We love our neighbourhood. The neighbourhoods listed below offer something similar to our spectacular and unique Kitsilano, including a beautiful and convenient location, excellent restaurants and shops, and a hip, and health-focused vibe. Have a read. These places are worth a visit for your next quick getaway.
Written by Lisa, January 18th, 2016 |Comments Off on 3 family-friendly budget activities in Kitsilano
H.R. MacMillan Space Centre. Image credit: Wikipedia.org
This is the year to eat more veggies and spend less money. Sounds like last year, and the year before. Well anyway, we like it when something suits are rather empty wallet. So here are 3 family-friendly activities to partake in over the next week or so in Kitsilano, all with a modest budget in mind.
Written by Kitsilano.ca staff, January 15th, 2016 |Comments Off on 3 open houses in Kits this week
Looking for real estate in Kitsilano? If you live, work or play in Kits neighbourhood and want to put down roots, here’s a peek at real estate that has an open house this week. We’ve included three listings from the condos and houses on the market now.
The 1920s-era retail building across from Safeway on West 4th is being knocked down to make way for new development. Ethel’s boutique, William Parton Agencies, Babes on Fourth, Kate French, Buen Café and Pirate Joe’s are all directly affected by the situation.
Written by Kitsilano.ca staff, January 12th, 2016 |Comments Off on Kits entrepreneur launches gentleman’s socks subscription business
Image: Gentleman’s Sock Co.
Subscription socks for men. It’s a potentially fun idea. Longtime Kits resident and founder Kyle Hope-Ross hopes it will catch on, and given the success of his recent Kickstarter campaign, it certainly has.
Gentleman’s Sock Co. was conceived from a frustration at the selection and price of fashionable socks in stores, and at the shipping options to Canada from online stores. Hope-Ross decided to fix this by offering a premium sock subscription service for a reasonable price. Read more…
Written by Bonnie Vockeroth, January 11th, 2016 |Comments Off on Kitsilano restaurants serve up delicious discounts for Dine Out 2016
If you are a food lover, you need to experience Tourism Vancouver’s 2016 Dine Out Vancouver Festival. Dine Out is Canada’s largest food and drink festival and it runs from January 15 to 31. Over 25 Kitsilano restaurants will be offering prix fixe, three-course menus ranging from $20-$40 with vegetarian and gluten-free options. This annual festival has expanded to include a number of food-themed events and experiences to tantalize your taste buds.
Dine Out is a way to celebrate and support Kitsilano’s diverse culinary excellence. If you want to explore some of Kitsilano’s fine dining restaurants, now is your chance to enjoy some delicious dining at your doorstep.
Below is a selection of Kitsilano restaurants taking part in this year’s Dine Out festival: Read more…
Written by Lisa, January 08th, 2016 |Comments Off on What to do in Kits this weekend
Kit and Ace, Kitsilano location. Image credit: Kitandace.com
January can be a bit of a bore after all the excitement that was December. While we (and surely you) are eagerly anticipating the Dine Out Vancouver Festival 2016 which starts next weekend on January 15th, here’s what you can do in Kitsilano this weekend.
Written by Kitsilano.ca staff, January 08th, 2016 |Comments Off on 3 open houses in Kits this week
Looking for real estate in Kitsilano? If you live, work or play in Kits neighbourhood and want to put down roots, here’s a peek at real estate that has an open house this weekend. We’ve included three listings from the condos and houses on the market now.