VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #253 | A Local Distiller Made “Fernet British Columbia”

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #253 | A Local Distiller Made “Fernet British Columbia”

by Shaun Layton | Fernet Branca may be known as a "bartender's handshake" among local cocktail connoisseurs, but the medicinal Amaro is more of a mainstream… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #252 | It Had A Quality Pizzeria Floating In False Creek

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #252 | It Had A Quality Pizzeria Floating In False Creek

(via) On of the most remarkable (and delicious) aspects of Vancouver's meteoric rise as a food city has been the quick elevation of its pizza game. It went… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #251 | Use Of The New UberEATS App Was Permitted

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #251 | Use Of The New UberEATS App Was Permitted

For reasons that still evade us, the car service Uber is still banned in Vancouver. That means we won't be getting a taste of UberEATS, Uber's new food… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #250 | It Had A Lot More Fun That Was Rain-Activated

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #250 | It Had A Lot More Fun That Was Rain-Activated

(via) When StatsCan released its silly "satisfaction report" earlier this month and found ours to be the most bummed out city in Canada, you have to think that… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #249 | It Had A Fast, Amenity-Rich Express Bus Option

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #249 | It Had A Fast, Amenity-Rich Express Bus Option

Cooler? Perhaps not. But competition is good, right? That's why we think something like San Francisco's new LEAP express buses would be an interesting… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #248 | It Had A Restaurant Staffed By People Over 50

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #248 | It Had A Restaurant Staffed By People Over 50

by Andrew Morrison | I had a nice two-birthday, three-bottle lunch with a couple of friends at Hy's Encore last week. The server was incredible; a seasoned… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #247 | One Of Its Icons Was At The Bottom Of A Pint

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #247 | One Of Its Icons Was At The Bottom Of A Pint

Oregon's North Drinkware recently launched a Kickstarter campaign looking to crowd-fund the Portland production of these handmade craft beer glasses that use… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #246 | It Had This Outstanding Book Vending Machine

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #246 | It Had This Outstanding Book Vending Machine

(via) Behold the Biblio-Mat, a sweet vending machine that dispense books for $2 apiece. It was built by Craig Small for The Monkey's Paw, a small antiquarian… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #246 | One Of Its 663 High-Rises Had A Sweet Bar

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #246 | One Of Its 663 High-Rises Had A Sweet Bar

The views from Sushi SORA, a restaurant located on the 38th floor of the Mandarin Oriental in the heart of Tokyo, got us thinking last night. To be honest, it… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #245 | Treehouses Helped Solve Its Housing Crisis

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #245 | Treehouses Helped Solve Its Housing Crisis

(via) "Would you live in a treehouse?" asks The Atlantic in this inspiring short documentary on the growing popularity of grown-up, liveable treehouses. Hell… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #244 | Our Laneways Had Lots Of Tiny Restaurants

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #244 | Our Laneways Had Lots Of Tiny Restaurants

(via) We've already campaigned for small rooftop bars in residential neighbourhoods, so today we're going to advocate for tiny restaurants on the main floors… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #243 | It Had A Kindergarten As Beautiful As This

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #243 | It Had A Kindergarten As Beautiful As This

(via) This gorgeous, two year old Montessori-style kindergarten in Hyogo, Japan was designed by Masahiro Kiyohara and the firm Atelier Cube. It's a world away… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #242 | YVR Airport Invited Skateboarders To Ride

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #242 | YVR Airport Invited Skateboarders To Ride

(via) Airports - both their interiors and exteriors - represent some of the most forbidding terrain for skateboarders. They offer an endless array of modular… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #242 | It Had The Greatest Bookstore In The World

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #242 | It Had The Greatest Bookstore In The World

(via) Can Vancouver honestly claim to be a "world class" city without a great bookstore? By great we mean one that stops people in its tracks, ensnaring and… more 

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