downtown vancouver

Thomas Haas Fine Chocolates & Pattiserie


Last Visited: December 10, 2013
Address: 2539 W. Broadway
City: Vancouver

I was mad craving desserts, so J and I decided to go on a quick date before he left for vacation. We carefully chose Thomas Haas after about an hour of deliberation on Urbanspoon, so by the time we actually went, we had high expectations. Heed my warning, the area is almost all pay-parking, so you will have to park in the neighborhood area about a block or so away.  (more…)


Cactus Club- Coal Harbour


Last Visited: March 30, 2013
Address: 1085 Canada Place
City: Downtown Vancouver

The weather has been amazing for the past couple of weeks, especially during the long Easter weekend. So what better way to spend it but to go check out the new Cactus Club that recently opened at Canada Place? J and I decided to come here for our lunch date, and I must say, the view was amazing! By far, one of the most attractive Cactus Clubs I have ever seen. Not to mention, their washroom is spectacular! (more…)

Happy Int’l Macaron Day: Soirette Macarons & Tea

Happy Int'l Macaron Day: Soirette Macarons & Tea

Source: Follow Me Foodie

Last Visited: March 20, 2012
Address: 1433 West Pender Street
City: Vancouver, BC

Something that is a little new to me, Macaron Day! I found out about this day from following Follow Me Foodie and her twitter, and I am very glad I did. A celebration founded by Parisian chef, Pierre Hermé, Macaron Day is celebrated world-wide, including Vancouver. (more…)