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Vancouver Travel: Most Popular Articles

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How Much is Sales Tax in Vancouver and British...
Visitors pay a sales tax on most things in Vancouver and British Columbia, including on accommodations, restaurant meals, and transportation.
Taking a Cruise Out of Vancouver? Try One of...
My top 10 hotels for Vancouver cruise passengers, listed in order of distance from Canada Place.
The Top 5 Indian Restaurants in Vancouver
Check out the top 5 Indian food restaurants in Vancouver, British Columbia. They all come highly reccommended for some of the best Indian food within the city.
Vancouver Luggage Storage
Baggage storage services provide secure places to leave your luggage at the airport, train and bus station, and cruise terminal in Vancouver.
Staying Safe in Vancouver
Emergency contacts and safety in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Best Vancouver Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Tours
Get to know Vancouver's neighborhoods, attractions, and history with a sightseeing tour. These hop-on, hop-off tours allow you to customize your itinerary.
A Three Day Vancouver Vacation - How to Get a...
A Three Day Vancouver Vacation - How to Get a Taste of Vancouver in 3 Days
Best Vancouver Boat Tours
Vancouver boat tours give you a special perspective of the city. Mountains, Stanley Park, tankers, and waterfront mansions are all part of the delicious scenery.
Top 8 Budget Vancouver Hotels
Find the top 8 budget hotels in Vancouver, British Columbia. If you're travelling on a budget these hotels will be suitable for your trip to Vancouver, British Columbia.
BC Blueberries at Vancouver-area U-Picks
Pick ripe, sweet blueberries at these u-pick farms in the Fraser Valley, just east of Vancouver.
What is Vancouver's population?
Downtown Vancouver, British Columbia has a population of approximately 600,000 and lies within the large region of Vancouver which has about 2 million people
Totem Pole art greets international travelers...
YVR Vancouver International Airport Customs Hall Arrivals Area includes Native Canadian Art by Susan Point. Page 2.
Top 10 Coffee Shops in Vancouver, British...
Check out the top 5 coffee shops in Vancouver, BC and enjoy a tasty coffee anyday of the week with a friend, on the way to work or at a meeting.
Where to Eat in North Vancouver
Whether it's fresh seafood or an upscale cuisine on a mountaintop, these North Shore eateries offer plenty of options. Visit these North Vancouver restaurants for delectable dining close to Grouse Mountain, Capilano Suspension Bridge, and Lonsdale Quay.
Why Vancouver is Loved by so Many
You might be asking yourself why Vancouver is loved by so many people around the world. Here is why Vancouver remains one of the best city's to live in, in the world.
Top 5 Happy Hours Spots in Vancouver, BC
Check out the top 5 happy hour spots in Vancouver, British Columbia. These cheap cocktails will attract any crowd.
Stanley Park Visitor Guide
With its seawall, giant trees, and totem poles, Stanley Park is the top attraction in Vancouver. This visitor guide introduces what to do, see, and eat in the Vancouver park.
Lions Gate Bridge
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 13.
Magnificent Native art and waterfalls welcome...
Vancouver International Airport YVR Arrivals Hall Customs Area Art
YVR Welcome Statues
YVR Arrivals Area Welcome Statues by artist Joe David in the Vancouver International Airport greeting area. Page 4.
North Shore and Deep Cove
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 14.
Opus Bar Vancouver, British Columbia
Visit the hip and trendy Opus Bar located within the Opus Hotel. This is where the celebs go out to play. Stars have been seen there such as Zac Efron, Janet Jackson, Demi Moore, R.E.M, and Ashton Kutcher. The bar has funky decor and elite clientele.
Top 5 Pizza Restaurants in Vancouver, British...
Whether you love Hawaiian or pepperoni and cheese, there is a pizza for you to enjoy at one of these places in Vancouver, British Columbia.
North Vancouver
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 15.
Jade Canoe Statue at Vancouver International...
Bill Reid's Jade Canoe statue at Vancouver International Airport is among the celebrated artist's most amazing works. The massive piece, in the Departures area, is worth arriving early to enjoy. Page 6.
Seawall West End
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 16.
Boathouse Restaurant Patio
Just steps away from Vancouver’s most-visited beach and Stanley Park, the patio is located on the Boathouse Restaurant’s second floor. This means you enjoy your meal with unobstructed views of sunsets over the water and distant Vancouver Island. The Boathouse has a broad menu with something for everyone—salads, burgers, seafood, and steaks. Best Bet: go for sunset. Page 5.
