Vancouver, Canada
Charmyn, 26
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café breakfast and brunch burgers asian food fine dining desserts japanese food

What do you do and why do you do it?

Because I love creating

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

Songs that tell me I got this

What are the best TV shows of all time?

Gossip Girl, Downton Abbey, Stranger Things, Jessica Jones, New Girl... I watch a lot of tv series

Name some spots in Vancouver that are good for a Tinder date.

Depends on the person. But try somewhere a bit classier than bubble world for the first date and you'll be good.

Who’s your hero and where in Vancouver would you take them out for a serious hang?

My mom and wherever she wants.

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Online, I don't have a particular shop I frequent

What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?

Never say never

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Eat at certain restaurants but they're too far away sometimes

What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in Vancouver and where did you get it?

Can't remember

Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Vancouver that you particularly like?

The diamond, I was brought there once and I really enjoyed the ambiance

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Vancouver? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

The Parq

What restaurant in Vancouver looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

If I was to be picky maybe Banzai? Most food in Vancouver looks good and tastes good.

Where can you get the best cocktail in Vancouver? Which one do you like?

Not huge on cocktails but the Diamond, Parq Hotel & Gringo are pretty good

Where would you take your partner in Vancouver if you wanted to really pamper them?

Banzai. He's a huge fan.

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

N/A

What are the Vancouver spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

Everywhere on my list

Tomorrow’s your last day in Vancouver. How do you spend it?

Eating

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

New York

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