Nordstrom opens in Vancouver

Maybe you’re a shopper. Maybe you’re not. Whether you are a shopper or not, Nordstrom has changed the fabric of Downtown’s shopping scene and created a new urban space to explore. I even compiled a video of my visit to Nordstrom on its opening day. You can find the video at the end of this post.

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Miss 604 gets Canada Line preview

Canada Line Tour » Vancouver Blog Miss 604 by Rebecca Bollwitt. The “Queen” of Vancouver blogging got a special last Friday and got to ride the Canada Line from end to end.  She has some great photos on her page and her Flickr. Also, the nicest part is the video.  Great quality as you watch the train roll into the station and watch the train … Continue reading Miss 604 gets Canada Line preview

Canada Line to open Labour Day

CANADA, B.C. CELEBRATE NEAR COMPLETION OF CANADA LINE. Here’s a big piece of news out of the premier’s office.  The Canada Line is expected to open almost 3 months earlier than previously scheduled.  There were rumours before that an early opening would be possible. Hopefully, between now and then, the crews will have fully tested everything and all systems will be fine.  Also, there is … Continue reading Canada Line to open Labour Day

Canada Line could open in August

Canada Line could open in August. Here’s some exciting news for transit users and transit buffs.  If the Canada Line opens early in August, we can take advantage of the convenience and speed of the line earlier. As I have visited Richmond in the past month or so, I’ve seen quite a few trains running back and forth along the tracks overhead.  The stations are … Continue reading Canada Line could open in August