Vancouver

Vancouver may be known for its great outdoors, but the city has a bevy of great, family-friendly museums that will guarantee hours of fun for kids and adults alike. Check out these great family-friendly museums in Vancouver, British Columbia. | thetravellingmom.ca

Great Family-Friendly Museums in Vancouver

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Sure, we know and love Vancouver for its outdoor activities; the wondrous bounty of beaches, hiking trails, and ski slopes. But surprise! There are a bevy of great family-friendly Vancouver museums that will guarantee hours of fun for kids and adults alike. So when the rainy days come – which they will, but even if they don’t – plan a visit to any of these seven unique museums to view 19th century costumes, totem poles, heavy mining machinery, and Vancouver’s first morgue. You…

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It's an East meets West Asian foodie feast in Richmond, a suburb just south of Vancouver, British Columbia. How to find the best Richmond restaurants for hungry families. | thetravellingmom.ca

How to Find the Best Richmond Restaurants for Families

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Whether it’s the festive Chinese New Year season or any day of the week, the opportunities to enjoy Asian cuisine in Vancouver are everywhere. This is especially true in the epicenter of the Asian dining scene – the Vancouver suburb of Richmond. With over 800 restaurants, more than 80% of which offer Asian cuisine of every description and price point, locals and visitors do not have to leave British Columbia to experience the best of Asia. Some of the best Richmond…

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The green heart of Vancouver is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the city. Here's how to spend an autumn day exploring Stanley Park

An Amazing Autumn Day at Stanley Park, Vancouver

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I adore summer in my hometown of Vancouver. But – confession time – my favorite time of year has to be the fall. The busy summer tourist season has waned, leaving space to walk, hike and bike about town on crisp, sunny days. If autumn is the perfect time to visit Vancouver, it’s also a fabulous season to enjoy the green heart and urban oasis of the city, Stanley Park. When Expedia.ca asked me to share my favorite things about…

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Ten things to do in Vancouver before the summer ends

Ten Things to do in Vancouver before Summer Ends

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Fall is just around the corner, but summer ain’t over yet. Don’t let a minute go by without enjoying one (or all) of these ten things to do in Vancouver in summer, before it ends. Things to do in Vancouver in Summer 1. Walk or bike around Stanley Park Stanley Park has just been voted the best park in the world via TripAdvisor. I think that we locals sometimes forget the awesomeness of the green heart of the city –…

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Where to find the best ice cream treats in Vancouver

Where to Enjoy the Best Ice Cream in Vancouver

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To the delight of kids of all ages, the artisanal ice cream scene in Vancouver has exploded in recent years. You don’t have to walk, bike or travel far to find amazing, organic, hand-churned ice cream made from locally sourced ingredients. Here are six of our favorite hangouts to enjoy the best ice cream in Vancouver on a warm summer’s night. Where to Enjoy the Best Ice Cream in Vancouver A post shared by Claudia | Travel Writer (@thetravellingmom) on Feb…

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