Vancouver is Canada's west coast gem and is a glimmering city of shiny skyscrapers with amazing backdrops of the Rocky Mountains and Pacific Ocean. A laid back, liberal lifestyle mixed with an outdoorsy attitude makes this a favourite for skiers, boarders, kayakers and mountain bikers.
From the Vancouver Travel Guide
11 August 2013 - 12 August 2013
Come together on the streets of Columbia and Keefer to experience the biggest multicultural summer celebration. Festival activities included day markets, "Historical & Food Tasting Walking tour", multicultural stage performances, Cultural Corner, TD Youth Talent Showdown, activities and Streetfest.
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Whilst "centrally" located it is in a shabby part of town if you walk to the skytrain/chinatown. ... more
Sure it's noisy and more like a hostel than a hotel. But, and it's a big but. The location is fabulous. You walk out the door and you're in the middle of a huge (mostly young people) hangout area. You can pay triple the price at the nearby Sheraton Wall Center and have less fun! ... more
So l guess you shouldn't really expect much for budget right? The hotel is situated in a ..... not nice part of town (l saw a few people urinating in the street). The rooms and linen smelt. The washroom is in the room, but right next to the bed - odour ++ and the flush noise lasts forever, including the toilet next door. ... more
Vancouver in May
I'll be visiting Vancouver in May for 4 or 5 nights- accomodation is sorted, I'm staying with relatives but not exactly sure where. Just wondering what are the must see and do highlights especially in such a limited time. Thanks ...
Vancouver in December
Hi, I have done lots of research but can't find many things to do in Vancouver in December other than ski or go to Vancouver Island or Whistler, any ideas, events or places I should know about??! ...
Vancouver or Toronto?
through offer flights to both Vancouver and Toronto. Was wondering which would be the best starting point ...
Dag 59: 29 oktober 2009: Canada
Zieke bezoeker van de dag: ons mama! Onze eerste dag samen in Vancouver bezochten we Stanley Park en ook het aquarium dat in dat park gelegen is. Daar zagen we onder andere de Beluga Whales die je via de webcam ook op de site van het aquarium kan bekijken. ’s Middags lieten we ons nog maar eens ...
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