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  • Women Who Wander

    An organisation aiming to increase female participation in all things outdoors!  View Post
  • The Best Swimming Pools in the World

      Rebecca L. With the weather getting hotter here in British Columbia, there is nothing more satisfying than a cheeky dip in the pool to cool down. Yesterday the sun was shining, and it was pretty much the hottest day of the year so far, so I headed down to the beach for a swim aft... View Post
  • Listen: Song of the Summer

      Matt C. After a  long 4 year hiatus from new music, New-Zealander Lorde has dropped her new highly anticipated single (and music video!), Solar Power. The song, co-wrote and co-produced with Jack Antonoff, (along with Phoebe Bridgers and Clario on back-up vocals) is a stripped-back, chil... View Post
  • Stonehenge Solstice

      Jasmine G.   As a former West Country dweller, I have driven past and visited the Stonehenge World Heritage Site many times. The most memorable, however, was when I attended the Summer Solstice. Every year thousands gather from all over the UK (and beyond) to see in the longest day of the... View Post
  • DIY Sauna

      Rebecca L. Summer is almost upon us here in British Columbia, and it’s getting pretty busy at the campsites round about now. I love camping, it’s one of my favorite things to do at the weekend, but it’s still pretty cold right now in the evenings. Although I love nothing more than... View Post
  • Downie Live

    Learning more about local spots from Vancouverite, Mike! View Post
  • WATCH: Netflix's High on the Hog

      Matt C. Netflix’s new food show, High on the Hog, (which is based a book of the same name) is much more than simply a food show. It is a sunny melding of history, food and travel that follows the creation of African American food. The four episode arc travels from Africa back throughout ... View Post
  • WATCH: Judas and the Black Messiah

      Matt C. Shaka King's Judas and the Black Messiah is about the murder of Fred Hampton, deputy chairman of the Black Panther Party. Identified as a radical threat by the FBI, he was done in after they smeared him as a 'dangerous radical endangering the nation with violence and Communist rh... View Post