Lord Stanley Blog

Insights into the local Vancouver Area.


Winter Solstice Lights in Vancouver

The festive season is in full swing in downtown Vancouver with a bounty of decorative flourishes on the streets and sidewalks, including many a star-topped tree bedazzling people who pass by with a multitude of twinkling lights.

Fabulous Fall Colours in Stanley Park

A crisp, clear fall day in Vancouver is pretty darn spectacular but absolutely nothing compares to fall in Stanley Park when the leaves are beginning to show off their autumnal hues of scarlet, golden and bronze.

Stanley Park in the Summer at Dusk

Although Vancouver’s top-rated tourist attraction Stanley Park is a veritable all-season destination, it is definitely at it’s most spectacular during the summer with flowers in full bloom, visitors galore and a plethora of activities throughout the park beginning at dusk.

Vancouver aka Hollywood North is all abuzz!

Wherever you look, it’s hard not to miss the myriad of film crews along with their unmistakable convoy of white trucks lining the streets of numerous neighbourhoods signalling that yet another film or television series is being shot in Vancouver.

Celebrating the Spectacular Seasons of Vancouver

Watching the maple leaves turn vibrantly red and gold, witnessing a profusion of pretty pink cherry blossoms, waking up to the first dusting of snow or walking carefree while barefoot on the beach in shorts and sunnies: who doesn’t want to live in or visit a city with four distinct seasons?

Fun Family Bike Ride Around English Bay & Stanley Park

During the cold, wet winter months, most family activities tend to be limited to indoor pursuits but on those rare occasions when the sun finally pops out, it’s time to capitalize on the weather: why not pack up the kids and embark on a fun-filled bike ride to enjoy the scenic vistas along English Bay and Stanley Park!