, if one of the busiest, places to watch the sunset in all of Vancouver. A sandy stretch of beach right downtown, featuring an abundance of food and drink options as well as the start of the iconic Stanley […]

Cabin Lake and Eagle Bluffs Hike

Cabin Lake and Eagle Bluffs Hike

Eagle Bluffs via the gorgeous Cabin Lake is one of my favourite after-work hikes. Cabin Lake is the perfect spot for a warm afternoon swim to relax after the first 45-minute steep scramble before continuing on to Eagle Bluffs for sunset over the best panoramic […]

Bridal Veil Falls Hike

Bridal Veil Falls Hike

We spent Mother’s Day driving the winding roads of Abbotsford and Chilliwack to reach the cascading Bridal Veil Falls. The hike is barely that, and is more of a quick walk up, but the falls are stunning. They crash down in a massive sheet of water, […]

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Coal Harbour

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Coal Harbour

While my all-time favourite places to watch sunsets from are the tops of mountains, a beautiful city sunset can be found at Vancouver’s incredible waterfront. Bring a picnic and set yourself up on one of the concrete blocks adorning Coal Harbour’s Jack Poole Plaza and […]

Vancouver Bucket List

Vancouver Bucket List

Vancouver: one of the most vibrant, exciting and all-experiences-included cities in Canada. Situated idyllically on the west coast means that this bustling metropolis is just steps from the ocean, the forests, the beach and the mountains. All year round, Vancouver is bursting with activities and […]