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Chinatown has always mesmerized me; fascinated and tantalized me, but it's been years since the last time I prowled it's streets. Minutes from the Waterfront Station and next to Gastown, Chinatown has a mystique all it's own. Apparently it is the 2nd largest Chinatown in North America - next to...
It seems like Vancouver can't get enough of the fiberglass street statues........During the Olympics it was Orcas, we've had eagles and bears too, and now its dozens of sculptures modelled after the 2,200-year-old terracotta warrior statues unearthed in China decades ago. The warriors — each pa...
It's been a whilie since I've been on Active Rain - and as I was writing up this blog on WordPress and for Facebook I thought I really should get back to my 'first-love' - Active Rain! So..... A suburbanite being an urbanite for seven days ~ isn’t that the cat’s meow? Having lived in the countr...
So public transit, where I come from is a four letter word. Out here in Chilliwack we can only dream that one day we will have any form of transit taking us to Abbotsford never mind down-town Vancouver (Greyhound excluded of course – put does that fall under the category of transit?). In the pa...