Category Archives: Gastown

Photo of the Week: Gastown Ariel

Gastown is one of my favorite parts of the city.  So much history, lots of fantastic food, and when it’s not overrun by tourists, it can be a really pleasant area just to walk in!  Here we see it from … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week – Vancouver Dragon Boats!

In this photo, taken by Roaming the Planet, we see just a few of the many Dragon boat teams that filled the waters of False Creek this weekend, for the 2014 Dragon Boat Festival.  The annual festival features hundreds of racers, … Continue reading

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Vancouver Photo of the Week – Vancouver Rail Yard

Old Town Rail Yards This colourful shot of train cars in Vancouver was taken by Terry Lawson.  While the skies are still a bit grey – the bright colours of the containers and the adjacent buildings brighten up the city … Continue reading

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McLennan and McFeely / Koret Lofts – Vancouver Heritage Buildings

Location - 55 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6A, Canada Originally built back in 1906, The McLennan and McFeely Building was created to serve it’s purpose as a commercial warehouse at East Cordova and Columbia Street, in the Gastown area of … Continue reading

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Pubs / Bars of the month – December

Christmas –  it is known to be a time where people gather to have a catch up with friends, eat, drink and be merry so they say.  So starting from December, possibly the most social time of year, we are … Continue reading

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Vancouver Photo Of The Week (December Week 2)

In the days gathering up to Christmas, there are various sights to go and see around Vancouver, but this photo taken in Gastown shows, apart from the quaint stores and age-ed surroundings, you will also find the famous Gastown Steam … Continue reading

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