TRAVEL ⎪ TOFINO: A weekend getaway to Tofino Resort & Marina

Tofino Resort & Marina 634 Campbell St, Tofino, BC 1 844-680-4184 Tofino has always been one of my favourite resort towns to visit on Vancouver Island.  So when my husband and I had the chance to visit for the weekend, I quickly jumped at the opportunity. On this trip, we stayed at Tofino’s newest resort…

TRAVEL | 72 hours in New York.

This was my first trip to New York and I was really excited to experience this lively city! My Cathay Pacific red-eye flight landed at JFK at 7 am and we were promptly picked up by SuperShuttle and transported to our hotel. Located at the crossroads of Tribeca and the Financial District, Four Seasons Hotel Downtown…

TRAVEL | WHISTLER: Staycation at Four Seasons Resort and Residences

Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler 4591 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, BC, V0N 1B4 Tel: (604) 935-3400 Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler is one of North America’s top mountain resorts having been named Whistler‘s only Forbes Five Star Resort. In addition to world-class skiing, this award-winning Four Seasons Mountain Resort offers the ultimate year-round getaway in…

TRAVEL | HAWAII: Aulani: A Disney Resort and Spa in Ko’Olina, Hawaii

Aulani Disney Hawaii Resort and Spa 92-1185 Ali’inui Dr, Kapolei, HI 96707, USA Phone: 1 (866) 443-4763 Aulani was voted best Family Beach Hotel in the World by Travel and Leisure. Aulani which means “messenger of chief” is situated on 21 acres of beautiful beachfront property on the Leeward coast of O’ahu. It was built…

DINE| RAWBAR at the FAIRMONT PACIFIC RIM: Boozy Brunch

Fairmont Pacific Rim – The Lobby Lounge/RawBar 1038 Canada Pl, Vancouver, B.C. Phone:  (604) 695-5300 Fairmont Pacific Rim is located in Coal Harbour of downtown Vancouver. This hotel offers many great dining options, but I was here to experience RawBar’s newest brunch menu, Five Course Cocktail Brunch. The RawBar, situated in The Lobby Lounge of the…

TRAVEL | VICTORIA: Fairmont Empress

Fairmont Empress  721 Government St, Victoria, B.C. Tel: (250) 384-8111 Built in 1908 the Fairmont Empress (formerly knows as The Empress Hotel) is the most iconic and oldest building in Victoria, B.C. The chateau-style hotel has recently completed Phase 1 of its restoration. The traditional decor of approximately half of the 464 guest rooms and…

DINE | Shangri-La Hotel: Picasso The Muses Dinner at the Market by Jean-Georges

Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver: Market by Jean-Georges 1128 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, B.C. Tel: (604) 695 1115  Shangri-La Hotel has partnered with the Vancouver Art Gallery to celebrate Picasso and his Muses; the six women who influenced his life and art. The Market by Jean-Georges has created a dinner series featuring the muses and their  role on that…

DINING | Fairmont Hotel Vancouver: Mad Hatter Afternoon Tea

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver 900 W Georgia St, Vancouver, B.C. Tel: (604) 684 3131 I was fortunate enough to experience Fairmont Hotel Vancouver’s new themed High Tea menu and venue; and what a theme it was…The Mad Hatter! Imagine being transported into one of the all time favourite story books, “Alice in Wonderland!” Upon entering the…

TRAVEL | FAIRMONT PACIFIC RIM HOTEL: A Luxury Getaway

FAIRMONT PACIFIC RIM HOTEL 1038 Canada Place Vancouver, B.C. Tel: 1 866 940 4075 Fairmont Pacific Rim is located in Coal Harbour waterfront and offers luxurious and contemporary rooms for anyone looking for a romantic getaway. This chic downtown oasis offers 367 stylish rooms with five star amenities and award winning spa – Willow Stream Spa. Here are my…

TRAVEL | Wedgewood Hotel & Spa

  Wedgewood Hotel & Spa 845 Hornby Street Vancouver, B.C. Tel: (604) 689 – 7777 Staycation at the Wedgwood Hotel and Spa. My husband and I were long overdue for a date night, so we jumped on the opportunity to enjoy a little staycation at Vancouver’s famed Wedgewood Hotel & Spa. The Wedgewood Hotel & Spa…