Tag: travel

The Belmont – Try A New Boutique Hotel in Downtown Vancouver

Hotel Belmont and Travel Massive

If you are coming to downtown Vancouver to watch a hockey game, attend a wine event, or for some other reason and don’t want to drive home the same day there are many hotels available.  I recently was introduced to…

Barbados Celebrates Its 10th Food & Rum Festival

Barbados Food and Rum Festival

Have you ever been to the Caribbean?  To Barbados?  I have not but have been interested.  Finding out that they have a Food & Rum Festival just bumped up my interest.  Here is information about this festival from the Festival. …

My 5 Recommendations of Things to Do in Edinburgh, Scotland

A view from Edinburgh castle

Edinburgh, Scotland is a place with two sides; old and new.  You can delve into either side, but I do enjoy history so my recommendations will lean toward the historical side of Edinburgh.  But before I do, I should mention…

The Best Food and Wine Experiences Napa Valley Has to Offer?

Napa Valley view of vineyards

As you may know, the Vancouver International Wine Festival theme region is California, and the most well-known region within California is Napa Valley.  After you attend the Festival and taste some of the Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay that come from…

Some Amazing Wine Finds at Colour BC VQA Fall Release

BC wines are continuing to make strides around the world.  Last year BC wineries won more than 2000 medals in national and international competition according to the BC Wine Institute.  BC has over 208 wineries today.  We grow over 75…