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Best Venture Vancouver Blog Posts of 2011

2011 was a year that included many interesting adventures, events and activities, and we've put together a list of some of our favourite blogs of the year! From spectacular cultural events to paddling the Yukon River to exploring Vancouver's quirky neighbourhoods to unique weekend and day trips in the city and surrounding areas, there is no shortage of amazing adventures to be had. As we move into 2012, we are excited for all the adventures awaiting us and all of you and hope you have gotten a few ideas from our blog! Thanks for reading everyone!

Venture Vancouver's Best Blog Posts 2011.FEBRUARY
• CHINESE NEW YEAR 2011 VANCOUVER PHOTOS | February 5, 2011 | We had the opportunity to explore some of the Chinese New Year events in Vancouver including medallion stamping at the Royal Canadian Mint, the decorated Dr. Sun Tat Sen Chinese Garden and the Chinese New Year parade in Chinatown! | LINK
• WINTERRUPTION GRANVILLE ISLAND 2011 PHOTOS | February 26, 2011 | This unique event on one of Vancouver's most unique artistic and cultural tourist attractions, Granville Island, provided entertainment, tours and more! | LINK

• 2011 COASTAL FIRST NATIONS DANCE FESTIVAL PHOTOS | March 12, 2011 | This spectacular festival which took place in the unique setting of Vancouver's Museum of Anthropology involved First Nations groups from across North America dressed in beautiful costumes. | LINK

• 2011 SAKURA DAYS JAPAIN FAIR VANCOUVER PHOTOS | April 2, 2011 | Set in Vancouver's VanDusen Botanical Gardens, Japan Fair was a fusion of food, entertainment, and art celebrating the cherry blossoms planted throughout the garden. | LINK
• BIRTHDAY LIVE! VANCOUVER 125TH BIRTHDAY PHOTOS | April 6, 2011 | In 2011, Vancouver celebrated its 125th birthday. The city threw a party in celebration at the Jack Poole Plaza which included entertainment, cake and the lighting of the Olympic Cauldron! | LINK
• OBSCURA DAY 2011 AT THE DR. SUN-YAT SEN CHINESE GARDEN | April 9, 2011 | The Dr. Sun-Yat Sen Chinese Garden joined Obscura Day, a worldwide day of expeditions, back-room tours, and hidden treasures in your own hometown. We had the opportunity to explore the elements that make up this spectacular Vancouver attraction. | LINK

Venture Vancouver's Best Blog Posts 2011.MAY
• DAY TRIP TO GIBSON'S LANDING ON THE SUNSHINE COAST | May 24, 2011 | 2011 marked our first trip to British Columbia's Sunshine Coast took us to the quaint seaside town of Gibson's Landing. | LINK

• TOFINO AND UCLUELET WEEKEND ADVENTURE: JUNE 3 - 5, 2011 | June 15, 2011 | In 2011 we had the opportunity to return to the Pacific Rim surrounded by the beauty of Vancouver Island's West Coast. | LINK

• YUKON RIVER: WHITEHORSE TO DAWSON CITY CANOE TRIP | August 15, 2011 | In 2011 we took a once in a lifetime journey following the route of the gold rush from Whitehorse to Dawson City by canoe. It was a unique experience in Canada's North, its flora and fauna and history. | LINK
• DAWSON CITY, YUKON TERRITORY | August 15, 2011 | Home of the 1898 Gold Rush, this historic city was a step back in time with unique buildings, museums and hikes. | LINK
• WHITEHORSE, YUKON TERRITORY | August 16, 2011 | Exploring the capital city of Yukon Territory included trips to wildlife parks, museums, unique attractions and more! | LINK
• KLUANE NATIONAL PARK, YUKON TERRITORY | August 16, 2011 | Kluane National Park, home to Canada's highest peak, Mount Logan, is one of Yukon's most visited locales with stunning views, visitors centres and a wide variety of flora and fauna. | LINK
• WHITE PASS AND YUKON ROUTE RAILWAY | August 18, 2011 | Take a ride on this historic narrow gauge railroad which connects Skagway, Alaska to Whitehorse, Yukon. | LINK
• SKAGWAY & KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH NATIONAL HISTORIC PARK, ALASKA | August 18, 2011 | Once the gateway to the Klondike, this small port town is a bustling cruise ship terminal which includes the WP&YR Venture Vancouver's Best Blog Posts 2011.railway and western trail head of the Chilkoot Trail. | LINK

• VANCOUVER ZOMBIE WALK 2011 PHOTOS | August 20, 2011 | Every year, Downtown Vancouver becomes a 'dead' zone with 'Zombies' in costume stumbling through the streets! | LINK
• 2011 FAIR AT THE PNE PHOTOS | August 29, 2011 | From the agribarn to rides to Ribfest, there was no shortage of fun ways to celebrate the end of summer at the Fair at the PNE. | LINK

• GARIBALDI LAKE HIKE: GARIBALDI PROVINCIAL PARK | September 13, 2011 | This 19 kilometre hike to Garibaldi Lake in Garibaldi Provincial Park was one of our 2011 highlights! | LINK
• BRANDYWINE MEADOWS TRAIL: WHISTLER, BRITISH COLUMBIA | This arduous hike overlooks beautiful Brandywine Meadows - a spectacular British Columbia locale. | LINK

• ALDOR ACRES PUMPKIN PATCH | October 18, 2011 | Each year we visit a new Pumpkin Patch - Aldor Acres, with its huge pumpkin patch and animals was one of our favourites! | LINK

• 2011 VANCOUVER CHRISTMAS MARKET PHOTOS | December 8, 2011 | It was great to experience a German Market in Downtown Vancouver for a second year - including lots of delicious European foods! | LINK
• 2011 HYATT GINGERBREAD LANE PHOTOS | December 9, 2011 | Who can resist the creations at Gingerbread Lane? | LINK

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