Thanksgiving is a national holiday in Canada- a time of the year when people love to have turkey and cranberries- but for those who live in Vancouver, it is a great time to enjoy the outdoors. Royal Limo Vancouver is ready to serve you with a luxury and divers’ fleet of Executive town car sedans, Cadillac Escalade SUVs, Excursions stretch limousines and limo party buses.
First, just because it is Thanksgiving in Vancouver does not mean that everything is closed. Most grocery stores are open but some may have reduced hours- so check first before you go out. Some liquor stores and pharmacies will also be open but again the hours are reduced.
For those who are visiting Vancouver and do not have a family, there are many restaurants who will be serving Thanksgiving dinners throughout the long weekend. In fact, some grocery stores may also make up a Thanksgiving dinner package for you so that you can enjoy it either outdoors or in your hotel.
But Thanksgiving in Vancouver is best enjoyed outdoors. At this time of the year, the foliage in and around the lower mainland is breathtaking. You can walk on the streets of Vancouver, stroll through Stanley Park and visit VanDusen botanical garden, Trout Lake park, Queen Elizabeth Park, or walk through the University of British Columbia. All these sites have exceptional scenery and will leave you with great memories. Royal Limo Vancouver is ready to take you to any place you wish.
If you feel like doing something for the community on Thanksgiving, then this is the perfect time to be a volunteer. On Thanksgiving, there will be several food banks offering food to the homeless and those who are unfortunate and you are welcome to volunteer. This is not only a great way to connect with the locals but will help you realize how fortunate you are. You may miss the foliage outdoors, but rest assured, the pleasure you will get out of being a volunteer will offer peace and tranquility which is unmatched.
As always, Vancouver and all the suburbs will be having their own Thanksgiving parade on Sunday. Royal Limo Vancouver is serving not only Vancouver but all Fraser Valley, starting from Chilliwwack, Mission, Abotsford, Langley, Maple Ridge, Surrey, Coquitlam, Burnaby, up to Squamish and Whistler.
Since Halloween is not far off, this weekend many places in the Lower Mainland will be offering pumpkin patches - this usually involves a hayride, slide of a delicious apple pie, glass of wine and you can also buy pumpkin pies for the home.
Thanksgiving the Lower Mainland is always a busy time on the roads and traffic is bad. So if you plan to travel, why not book a luxury ride with Royal Limo Vancouver. The company is offering discounted luxury travel for the entire long weekend. All you do is call and we take care of the rest.