Tofino Visitor Guide
Use this Tofino visitor guide to plan a west coast trip. The overview covers attractions like Pacific Rim National Park plus transportation, dining, and accommodations.
Things to Do in Sooke
Find plenty of things to do in Sooke, with coastal parks, garden galleries, and a waterfront boardwalk among the Vancouver Island town's many attractions.
Revelstoke Restaurants
Whether you're stopping on a road trip or exploring the nearby national parks, Revelstoke is a fantastic dining destination with cute cafes, local-cuisine eateries, and fine restaurants.
West End, Vancouver, BC
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 17.
Airport Tree Grove in YVR Airport Arrival Area
Trees representing various parts of British Columbia forests greet visitors in the Arrivals area of YVR Vancouver International Airport. Page 3.
Minter Gardens in Photos
Stroll through lovely flowerbeds at 32-acre (13-hectare) Minter Gardens.
Vancouver Holiday Season Visitor Guide
The Holidays in Vancouver stretch from the Christmas season to Chinese New Year, with Boxing Day and New Year's Eve in between.
Vancouver Travel Videos
Plan your Vancouver vacation with these travel videos -- which cover what to do and see, Vancouver neighborhoods, and travel tips.
How to Find & Book Your Hotel in Vancouver...
Make sure you book your hotel before you go, so you can spend more time having fun, and less time shuffling around the city looking for accommocation. Here is how you can book your hotels before you go.
Totem Pole at Vancouver International Airport
The YVR Vancouver International Airport Totem Pole may be the first Vancouver totem pole visitors to Vancouver will see. Page 5.
West End in Vancouver, BC
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 18.
British Columbia First Nations Destinations
Visit towns and cities in Northern BC, the Okanagan Valley, the Lower Mainland, and Vancouver Island to get a sense of British Columbia's varied First Nations cultures.
Kitsilano Restaurants
Dine out in the Kitsilano neighborhood, where the restaurant options include brunch spots, Canadian cuisine, and kid-friendly eateries.
Best Things About the Vancouver Christmas Market
Food, holiday lights, and live music make the Vancouver Christmas Market a special place to visit over the holidays.
Sooke Visitor Guide
Plan a trip to Sooke by finding out what to do, where to eat, and where to stay during your time on the scenic Vancouver Island coast.
Where to Eat in Sooke
Discover fine dining, historic pubs, and lovely local cafes in Sooke -- a small community scenically situated on the Vancouver Island coast.
Things to Do in Squamish
Parks and a rugged outdoor landscape surround Squamish, making the town a jumping-off-point for rock-climbing, hiking, and mountain-biking. The scenic town also has varied attractions, including museums and waterfalls.
Pepitas in the West End
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 20.
Beach in the West End
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 19.
New Westminster Visitor Guide
Find riverboat tours, trendy restaurants, and heritage architecture in New Westminster -- the province's first capital that's located southeast of Vancouver.
Stanley Park Seawall and Vancouver City Skyline
Vancouver's seawall, which goes around Stanley Park, is a great place to run and walk. Page 4.
Why You’ll Love Vancouver
Vancouver is a city that seduces visitors, tempts them to fall in love with her, and succeeds! Travelers to Canada's third largest city find a huge variety of unique activities whether they come for work or play in a place sometimes called a resort city.
Vancouver’s Granville Island, Burrard...
Photo of Burrard Bridge and Granville Island in Vancouver Canada. Page 6.
North Shore and Canada Place
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 5.
Canada Place Vancouver, BC
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 4.
Peak 2 Peak Gondola Ride
Whistler Mountain's newest attraction the Peak 2 Peak Gondola. Page 4.
Vancouver’s Stanley Park Lighthouse &...
Photo of Vancouver’s Stanley Park Lighthouse and Cruise Ship. Page 5.
Snorkelling in Ganges Harbour
See glorious photos of Vancouver Island. From Saturna Island to Sidney by the Sea, Vancouver Island is a visit you cannot miss when in British Columbia.
Whistler Mountain View
Whistler Mountain View. Vancouver Travel. Page 7.
The Adara Hotel, Whistler, BC
Whistler, British Columbia - The Adara Hotel
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia
Visit Qualicum Beach and enjoy beautiful sunsets, excellent hospitality, a first class welcome from residents and more. Qualicum Beach features fabulous parks, beaches and culture for everyone to enjoy.
August Events
Find out what is happening in August in the City of Vancouver.
Nelson Street Intersection
A Walk Around Downtown, Vancouver, BC. Page 12.
Banana Leaf
Check out the Banana Leaf for some of the best Malaysian food in the city of Vancouver.
