To be honest, we were pretty tickled to spend the day rediscovering the aquarium’s exhibits old and new, from the Amazonian wildlife to the magnificent beluga whales. But things just got a little more festive this past weekend as it marked the arrival of Scuba Claus, who returns for his annual visit to celebrate the holidays at the newly expanded Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre!… <-- continue reading -->
Local goodness in the form of stylish new shops is spreading through the various pockets of Vancouver. One of these newcomers is Trout & Co. in the Kensington-Cedar Cottage neighbourhood of East Vancouver. Owned by Hannah J. Newton and Emilie Crewe, the shop concept is a general store and art exhibition space, featuring handmade goods made in Canada (many of the makers are local Vancouverites).… <-- continue reading -->
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