The Dolar Shop – Premium Hot Pot in Richmond [REVIEW]

The Dolar Shop was a big opening for Lansdowne Centre in 2018 and with it came an introduction to a whole new tier of hot pot. Metro Vancouver certainly has its share of individual and group-style hot pot, but to my knowledge, none of them offer the supreme quality of service... »

The Victor - Parq Vancouver Birthday Visit [REVIEW]

When it comes to choosing a restaurant for a birthday, I'm in the camp that appreciates a fancier restaurant for this joyous occasion. For my girlfriend's birthday, we opted for The Victor, a steakhouse in the same complex as the Parq Vancouver casino. »

Fairmont Empress – Afternoon Tea in Victoria [OVERVIEW]

Among the finer things in life, the wealthy social class of England in the 1800s popularized afternoon tea as a meal. With history that involves members of England's constitutional monarchy, afternoon tea can be enjoyed at home, at hotels, and at garden parties at Buckingham Palace. »

Vancouver Christmas Market 2018 - Food [RECAP]

One of my favourite things to do in December is visiting the Vancouver Christmas Market. Having been a steady visitor for 7 of its 9 years of operation, I'm always excited for the food vendors that pop up each year and how they play into the whole German Christmas vibe... »