Vancouver has plenty of surprises in store this time of the year, as it appears! Waking up to this notification was definitely unexpected:
As it turns out, it’s the largest Christmas parade celebrated in Western Canada! Seemed like a perfect opportunity to take out the DSLR and go capture some photos, so that’s what my wife and I did. Here are the results.
Santa Claus Parade
Following the parade, we thought we would explore Vancouver a bit, so we started with the obvious - what was right around us after the parade ended. The following photos came out of that:
Oh and there is also a neat spot that can work well if you have some time, are not afraid of the cold and have a car to get there, since there is no public transit that goes way up the mountains. This is the Cypress Mountain Viewpoint.
Some shots from up high:
Did I mention I am still learning how to properly use the DSLR?