When I hear the words “concession stand at a beach’, the renovated Centennial Beach Cafe is not what comes to mind (but the old, dilapidated blue-and-gray box that it replaced a few years ago is). Centennial Beach Cafe overlooks Centennial Beach/Boundary Bay Regional Park, and with its floor-to-(almost)-ceiling glass structure, offers breathtaking 180-degree panoramic views of Metro Vancouver like the North Shore Mountains to places as far away as Mount Baker in the States.
Although the sign on the door read “Open in December, weather permitting”, the cafe was closed yesterday; ergo, my ability to get a clear and unobstructed shot at the structure. The clouds look almost surreal, but rest assured, they were not digitally composited! Continue reading