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Prestons at the Coast Hotel in Chilliwack – Day 20

Okay, it’s not downtown Vancouver – but it was a great dinner so we’re going to fudge the rules a little on this one so I can tell you all about it. (What’s the point of being in charge if

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A vegetarian & gluten-free Indian feast at NIRVANA on Main – DAY 12

Jared and I both love indian food. I’d have to say that NIRVANA on Main St. served up the best Indian meal I’ve had outside of Vij’s – ever. Major price different though – our indulgent lunch for two at

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Day 8: St. Paddy’s Day Breakfast at Subeez Cafe/Restaurant/Bar

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! SLAINTE! (that’s a nice Irish toast that means “to your health”) We awoke to the sound of bagpipes warming up outside our window. It was far earlier in the morning than it should have been, given

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Day 3: Yaletown Brewing is warm, dry, and the wind stays outside. Plus, they have beer!

Although today started off looking just a little grey and windy, it quickly progressed into a full blown sideways rain-pounding-on-my-windows-power-outage kind of day. Where to go when you don’t really want to leave your house, but you’re going to meet

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Day 2: Spring ahead into Sunday brunch at the Wallflower

Sunday morning dawned as a somewhat nice day in downtown Vancouver – no rain, almost sunny even – and we walked to Granville skytrain station and hopped on a very short skytrain and then an even shorter bus ride to

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