I Love VanCity

This video pretty much sums up how I feel about Vancouver.   We all know that Vancouver is a beautiful city, but the longer you spend in the city, the more you get to appreciate the beauty that goes beyond the surface and that’s where the real beauty lies. The diverse communities and people, the Read More »

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Banff Farmers Market

It’s official. The best street meat in Canada is the elk smokies at the Banff Farmers Market. Made by a local farmer who sells all kinds of elk and bison products, the meat is amazing. I over heard someone who had recently enjoyed the elk steaks ask the farmer “what do you do to make it Read More »

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The dangers of bear spray

We always recommend that you carry bear spray when you’re hiking. Just today I was asked by someone on the trail if I had spotted “Bear 64”, Banff’s local bear this season. He was spotted a few weeks ago close to town on the Fenlands trail. The trail has opened up again and the bear Read More »

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90s Party Banff

It was a decade of opposites. Seattle was changing the world with grunge, while executives fashioned teen hunks into boy bands. Everyone under 25 folowed the kids of West Beverly High, while everyone over 25 tuned into Melrose Place. It was all about PCs, then DVDs, then MP3s. So whether its Doc Martens or Roller Read More »

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