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Chinese immigrants happy with life in Metro Vancouver: survey

Not necessarily surprising results but interesting nevertheless, as well as the differences between mainland and Hong Kong Chinese:

The survey found Chinese immigrants are very happy with their level of political freedom in Canada, with 77 per cent saying it’s better here and only two per cent saying it’s worse.

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Burton PK 2014

Last night was my second PK with Burton! Definitely different from last years, which was a little bit chaotic because they had employees come out from Whistler as well. 277 more words


The List: Item 5. Granville Island & Public Markets

Ticked off The List: August 30, 2012

Perhaps my favourite place in all of Vancouver is Granville Island. A perfect summer day is spent wandering the various shops and the Public Market and lunch eaten outside at Go Fish. 73 more words

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L'Abattoir Opens New Private Dining Room

This week L’Abattoir opened up a new private dining room in its Gastown restaurant. Tucked away just behind the main dining room area, you can access the private room at 1 Gaolers Mews (L’Abattoir is on Carrall Street). 220 more words


Fall in Vancouver

A friend and I enjoyed a sunny warm day lately in a river valley park. This is only one of many green spaces in Vancouver. What a great place to visit. 9 more words


Introduction to Vancouver Love

I’ve lived in this city for 18 days now and it has been quite the experience. Vancouver is such an incredible place. But why? why does this city make me want to leave everything I’ve ever known to go to a school that is basically it’s own island to chase a dream I probably could have had in Edmonton. 262 more words