Tag Archives: Vancouver

Point Atkinson Lighthouse

On a perfect summer day, we hiked through Point Atkinson Park to the lighthouse. Usually, the lighthouse was closed off to the public, but on this and about four other days that summer, this locked off area was open to those who registered with the guides to celebrate Canada’s 150th. Continue reading Point Atkinson Lighthouse

Colour — it’s Singapore

For the first two months of last year, I lapped up the warmth away from my part of Canada experiencing a record snow fall. Unlike the rest of the country, Vancouver averages a week of snow a year, but last year snow fell for months. Continue reading Colour — it’s Singapore

Richmond

I skytrained to Richmond to the heart of Vancouver’s Chinese community. I may have been surrounded by Asian languages, but I entered the Richmond Centre to find a shopping centre no different from any other, with only one Chinese restaurant. Continue reading Richmond