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Vancouver’s Best Inexpensive Dates

3 Jul

Summer is the perfect time for cheap dates because all the great outdoor activities in Vancouver. From exploring the wilderness to basking in the sun, Vancouver has many fun date activities There are also many free events over the summer to enjoy, why pay for a date ever again?

Go for picnic in Stanley Park

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Make some class PB&Js and head out for a lovely picnic. Beat the heat by finding a shady spot to set up ,or get a nice summer glow eating in the sun. After your meal you can bike around the seawall, or enjoy a nice walk. A picnic date is perfect for brunch, lunch, or dinner because you can enjoy the warm summer day, or watch a lovely summer sunset.

Go on a Gelato tasting tour of the city

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Gelato is perfect for a hot summer day and with so many gelato shops throughout the downtown, you can try every flavour and run off before you annoy the employees. Great for silly or indecisive couples who have to try every flavour before deciding on one.

Maps: gelato+vancouver

Check out some free Festivals and Events 

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From music to cultural events, Vancouver has many different festivals to attend this summer at no cost. Plan a late night date in late July to watch the Celebration of Lights amazing fireworks display. Or enjoy a daytime date and attend one of the many music festivals such as the Folk Fest.

Check out all the events at tourismvancouver.com

Spend a day of one of Vancouver’s beautiful beaches

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Have a picnic, swim, make sand castles, do whatever your heart desires! The beach is a great place to relax with your sweetie all summer long. From day to night, the beach is a great place for dates.

Check our favourites beaches to plan your beach date now. vancouvers-5-best-beaches

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Vancouver’s 5 Best Beaches

6 Jun

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Spanish Banks

Every Vancouverite’s favourite beach

Perfect for:

family barbecues

letting the dog run free (in designated zones)

taking long walks,

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Jericho Beach

Perfect for:

a cheap lunch with an amazing view

a sunset stroll

Park: sailing, walking and biking along the park’s pathways, and playing tennis

& the venue for July’s annual Vancouver Folk Music Festival.

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Third Beach at Stanley Park

Loooooong sunsets….

Secluded…

Third beach is connected to Stanley Park,

so after soaking in the sun you can

explore, play, or dine

in the Park.

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Kitsilano Beach

This beach features Kits Pool 

the longest outdoor pool in Canada.

Sports: vollyball, tennis,

basketball/hockey, paddle board,

windsurfing

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Wreck Beach

What Vancouver beach post would be complete without mentioning our beloved Wreck?

Wreck Beach plays host to a number of fun, nude beach events, including the annual Bare Buns Run and the “world-record” skinny dipping event.

Use this guide to plan your own trip to Wreck Beach–with or without clothes!