Maria
Maria
English
Vancouver , British Columbia , Canada
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Jewel travelled internationally for 5 years in order to discover and experience other cultures, cuisines, arts and architecture. It was on this world wide adventure that she developed her love of people, fine food, arts and culture. Upon her return from her international travels she studied restaurant management and opened a restaurant herself. Since then, the world has come to Vancouver making it a very cosmopolitan city with an eclectic and exotic array of fine restaurants and multi-cultural eateries. She has watched and experienced the restoration of Gastown, the creation of the Granville Island Market, the enchanting neighbourhood of Chinatown grow and the recent development of upscale and urban Yaletown. She is a passionate and creative cook in her own right. Her love of Vancouver and all that it has to offer birthed a passion to share its culinary delights, history, natural beauty and culture with tourists and locals alike. Come hear her story of what makes Vancouver such an amazing city from a loc

Reviews (47)

wmdolman

2019-07-08 13:58:17

"Great mixture of history, food and entertainment" My husband and I absolutely loved our Gastown Food Tour with Sean, who did an amazing job with 15 people, through 10 stops in about 3 hours. We liked how the offerings on the tour were not only...

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Teaqua W

2019-07-05 06:04:46

"Amazing tour!" This tour was my favorite part of my trip! Anna our tour guide was great! She and the vendors made the experience fruitful. Not only did we taste great food - we had a great time learning about the...

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Diane S

2019-07-03 04:21:39

"North Vancouver Food tour" I recommend the North Vancouver Food Tour. Did the tour on the Canada Day long weekend, and it was EXCELLENT!!!! Our tour guide Sean, was AMAZING!!!! The food was AWESOME!!! The pizza, the beer, the...

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Sharonpoetker

2019-06-10 08:57:37

"Fun Foodie Tour!" A fun afternoon in Gastown exploring some awesome restaurants, including Steamworks, 131Water, Salt and Brioche. Mixed with abit of history, our group all had a great time! Fun being a tourist in...

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Formans

2019-05-26 08:13:58

"Great way to see Vancouver!" We have learned food tours are one of the best ways to see new cities. Our Guide, Tia, did an incredible job showing us the historic Gastown area! We enjoyed some great food and drinks along the...

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PeteZ488

2019-05-17 08:14:27

"The gastown food tour" A group of us went on this food tour of Gastown. We really enjoyed Tia, our guide, and the places we visited. Ten in all. Some of the most unique and tasty foods I have ever tried. The three hour...

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UhmandaHaynur

2019-03-17 19:48:53

"So much fun!" I went on the Gastown tour on Saturday and I had such a great time. I live in Vancouver and didn’t know any of the history of the area. Brent was full of interesting stories and history and I feel...

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Millarvilleclarks

2019-02-22 10:08:02

"Good introduction to Gas Town" We enjoyed this walk and sampling tour of Gastown. We made 9 stops for food and drink samples. All were very enjoyable. Our guide Sean was very pleasant and provided good historic background info. to...

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kcler

2019-02-12 05:16:00

"GREAT WINTER TOUR" Enjoyed the tour with Jewell, in the little Italy area of Commercial Drive..well planned, With the delicatessen, fantastic sandwich...with hundreds of different cheeses, and mostly from...

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fernh34

2019-02-04 13:33:12

"More then we expected!" Wow, 4 friend couples in our group with Brent as our tour guide. We were fed beyond our expectations with Brent who added Commercial Drive/Little Italy tidbits of history along the way. Definitely...

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Maria

English
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

About :

Jewel travelled internationally for 5 years in order to discover and experience other cultures, cuisines, arts and architecture. It was on this world wide adventure that she developed her love of people, fine food, arts and culture. Upon her return from her international travels she studied restaurant management and opened a restaurant herself. Since then, the world has come to Vancouver making it a very cosmopolitan city with an eclectic and exotic array of fine restaurants and multi-cultural eateries. She has watched and experienced the restoration of Gastown, the creation of the Granville Island Market, the enchanting neighbourhood of Chinatown grow and the recent development of upscale and urban Yaletown. She is a passionate and creative cook in her own right. Her love of Vancouver and all that it has to offer birthed a passion to share its culinary delights, history, natural beauty and culture with tourists and locals alike. Come hear her story of what makes Vancouver such an amazing city from a loc


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Reviews (47)

wmdolman

2019-07-08 13:58:17

"Great mixture of history, food and entertainment" My husband and I absolutely loved our Gastown Food Tour with Sean, who did an amazing job with 15 people, through 10 stops in about 3 hours. We liked how the offerings on the tour were not only...

+More
Teaqua W

2019-07-05 06:04:46

"Amazing tour!" This tour was my favorite part of my trip! Anna our tour guide was great! She and the vendors made the experience fruitful. Not only did we taste great food - we had a great time learning about the...

+More
Diane S

2019-07-03 04:21:39

"North Vancouver Food tour" I recommend the North Vancouver Food Tour. Did the tour on the Canada Day long weekend, and it was EXCELLENT!!!! Our tour guide Sean, was AMAZING!!!! The food was AWESOME!!! The pizza, the beer, the...

+More
Sharonpoetker

2019-06-10 08:57:37

"Fun Foodie Tour!" A fun afternoon in Gastown exploring some awesome restaurants, including Steamworks, 131Water, Salt and Brioche. Mixed with abit of history, our group all had a great time! Fun being a tourist in...

+More
Formans

2019-05-26 08:13:58

"Great way to see Vancouver!" We have learned food tours are one of the best ways to see new cities. Our Guide, Tia, did an incredible job showing us the historic Gastown area! We enjoyed some great food and drinks along the...

+More
PeteZ488

2019-05-17 08:14:27

"The gastown food tour" A group of us went on this food tour of Gastown. We really enjoyed Tia, our guide, and the places we visited. Ten in all. Some of the most unique and tasty foods I have ever tried. The three hour...

+More
UhmandaHaynur

2019-03-17 19:48:53

"So much fun!" I went on the Gastown tour on Saturday and I had such a great time. I live in Vancouver and didn’t know any of the history of the area. Brent was full of interesting stories and history and I feel...

+More
Millarvilleclarks

2019-02-22 10:08:02

"Good introduction to Gas Town" We enjoyed this walk and sampling tour of Gastown. We made 9 stops for food and drink samples. All were very enjoyable. Our guide Sean was very pleasant and provided good historic background info. to...

+More
kcler

2019-02-12 05:16:00

"GREAT WINTER TOUR" Enjoyed the tour with Jewell, in the little Italy area of Commercial Drive..well planned, With the delicatessen, fantastic sandwich...with hundreds of different cheeses, and mostly from...

+More
fernh34

2019-02-04 13:33:12

"More then we expected!" Wow, 4 friend couples in our group with Brent as our tour guide. We were fed beyond our expectations with Brent who added Commercial Drive/Little Italy tidbits of history along the way. Definitely...

+More
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