Most travellers who consider Vancouver as their next destinations are often told that it is one of the best places to live in the world. Emma Higgins was also under this illusion, but uncovered the homeless side to this city that tourists are often unaware of.
If you are one of the over 500 people planning to attend the Travel Blog Exchange in Vancouver on June 11 and 12, 2011, here's what you need to know to make the most of the conference and your time in this beautiful city.
With an abundance of talented chefs, international cuisines and top-quality locally sourced ingredients, Vancouver offers so many great places to fill your face that a time-strapped tourist never has to spend time wondering what to eat—only where to eat it.
The second, third, fourth and more visits to certain cities bring new discoveries, more views and another focus. Henry Miller's quote about a new way of seeing things was brought home directly to Mary Keener on this last trip.