The last day of any vacation is usually spent attempting to pay for your airport cab ride and coffee with change. That’s because there is nothing more annoying than carrying around foreign coins in your pockets and purses for months afterwards, not being able to exchange or spend them.
A pilot project born at YVR to reduce Customs Hall wait times and improve the overall passenger experience will expand to other Canadian airports this year.
YVR has just been named Best Airport in North America for the third year in a row as part of the 2012 Skytrax World Airport Awards. YVR also ranked in the top ten airports worldwide.
On any given day, especially the sunny ones, you’ll find enthusiastic and knowledgeable people at YVR with their eyes and cameras focused on the skies. Whether you’re looking for something to do with the kids or want to frame a photo of a 777, plane spotting at YVR makes for a fun, educational activity.
From shootouts to shutouts, wrist shots to slap shots and penalties to passes, hockey fever has hit YVR as the NHL playoffs officially start today.
If it feels like Easter has snuck up on you this year – don’t worry, because YVR has got you covered when it comes to Easter treats, gifts and brunch.
YVR is lighting up its air-traffic control tower blue tonight - Monday - in celebration of World Autism Awareness Day and as part of the Light It Up Blue initiative.