Monthly Archives: August 2016

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

If you are in the neighbourhood it is worth a visit.  We went there this morning and have spent some time tour around even have a cup of tea there.  We were just in time to have the tour guide … Continue reading

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Harvest Fest!!

On Thursday September 1st Frog Hollow is holding it’s annual Harvest Fest. It’s a neighbourhood celebration of the beauty and bounty of the harvest season and the importance of home gardening; after all, home gardening benefits your individual health, reduces … Continue reading

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Our Sunday In UBC

Yesterday the weather was so nice and the four of us headed to UBC at 9:30am.  We have quite an adventure.  Our first stop was to the Beaty Biodiversity Museum.  There was so many to see really I could spent … Continue reading

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Roedde House Museum

The house was built in 1893 for the family of Gustavo Roedde , located in Vancouver West End.  Would you be interested looking at heritage house?  We went there this afternoon to see the daily life of this Victorian family.

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VanDusen Botanical Garden

  Though it was a very hot day yesterday on August 24th.  Everyone enjoyed the visit with the aid of the tour guides from VanDusen Garden.  The two lovely ladies explain it in details of the story behind and we … Continue reading

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UBC Museum of Anthropology

We visited the Museum of Anthropology on Monday, August 22nd.  There was so much to see.  We all wish we could have more time for it.  The travelling time on the bus took one and a half hour there and … Continue reading

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UBC Botanical Garden

August 19 to start our second trip to UBC Botanical Garden where we enjoyed looking at beautiful flowers in the garden and walking in the wood.

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Hastings Community Walk

On August 17 the Hastings Community Walk was held at Clinton Park.  The day started with kids making cardboard Chinese lion heads then followed by a wonderful lion dance performance and teachings of a simple lion dance steps by the … Continue reading

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Museum of Vancouver

with the inspiration pass we were able to plan four out trips on public transit for the seniors.  The first trip was to the Museum of Vancouver and H.R. MacMillan Space Centre on August 18.  It was quite an experience … Continue reading

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Vancouver Chinatown Festival 2016

Did you go to the Festival that held on August 13 & 14?  There are many performance on dancing and singing.  It is very enjoyable.

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