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Apr292015

Hyatt Regency Vancouver $99, my 420 brg rate

I did not plan a trip to Vancouver for 420 festivities. I originally booked the Hyatt Regency Vancouver two weeks before for April 20 on a $239 CAD ($200 USD) room rate due to spotting a potential best rate guarantee claim for two double beds on getaroom.com for $101.45 USD. My Hyatt best rate guarantee…

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Apr192015

Radisson President Hotel Vancouver Airport

Radisson President Hotel Vancouver Airport is a good location in Richmond, British Columbia, the city south of Vancouver where YVR Vancouver Airport is located. The hotel has a complimentary airport shuttle. There is a phone to call the hotel from the hotel shuttles pick up stop outside the terminal. My room was a suite on…

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Jun162011

Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside

Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside has 442 rooms quite close to the Coal Harbour waterfront. This hotel  is located directly across the street from the Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Vancouver hotel. The ambiance of the Renaissance seemed more relaxed than the Marriott Pinnacle to me. Distinctive 1970s feature on top of Renaissance Harbourside originally was a revolving restaurant…

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Jun152011

Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel

Men and younger guests, I am told, prefer the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel  to the Renaissance Harbourside across the street for its more vibrant business environment, larger bathroom with separate shower and tub, and simpler color scheme. Women and older people prefer the Renaissance Harbourside across the street for its more intimate lobby environment, its…

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Dec052008

On the Waterfront at the Westin Bayshore Vancouver

Trumpeter swans honking were the sound I heard and I spotted them flying over the water of English Bay coming towards  me in Stanley Park.  The Westin Bayshore hotel is near the entrance to Stanley Park, 1.5 square miles of wooded parklands and gardens on the western peninsula within walking distance of Vancouver’s central business…

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Nov142008

Road Tripping I-5

I have been working and driving for 20 hours straight.  As a reader, don’t expect this to be a focused post.  The essence of travel is the experience of little alterations to your normal existence.  Vancouver Moosecot Images and experiences of the past week are all rushing through my mind.  The journey has truly been…

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