2010 Olymic Cauldron – Vancouver, Canada

CauldronThousands upon thousands came to see the majestic Cauldron lit during the 2010 Winter Games. With the Games complete, the Cauldron remains as a permanent landmark on the Jack Poole Plaza. This was definitely something on the top of our list to see. I was hoping it would be lit with fire, but apparently they only lit with fire for certain reasons,  and on certain days, like Canada Day. However, it is lit with lights every night and they change the colors depending on the season or again for special occasions. Continue reading “2010 Olymic Cauldron – Vancouver, Canada”

Take a Walk on the Suspension Bridge at Lynn Canyon Park, Vancouver

One of the main things I wanted to see and do while we were in Vancouver was checking out Lynn Canyon Park. This amazing park features a suspension bridge that sways 50 meters above the canyon. This was the attraction that had me wanting to visit and explore the park. The canyon also offers a selection of walking and hiking trails that connect to other parks in the region such as Lynn Headwaters, Rice Lake, and Inter River Park. It is huge and very beautiful.   Continue reading “Take a Walk on the Suspension Bridge at Lynn Canyon Park, Vancouver”

Explore Beautiful Stanley Park with Us

Stanley Park - SignOne of the top few things I wanted to do in Vancouver was visit Stanley Park. I can happily say we visited the park a couple of times and it is quite beautiful.  We weren’t there in the fall, but I could imagine how nice it would be in October or November. Continue reading “Explore Beautiful Stanley Park with Us”

The Vancouver Lookout Tower at Harbour Centre

harbour-centreWe just got back recently from Vancouver and had a great time. It was our anniversary so while we were there we decided to visit The Vancouver Lookout Tower at Harbour Centre. It was absolutely amazing. I know I say that a lot, but it really was.  It is the only place in Vancouver that you can enjoy a 360º aerial view of Vancouver. The best part was that it was an all-day ticket and we were able to go back later that evening after dinner.  Continue reading “The Vancouver Lookout Tower at Harbour Centre”