Sunset on Grouse Mountain

The Tourism Challenge kicked in Friday and since then, Vancouver has been blessed with gorgeous weather. Yesterday after work, we hopped on the SeaBus and headed up for Grouse Mountain. The late afternoon sun was warm, the light bright and the sky, perfectly clear. After an almost vertical 900 meter climb, the Blue Skyride cable-car…

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Vancouver Tourism Challenge 2006

These are fun, busy days. Yesterday saw a second Vancouver-Frenchie coffee-blog-turned-Indian-Food get-together. Steph and Fab told me all there is to know about the French blogging scene, and Lyon’s in particular. Good times! The Vancouver 2006 Tourism Challenge has officially started, so my next few posts will obviously be focusing on the Greater Vancouver attractions.…

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Sleepless in Vancouver ~

Hasn’t it been said that sleeping is dying a little? Well I guess it’s a good thing that I’ve been spending my last few nights up and about, then. Between the late evening walks through the downtown streets watching the city interact with its people, the middle-of-the-night trips to the Main St. coffee shop that…

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Bons souvenirs ~

“On vous demande de répondre par oui ou par non, alors ça dépend, ça dépasse!” “C’est parce qu’allumette, ça prend deux L, comme les avions.” [Le Père Noël est une ordure] Note: Apres mûre réflexion et pour rassurer tous les grands enfants parmi nous, je me dois de préciser que la ligne entre crochets ci-dessus…

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Vancouver Graffiti ~

I‘ve posted a new Vancouver-related photo gallery, this time showcasing the work of others. It’s called Vancouver Graffiti and it aims at exploring another one of our city’s many faces. It will eventually be followed by a second gallery focusing on architectural styles, house and building particularities and so on, once I’ve accumulated enough materials.…

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