Quarry Rock by Hana Pesut in Quarry Rock - Deep Cove, North Vancouver, BC, Canada

One of the best things about Vancouver is that you can get out of the city and into the forest, mountains or ocean within 15 minutes.

Name:Hana Pesut

Place you live: Vancouver, Canada

Place your photo was taken: Quarry Rock – Deep Cove, North Vancouver

Occupation: photographer / dj

Preoccupation: puzzles

A perfect day in Vancouver? A round of pitch n putt golf, tacos from the Tacofino truck, bike to Third Beach for a swim at sunset and a late night beach bonfire.

For the visitor? Bike the seawall and eat sushi.

A perfect meal in Vancouver? One of everything at Toshi’s on 16th & Main. (especially the box sushi)

A locals only tip: Lynn Canyon in North Vancouver has a free suspension bridge (in case you don’t want to pay $30 to go the Capilano suspension bridge). There’s also lots of nice hiking trails and places to swim.

A little known fact? Vancouver (along with Victoria) has the mildest climate in Canada.

Your favorite place in the world? Anywhere by the ocean on a warm sunny day.