Vancouver History

Vancouver stories from Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours

Top 10 Vancouver Art Deco

[by Kendall Walters and Will Woods] Interested in Art Deco architecture and history in Vancouver? Check out  The Art Deco and Chocolate Tasting Tour! Art Deco is a jazz-age design aesthetic and architectural style that...
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Vancouver’s Vampire Vixen

[by Kendall Walters] The Forbidden Vancouver Tour is full of colourful stories about people from Vancouver’s past. One tale we don’t have time to get into, is the fascinating story of Yvonne De Carlo. Before...
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The Battle of Ballantyne Pier

1935 was a volatile year in Vancouver’s history. It was the tail end of the Great Depression and Vancouver had been hit harder than any other Canadian city. After several years of destitution and poverty,...
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