The beautiful Vancouver Spring of 2019 is coming, which means the golden season of local tourism is about to begin. Our article will introduce five free attractions in downtown of Vancouver. They are Stanley Park, Granville Island, Gastown, Canada Place and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Park...
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Property tax, food, transit and ICBC rates are just a few of the things that will empty out your wallet this year. Hello 2019 — a year that’s going to be quite more expensive in many aspect in your life.
Property tax: there are two cities that would like to hike their property tax. In The City of Burnaby, you will see an increase of 2.5% to 2.7% in residential property taxes. Also, The city of Vancouver property tax are set to jump 5% in 2019.
Food: The average prices of food you are use to will rise to more than 3%, and vegetarian dishes will be going up the most. Only seafood and meat will fall by about 2%. 2019 will be a good year to fill up on some juicy meat and delicious seafood...Know more life cost in 2019
What is the Spring Festival
The Chinese New Year is now popularly known as the Spring Festival. it is not a fixed day of the Gregorian calendar. Chinese New Year in 2019 is on Tuesday, the 5th of February. Every year has a zodiac animal. 2019 is the year of the pig. The Spring Festival is the biggest Chinese holiday. According to one ancient Chinese legend, the “Year” is a beast. it is called Nian (年). However, People know the weakness of the “year beast”, fear of sound, fear of red, fear of fire, and no neat environment, so people put red couplets and door gods poster at the gate. The most fireworks are set off mid night after the new year eve.The next day, people were fortunate to defeat the “year beast”, so they played the drums and yelled “congratulations”, which is the origin of “New Year”. ..Know more the Spring Festiva