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Robyn Hanson
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A blog post I've felt compelled to write for about a few months now. Photos were taken during an afternoon last summer that I just couldn't not share.
Vancouver's Chinatown isn't pretty, but no one can deny it has character. A photo essay to set expectations for this Vancouver community steeped in history.
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If only you could combine the character of Vancouver's China Town, with the prettiness of Victoria's China town.
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So I'm starting to blog again, and am committed to publishing a monthly roundup of my favourite things to do in Vancouver month by month. It's time I transfer my writing from travel forum back to my blog, and hope it inspires a few individuals along the way! #Vancouver 
A monthly roundup of things to do in Vancouver in January. These are highlights of the best events and activities worth pursuing according to BCRobyn.
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Lookin' good!
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My old blog post has apparently gone viral... 
How big is British Columbia? It's big. Vast. Bigger than most US states, bigger than most countries.
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+Simon Ratcliffe Thanks Simon! 
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“Culinary journey” may be standard chef talk, but in this case, there was no exaggeration. #ExploreMB  
"Culinary journey" may be standard chef talk, but in this case, there was no exaggeration. This was no ordinary 5 course dinner at the Fairmont Winnipeg.
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Some exciting news to share! I'm going to Manitoba on a month-long road trip... and I leave in 2 days!
I'm going on a month-long blogging road trip through Manitoba this summer! Here's how you can follow along...
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You will love it. CAN'T wait to read.
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For anyone who remembers Richmond of the early 1980s, I found a few photos of Steveston that will send you down memory lane.
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Spring in Vancouver? It gets me every time.
Those who claim that Canada doesn’t experience a proper spring have clearly never been to Vancouver. That’s the first thing that popped into my head when I was walking home on Thursday after a short run through my East Vancouver neighbourhood. It was 17 degrees Celsius outside and the air was …
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I've recently been taking on small assignments with Eater Vancouver, an international food blog that's relatively new to the Vancouver scene. My latest assignment was to compile a short overview of every single eating establishment in the Vancouver International Airport, as well as a few restaurants within close proximity. 
Need a good place to eat at YVR Airport? Look no further. Here's the first Eater guide to YVR International Airport. It maps out every food option throughout each...
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Is East Van becoming more like a caricature of Portlandia with the opening of craft distilleries? Maybe... but bring it on! 
If East Van wasn't already a caricature of Portlandia, it's becoming more so now, thanks to Odd Society Distlilery, Hallelujah!
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I'm all for a good cocktail! 
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Last week I was interviewed on Global Winnipeg's Morning News for the #ExploreMB  campaign I've been doing with Travel Manitoba. Fun times! 
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My advice to anybody going to the Khatsahlano! Music + Arts Festival tomorrow: go hungry! #Vancouver   #Kitsilano   #foodphotography  
Vancouver's biggest FREE outdoor music festival, the Khatsahlano Music + Arts Festival, is taking over Kitsilano's W 4th Avenue, Saturday, July 13th!
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Incredible story by my sister, Erin Hanson in the Richmond Review about the value in oral histories.
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