How to shop as an Expat in Vancouver

Posted by on Jul 29, 2013 in General, Settling In, Vancouver | 15 comments

We’ve moved to another country to experience new things. But we do have pangs of nostalgia for the easy times when we could just pop down to M&S, Tesco or Boots for things we needed. However, you can still find ‘British’ things halfway across the world! I’ve come up with a little list of where to find things which will hopefully help our fellow expats! Food & Drink Obviously the most important thing! There are a...

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What I’ll miss…

Posted by on Dec 3, 2012 in Getting There | 3 comments

December is finally here! Only 22 days until Xmas, and 105 days until Vancouver! Xmas is my favourite time of year, always has been, and I’m determined to enjoy every second as it’ll be a bit different next year! We put our Xmas tree up at the weekend, a real one may I add. We had to buy new decorations, which is probably a silly idea seeing as we’re leaving the country in 3 ½ months but oh well! Our Christmas tree. This time of year has...

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