An introduction to Xian, China and the Terracotta warriors

Posted in: Destination introduction- Nov 30, 2011 No Comments

After Bejing, ChicVoyage will be visiting a city in China, famous for the Teracotta warriors . Xian is a 13 hour drive, 1100km south west from Beijing, in the Shaanxi Province. An economy flight from Beijing to Xian is 2 hours long and you can expect to pay $200 US in December. I must admit […]

ChicVoyage visiting Beijing soon

Posted in: Trip reports, Uncategorized- Nov 25, 2011 9 Comments

Beijing is our first stop on a month and a half long visit to Asia in early December. Here is a little bit of research I wanted to share before the trip. The essentials China Visa To begin, the first thing to do before booking your trip is to get a Chinese Visa. Here is […]

Highlights of a Chic Summer in Montreal 2011

Posted in: News- Sep 08, 2011 8 Comments

This summer I decided I had to plan a trip to Montreal and experience all that I had heard about the Chic women, the well-known night life, and amount of options of things to do. The original highlights of my trip – Just for Laughs festival – Russell Peters – Jean-Paul Gaultier Exhibit – Montreal […]

TaiwanFest in Vancouver Sep 5th 2011

Posted in: News- Sep 06, 2011 10 Comments

ChicVoyage decided to provide a little flavor of the Taiwanfest. I decided to provide footage and spotted local celebrity and NBA point guard for the Phoenix Suns, Steve Nash, in Jugo Juice in Yaletown. There were plenty of tents set up on Granville St. The prominent tents were sponsored by TELUS giving away the sunglasses […]

Cigar Lounges, Scotch, steaks, in Montreal. Where is the best cigar lounge?

Posted in: Trip reports- Jul 06, 2011 19 Comments

So I discovered on the weekend that Montreal has been grandfathered by the city’s changing law, luckily Cigar lounges in Montreal have been spared. I first discovered the cigar during the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.  On my way through Yaletown, I stopped at a cigar store called Reveluction. I wondered in there and a guy […]