5 episodes

Maybe you think you know Vancouver pretty well, maybe you'd like to get to know the city better, maybe you have never been to Vancouver, or maybe you'd just like to hear a couple guys who wrote the best-selling "111 Places in Vancouver That You Must Not Miss" guidebook tell a few yarns about the city they love. Join producer Mike Finnegan as he tries to keep chatty, and sometimes witty, authors Dave Doroghy and Graeme Menzies on track as they discuss interesting and often unknown facts and stories about their favorite places in Vancouver.

Vancouver Places vancouverplaces

    • Places & Travel
    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

Maybe you think you know Vancouver pretty well, maybe you'd like to get to know the city better, maybe you have never been to Vancouver, or maybe you'd just like to hear a couple guys who wrote the best-selling "111 Places in Vancouver That You Must Not Miss" guidebook tell a few yarns about the city they love. Join producer Mike Finnegan as he tries to keep chatty, and sometimes witty, authors Dave Doroghy and Graeme Menzies on track as they discuss interesting and often unknown facts and stories about their favorite places in Vancouver.

    The First McDonalds in Canada

    The First McDonalds in Canada

    Beef up your knowledge of Vancouver's burger history. Dave spills the beans on the first McDonalds outside the USA. Graeme asks "who cares!?".

    • 11 min
    Billy Bishop

    Billy Bishop

    Easy to miss but well worth finding. Graeme and Dave brew up some banter on the historic and haunted Billy Bishop pub. 

    • 9 min
    Double Urinal

    Double Urinal

    Dave and Graeme discuss the one-piece two-whiz wonder of Vancouver. Is this antique two-man urinal the only one left in Canada?

    • 10 min
    The Bowmac Sign

    The Bowmac Sign

    Neon. Cars. Murder. All that and more in this rambling review of the story behind the Bowmac sign behind the ToyRUs sign on West Broadway.

    • 10 min
    Vancouver Places Trailer

    Vancouver Places Trailer

    An introduction to Vancouver Places featuring authors Dave Doroghy and Graeme Menzies of 111 Places in Vancouver you Must Not Miss. 

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

JHDunrobin ,

Good conversation

Informative and entertaining!

DianeZ.2 ,

Fun topics and entertaining hosts

This short podcast is easy to listen to and very interesting. The hosts fill in the “back story” on both well-known and lesser known Vancouver places. If you’ve read their book, 111 Places in Vancouver That You Must Not Miss, then you’ll be familiar with many of these places. Tune in ... this podcast will bring a smile to your face and you may learn something new about Vancouver!

Evan Menzies ,

Unprecedented knowledge

If you love Vancouver, Menzies and Doroghy are the pair you need to listen to.

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