Tag Archives: British Columbia

Carving Through Tofino’s Coastline In A 2019 Lincoln Nautilus

Driving in Canada can be spectacular. I often forget just how beautiful the terrain and nature is. The winding roads, mountainous areas, coastal views and elevations from straightforward to curvy in every way. British Columbia is a great testing ground for a car. You have everything from extreme natural structures and landscape and some of the smoothest roads in Canada. I was flown out to British Columbia to try the different personalities of Tofino’s roads. Everything from cliffside paths, forest surrounded two-lane pathways, to logging roads and beach-side sand-covered asphalt. To tackle this challenge, we drove the new, and newly[Read More]

Enjoy The Ultimate Canadian Ski Experience With The Ski Week

Want to go on a road trip? Not just any road trip. One to remember, especially if you are a skier. If you are tired of going to the same hills, skiing the same ski clubs and seeing the same people, then read on, you are in for a change. Many people when they go on a ski trip, they go to one or two ski resorts in the same area and exhaust the skiing there. You end up shredding the same routes and enjoying the same environment. Looking for something different? Maybe it’s time you check out look at[Read More]

Comparing The Lincoln MKZ Reserve 3.0L and Hybrid in Tofino

Hybrid or Combustion Engine?  Which would you choose? Driving two of the same model of car back-to-back is a real treat, especially if one of the models is the hybrid version of the other. With test driving two in quick succession of the other, it’s easier to see details, notice differences and learn more about each car through their separate personalities instead of waiting days, weeks, months for the opportunity to learn more about each of the cars. Lincoln Motor Cars flew me for another test drive with them in British Columbia, but on the trip from Nanaimo to Tofino,[Read More]

Spend A Few Relaxing Days Just Outside Whistler Village at Nita Lake Lodge

The vastness of Whistler…but the comforts of close-by, out-of-the-village chalet living. Sounds like a winter warrior’s dream, right? Well, it is and it’s closer than you think. If you are an international traveler or someone looking for a great spot to enjoy a few days amongst beautiful scenery, read on to learn about Nita Lake Lodge. The dual landscapes of both summer and winter colliding, the different levels of elevation and the sheer beauty of tall trees, mountains and snow blanket the scenic destination of Whistler. Whistler is where the world’s best come to ski in Canada, so there needs[Read More]

Driving A Porsche 911 Carrera 4S Around Jacque Villeneuve’s Area 27 Racetrack

Previously on LXRY: A team of racing enthusiasts and media from all over Canada drove ten Porsche 911 Carrera 4S all over British Columbia in hopes to test all aspects of the car. We take the infamous Sea-To-Sky highway to Whistler, stopping on the way to enjoy some unexpected Off-Roading in Callaghan Valley. For the final post in the series, we take the Porsche 911 Carrera 4S around a racetrack designed by one of the best Canadian drivers in history. We pick up our story at the Four Seasons Whistler where we enjoyed a nice breakfast before heading out to a[Read More]

Tiffany & Co. Marks 10 Year Anniversary With A Beautiful Upgrade To Their Flagship Store In Vancouver

Happy 10 year anniversary in Vancouver, Tiffany & Co.! To celebrate, Tiffany & Co. has opened its doors to its newly renovated flagship store on Burrard Street in the heart of the retail district in Vancouver. The store has expanded to two floors with beautiful winding marble staircases on each side as you come in through the tall ceilinged entrance. How nice. You can feel like the newly renovated flagship store had the customer experience as a top priority, after all, these meetings at Tiffany & Co. could be celebrating the start of a monumental moment in your life. So, with such[Read More]

The Dalmore Launches Single Malt Collection Valued Over $200K

Are you a Scotch drinker? Then you will love this. A new collection of some of the rarest single malts in the world is going on sale at the British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch’s (LDB) flagship Signature liquor store located at 39th & Cambie Street. For the first time in Canada, The Dalmore has released their rare collection of scotches valued at $218,500, which will officially go on sale March 27th at 6:30pm. The Dalmore will release their Constellation Collection with the very best of their whiskies created between the years of 1966 and 1992. The whiskies were created at their iconic Scottish[Read More]

The Uhr-Kraft Dualtimer 54 Classic Watch

Price: $1050.00 USD The watch is a timeless piece of art. With smartphones and mobile technology, people have different ways of telling time. Applications and displays, devices and screens, but telling time has become too complicated, technical, and taking away from the origins of one of the best fashion accessories you can have. The watch. “Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.” ― William Penn In this case, it’s true, we don’t have time, we don’t usually make time for timeless pieces when we are shopping, we are focused on the most up-to-date technology and additional conveniences. But[Read More]

Living Frames by Urban Foliage

Living Frames Price Range: $990 – 2,990 Living Frames made by Urban Foliage is a great new modern picture frame that has beautiful plants growing from it to create a nice, unique piece. Made in Vancouver, these ‘Living Frames‘ are beautifully designed and a great addition to any home. They definitely make a great conversation starter! Their modern style makes them the first of their kind in North America and provide great design to any room. These frames have an extremely low amount of maintenance required, only watering after every 2-3 weeks, perfect for Canadians who are on the go,[Read More]

The Private Residences at Hotel Georgia

The Private Residences at Georgia Location: 677 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC Price: $1,039,000 to $8,900,000 The Private Residences at Hotel Georgia, built by the Delta Group, is Vancouver’s newest luxury address. The Private Residences at Hotel Georgia includes 156 beautiful suites from 1 bedroom + den suites all the way up to 4 bedroom + den + media suites. Hotel Georgia has a lot of amenities that will sure make your life feels like a vacation. If you are living in the Private Residences at Hotel Georgia you can enjoy the deep relaxing massages at the Spa, partake in yoga or a workout[Read More]