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…

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…

DINING | WEDGEWOOD HOTEL + SPA: Afternoon Tea

   Wedgewood Hotel & Spa 845 Hornby Street, Vancouver, B.C. An elegant, world-class property set in the heart of Vancouver’s thriving and cosmopolitan downtown; the Wedgewood Hotel has been a well-kept secret to visitors of Vancouver since it opened in 1984.  While the secret is definitely out, the elegance, charm and commitment to service remain….