Fall In Vancouver

It’s official: fall is here. While the days are colder and inevitably rainier, Vancouver is still a beautiful city to visit and explore throughout this season. To ensure you’re properly prepared, our Vancouver Extended Stay team has created the ultimate Fall In Vancouver guide: What To Pack The first thing to consider when packing for your Vancouver trip is the weather. Although it’s not likely…

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Granville Island Tour

Now that the warmer weather is finally here, it’s time to get outside and start exploring this incredible city we’re lucky to call home. Granville Island is undoubtedly one of Vancouver’s most popular tourist destinations, and conveniently, isn’t a far commute from Vancouver Extended Stay! Planning a visit? Our team has rounded up their top three reasons why you should! Photo Source: Vancouver Courier  Incredible…

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Vancouver Extended Stay’s Top April Events

As we head into the first full month of spring, we’re likely not the only ones looking forward to longer days and warmer weather. In anticipation of this (and the likelihood of some Vancouver rain), our team at Vancouver Extended Stay has rounded up their top 5 April events and activities to pack your calendar with, rain or shine:   Cherry Blossom Festival – April…

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Vancouver Extended Stay’s Top 5 Favourite Holiday Events

‘Tis officially the season! Many of Vancouver’s most loved holiday events kick off this month, and we could not be more excited. In anticipation of the yuletide festivities, our team at Vancouver Extended Stay have rounded up their favourite celebrations throughout the lower mainland. Source: Vancouver Christmas Market Vancouver Christmas Market: Eat, drink, and be merry. Featuring more than 75 huts of authentic, German sweets…

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Top 5 Can’t-Miss Summer Events In Vancouver

Now that summer’s officially kicked off in Vancouver, we know how quickly calendars are filling up. From patio get-togethers with friends, to weekend getaways in the Okanagan, there’s no shortage of seasonal activities to keep busy. To help you plan accordingly, our team at Vancouver Extended Stay has rounded up their top 5 can’t miss summer events. Whether it’s movies in the park, or nights…

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Cherry Blossoms Spring is in the air – Recommended May Activities

Its Spring time!!! The sky is clear, flowers are blooming everywhere and rainy days are almost a memory from the past. Vancouver begins to make justice to its well known Beautiful British Columbia trademark and we have selected a list of the most exciting and fun adventures for you to explore during this time of year. Whether you are seeking a family activity or exploring local markets…

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spring Vancouver Spring Break

Happy Spring !!! Longer and warmer days, anywhere you look around Vancouver, flowers are blossoming and you don’t want to miss out on these great spots & attractions. VanDusen Botanical Garden Surrounded by 22 hectares of delicate colorful landscape design with plants displaying a broad mixed ecosystem ranging from the Himalayas to the Mediterranean, from Louisiana swamps to the Pacific Northwest. This magnificent garden is…

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PNE playland haunted mansion What to do for Halloween in Vancouver?

October is a great month to visit Vancouver – the leaves are changing colors, it’s not too hot or too cold, pumpkin spice lattes are back, and you get to dress up for Halloween! Here at Vancouver Extended Stay we love Halloween and have made a list of fun activities– other than eating ridiculous amounts of candy and chocolate. Ghostly Vancouver Tours These guys offer…

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Cherry Blossoms Top 10 Free Summer Activities in Vancouver

Vancouver has lots of fun events and activities going on for the summer months. The best part is that many of them can be enjoyed free of charge. Take advantage of the sunny days with our list of the top 10 free activities: 1 – Celebration of Lights Fireworks Vancouver holds a yearly competition where top firework manufacturers around the world battle it out for…

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Capilano Suspension Bridge Nearby Hiking Trails

From the high-end shops at Robson Street, the various ethnic restaurants, to the beautiful mountains and ocean, Vancouver has a bit of everything for everyone. For those looking for a little nature, there are plenty of nearby trails to escape the city buzz. The following hiking spots are not only free, but also accessible by transit, so no excuses to grab your sneakers and head…

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