Perrin Lindelauf has spent nearly a decade in the wonderful city of Kyoto, spending his free time seeking out hidden spots and writing about them for regional magazines and papers. His first book, <em>National Geographic Traveler: Japan</em>, was published in 2013. He has returned to his native Vancouver recently, and is an expert in sustainable travel.
Louise-Marie is a bilingual Canadian 'Made in Québec' and based in downtown Vancouver for 10 years. A historian and freelance wine consultant, she is thrilled to share her favorite ‘Old World and New World’ wine picks with wine novices and amateurs. Epicurean above all, Louise-Marie has traveled, lived and worked on four continents. She completed her professional wine education during a two-year stay in France, where she explored French wine routes and discovered beautiful terroirs, passionate vintners, traditional vinification methods and small appellation organic wines. She is specialized in French wines and British Columbia wines.
James was born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, and educated at universities across Canada. A graduate student specializing in sociology, he is well versed in subjects that highlight the individual and society at the intersections of time and place. Some subject James has explored are as diverse as they are interesting; society and law, to video games and literacy. Over the years he has led several educational tour groups in the Vancouver region, highlighting key areas of interest and historic quality. His education and lived experience give James a unique perspective on what it means to be a Vancouverite in a contemporary fast moving world.