All posts by Lucas Aykroyd

Lucas Aykroyd is an award-winning Vancouver-based travel writer and public speaker. His work has appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, National Geographic Traveler, the Globe and Mail, and the Toronto Star. ***** Lucas Aykroyd est un rédacteur touristique primé et conférencier qui vit à Vancouver. Ses articles ont été publiés dans le New York Times, le Washington Post, le National Geographic Traveler et le Toronto Star.

Five Fabulous Sustainable Sushi Restaurants in Vancouver

Vancouver residents are notorious for talking up their city’s great sushi and commitment to green policies. And yes, I’m one of those delightfully obnoxious raw … Continue Reading

Bookstores, Food, and Nature: It’s Time to Book a Trip to Sidney

Growing up in Victoria in the 1980’s, Sidney-by-the-Sea, as it is endearingly nicknamed, was just the place where my family occasionally drove to buy kippers … Continue Reading

Treat Yourself: The Best Chocolate Shops Across Canada

My chocolate-tasting career has taken me all over the world. I’ve toured the original Hershey’s Chocolate World in Hershey, Pennsylvania and completed a chocolate-making course … Continue Reading

Seven Places in Canada to Get Nostalgic this Summer

The Canada 150 celebrations of 2017 may be over, but there are still plenty of reasons to revisit some of our nation’s most nostalgic attractions. … Continue Reading

Five Great Day Trips from Vancouver

Living in downtown Vancouver, I love indulging in my urban comforts near Stanley Park and the North Shore Mountains. Sipping that Americano at a … Continue Reading