Meagan Gill

Meagan Gill

Meagan is a Journalist with a love of all things storytelling, writing for TV, magazines and digital publications. She is a strong advocate and current volunteer for Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. When she’s not writing, she’s either at home with her two cats or packing her bags and setting off on another adventure.
Travel

5 Cozy Fall Staycations Just Outside Metro Vancouver

The colours of leaves are changing, the air is crisp and the days are getting shorter. Summer may be over, but it's not too late to take off on a weekend getaway. One of the best remedies to cure the autumn blues is to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy a relaxing staycation. Soak up all the serene sights the season has to offer at one of these accommodations, all less than three hours away from Metro Vancouver. A quick jaunt away in the Fraser Valley, this hidden gem is nestled in Abbotsford. The quaint B&B offers a cozy place to stay, in your own backyard. What makes this place so unique is that each of its six rooms is based on a classic film. Movie buffs will especially love staying in one of the themed suites, which also come equipped with the DVD it's...
Food & Drink

How To Eat Your Way Through Surrey Like A Local

Photo Courtesy of Afghan Kitchen Surrey is one of the most rapidly growing cities in Metro Vancouver and that goes for its food scene too. Whether you’re a local or a tourist, you definitely have to check out the best places to go—both new and old. Eat your way through the city with Surrey's best new eateries, hidden gems and the long-standing favourites. Afghan Kitchen Photo Courtesy of Afghan Kitchen Dig into traditional Afghan cuisine in a modern setting at this bustling eatery. Their slogan is simple: locally sourced and crafted with love. One visit here is all it takes to prove they're living up to that message. It's also a good place to go with a group if you love sharing platters and sampling a variety of eats. We recommend their Happy Taster appetizer with hummus re-imagined, a chilled eggplant dip and Afghani-style nuggets. Afghan Kitchen is located at...
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