Doing the tourist thing ~

Tourism Challenge, day three. Yesterday was Sunday, the 23rd of April. The Sun Run was going on and downtown Vancouver was crawling with people. I woke up a little late, having spent a long evening at Seida’s friends on the way back from Grouse Mountain. Turkish origin and beer, and awesome hospitality. :-) So this…

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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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