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Bel Café (801 West Georgia) – now open

BC-based artisan coffee and fresh-baked pastries.  Fresh and delicious sandwiches.  Confectionary delights for your sweet tooth. Inspired by the boulangeries (bakeries) of Paris, Bel Café (801 West Georgia St.) is the newest …

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Events & Lifestyle

Vancouver Christmas Market – at QE Theatre Plaza (Nov 24 to Dec 24, 2011)

I’m happy to hear that the Vancouver Christmas Market (West Georgia x Hamilton Street) will be back again for its second year in downtown Vancouver at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre plaza …

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Events & Lifestyle

Rosewood Hotel Georgia x Farmboy Fine Arts

The Rosewood Hotel Georgia is now home to a stunning collection of fine Canadian art curated by Farmboy Fine Arts, an international art consultancy group based in Vancouver, which focuses on collaborative art. The collection comprises of over 200 pieces of Canadian art, with the only exception being two pieces by British artist, Patrick Hughes, which are located in the hotel’s lobby and in the entrance to the Private Residences at Hotel Georgia.

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Food & Drink

Ebi-Ten Robson (388 Robson Street x Homer)

I’ve checked in on FourSquare so many times, I thought it’s about time I write a few words on Ebi-Ten on Robson Street.   I work around here in my dayjob, …

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Amacon – Tree Lighting Celebration (Dec 2, 2010)

On Thursday, December 2 at 5:30 p.m. Amacon will kick off the holidays with a Christmas tree lighting at the Vancouver Art Gallery (Georgia Street side). The lighting of the Rockefeller-style 50-foot tree is the largest of its kind in Western Canada and will raise money for a variety of local charities.  The event will be emceed by Rock 101’s Bro Jake, with appearances by the BC Lions, the BC Lions Cheerleaders, the Vancouver Giants, the Vancouver Children’s Choir and the guest of honour, Santa Claus. Entertainment acts begin at 5:30 p.m. and there will be a 10-second countdown prior to the lighting of the tree at 6:45 p.m.  Fore more information, please see the flyer below.

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FeaturedFood & Drink

Corner Suite Bistro De Luxe

It was everything you could imagine it being, with white beans layered with sausage, duck confit and fois gras with a poached egg and hollandaise sauce.

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