Hi, I’m Lorna


Hi, I’m Lorna

I’ve lived in Vancouver for 25 years

I speak English, Tagalog & Ilocano and some Italian

I am a Travel and Tourism Professional


Hi, I'm Lorna, your go-to host for everything Vancouver has to offer! Living in this city has been an adventure of a lifetime, with its incredible mix of cultures, breathtaking natural beauty, and vibrant arts scene. I'm passionate about exploring every corner, from the bustling streets of Downtown to the serene pathways of Stanley Park, and I know the city like the back of my hand. Whether you're craving a culinary journey through Gastown's diverse restaurants, seeking an adrenaline rush on the slopes of Whistler, or looking to soak up some culture at the Vancouver Art Gallery, I've got you covered. Join me for a walkable tour through Vancouver's most iconic neighborhoods, where history, architecture, and stunning urban landscapes come together. Let's dive into the city's unique charm and discover why it's truly a foodie's paradise and an oasis of flora and fauna. Ready for an adventure?

My knowledge & interests

Hosts graduation Public Administration Hosts expertise Arts Hosts expertise Nature / outdoors Hosts expertise History Hosts expertise Architecture Hosts expertise Culture & customs
Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Fine dining Unique & unusual foods Theater Cinema Art galleries & museums Street art Parks Gardens Scenic routes Wildlife Hikes Political history Economic history Social history Architectural history Religious history Cityscape photography Street photography Portrait photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Wine Whiskey Third wave coffee Gin Local beers Artisanal tea High-end fashion boutiques Department stores Vintage shops Street markets Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Rituals & ceremonial customs Gourmet food Vegetarian food Vegan food Local speciality drinks Traditional drinks Japanese sake Painting Sculpture Performance art Traditional art Digital art Folk art Indigenous art Contemporary art Art history Thrift stores Second-hand markets Specialty shops Bookstores Video game stores Music stores Antique shops Landscape photography Wildlife photography Action photography Sports photography Food photography Fashion photography Commercial photography Night photography Nature photography Post-modern architecture Gothic architecture Baroque architecture Pre-Columbian architecture Spanish colonial architecture Ottoman architecture Ethnic culture Classical music Pop music Jazz music Rock music Blues music Traditional music Country music Folk music Electronic music R&B Soul music Reggae Gluten-Free, Keto dining Video ang Vlogs Live Bands or Concerts

Experiences I love to host