Oh Canada – 149 Reasons to love The Truth North, Strong and Free

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Happy Canada day from the land of maple syrup, Bieber and beavers. To celebrate our Country’s 149th Canada I wanted to  share 149 things to love about travel, food and culture from Canada. If you live here, cheers! If you’re coming to visit, here’s 149 reasons you should.

1. Space to roam. We have big skies, big mountains, lots of rivers, oceanfront playgrounds and trees. We have only four people per square kilometre compared to 232 people per square kilometre in Germany. Now that’s elbow room. Read more

Shopcouver: An Insider’s guide to Shopping in Vancouver

Vancouver Skyline with BC Place Stadium Photo credit: Albert Normandin/Tourism Vancouver
Vancouver Skyline with BC Place Stadium Photo credit: Albert Normandin/Tourism Vancouver

Guest Post By: Miranda Sam, founder Style by Fire

Not even five years ago, when “Vancouver” and “fashion” were used in the same sentence, Goretex would have been thrown in the mix — okay, and maybe Lululemon too. But times sure have changed, and soon enough, Vancouver just may take over Toronto as the Canadian city with the most fashion flagships. Whether or not this city wins yet another title to stack on top of its Most Livable City awards, here are the three most iconic Vancouver neighbourhoods with amazing fashion boutiques. Read more