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Vancouver sees record number of tourists in 2014

Wanting Qu knocks it out of the ball park for Vancouver: city sees record number of tourists in 2014

The city saw the highest visitation numbers in its history with nearly 8.94 million over night stays.

Vancouver's Chinese pop star to draw in tourism: The SinoFile

Did you know there was a Chinese pop star in Vancouver? Well now she's bringing in the tourism dollars.

Vancouver voted best city in Canada by readers of Travel + Leisure

Travel + Leisure readers have once again voted Vancouver the best city in Canada. Each year, the magazine polls readers for their best travel experiences. The results are compiled and published in...

Coffee Morning at the HiVE wtih Interactive Athletes Corp and REV Technologies

As HiVE members Interactive Athletes Corp and REV Technologies wrapped up their coffee morning talks about their upcoming projects, participants, who intently listened...

Tourism Vancouver launches campaign to rebuild city's image

An independent review will look at the planning that led up to the Stanley Cup riot last week, including whether recommendations that emerged after a similar riot in 1994 were ever enacted. The B.C....

One Vancouver Cab Company Providing Driver Training to Prepare for Olympic Crowds; Others Undetermined

Not all Vancouver cab companies have the same level of quality control in the leadup to the Olympics. Last week's CTV story on the lack of knowledge on Olympic venue locations by cabbies was...

Hot hunks pole climbing and other Canadian treats

I'd just shelled out sixty dollars and twenty cents to get my two boys, aged 5 and 11, and my eleven-year-old's friend on the tram, and I was hellbent on having fun. After the Capilano Suspension...