North Vancouver Hotels
Want to save on hotel rates and get free Internet? Choose one of these North Vancouver hotels and still be close to the SeaBus, Grouse Mountain, and Capilano Suspension Bridge.
Georgina Point Lighthouse Mayne
See glorious photos of Vancouver Island. From Saturna Island to Sidney by the Sea, Vancouver Island is a visit you cannot miss when in British Columbia. Page 6.
Sandbar Restaurant Patio
This restaurant on Granville Island features an upstairs patio with views of Yaletown high rise condos, the historic Burrard Bridge, and the mountains, plus you can watch the little Aquabus ferries come and go on False Creek. The view is both dramatic and intimate, making this a very popular spot. The Sandbar’s menu includes a lot of variety, with focus on seafood. Their mussels are popular and very good. Page 2.
The Fish House Restaurant
Visit the Fish House in Stanley Park and enjoy some of the best cuisine in town. Located in the heart of famous Stanley Park, this restaurant is sure to satisfy your taste buds.
Grouse Mountain
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 11.
Downtown Vancouver BC Photos
A Walk Around Downtown, Vancouver, BC
Photos of Vancouver
Vancouver British Columbia Photos from Sonia Filipkova
Squamish, British Columbia
Visit Squamish and enjoy some of the best tours and activities outside the city of Vancouver. Try challenging yourself at rock climbing!
Monk McQueens Fresh Seafood and Oyster Bar
Monk McQueens Fresh Seafood and Oyster Bar
Vancouver's Favorite Public Art - in Photos
Few things are as uniting as public art. And you just have to visit the city's laughing sculptures, Brockton Point totems, or giant engagement rings to find Vancouver's love of public art.
Deep Cove
Vancouver Travel. Page 15.
Vancouver's English Bay Stone Inukshuk
Vancouver photograph of English Bay stone Inukshuk statue
Merlos Grapes on Saturna Island
See glorious photos of Vancouver Island. From Saturna Island to Sidney by the Sea, Vancouver Island is a visit you cannot miss when in British Columbia. Page 5.
Whistler, British Columbia
Check out these lovely pictures from my visit to Whistler, British Columbia. There is so much to do in Whistler Village and there are always events to attend, nice patios to sit on and enjoy the view, and fantastic hotels.
Potter on Saltspring
See glorious photos of Vancouver Island. From Saturna Island to Sidney by the Sea, Vancouver Island is a visit you cannot miss when in British Columbia. Page 4.
Art at Vancouver International Airport
Art at Vancouver International Airport - YVR Vancouver International Airport Artworks
False Creek and BC Place
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 9.
Views of Vancouver, BC
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia.
Whistler, BC
Check out these lovely pictures from my visit to Whistler, British Columbia. There is so much to do in Whistler Village and their is always events to attend, nice patios to sit on and enjoy the view, and fantastic hotels. Page 10.
Services for Special Needs Travelers
Find taxis, buses, and other forms of disability services for people with special needs when traveling.
Tofino on Vancouver Island
Visit beautiful Tofino on Vancouver Island, British Columbia.
Saturna Grasslands
See glorious photos of Vancouver Island. From Saturna Island to Sidney by the Sea, Vancouver Island is a visit you cannot miss when in British Columbia. Page 3.
Numbers Cabaret
Check out one of the best gay nightclubs in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Skiing and Snowboarding in and around...
Find out where to go skiing and snowboarding in and around Vancouver, British Columbia.
Coal Harbour View
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 6.
Downtown View
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 8.
Flags in English Bay
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 10.
Plan B Lounge Restaurant
Plan B restaurant is Yaletown's newest dicovery. Taste bud tingling seafood, duck and pasta dishes, this restaurant has it all.
Vancouver Island Photos - British Columbia
See glorious photos of Vancouver Island! From Saturna Grasslands, to Sidney by the Sea, Vancouver Island is a visit you cannot miss when in British Columbia.
Landis Hotel Vancouver British Columbia
Check into the only 2 bedroom suite hotel in Vancouver. Check availability, the rates, and the photos of the rooms.
Robson Street Vancouver, BC
A Walk Around Downtown, Vancouver, BC. Page 14.
Photos of Kitsilano, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Photos of Kitsilano, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Where to Shoot Classic Vancouver Travel Photos
Where to Shoot Classic Vancouver Travel Photos. Visitors often see beautiful postcards and wonder where they are taken, these five tips will help you get great photos in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Stanley Park and Downtown
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 7.
The Annual Vancouver International Film Festival
Welcome to the Vancouver International Film Festival 2009! Watch over 370 flims from all around the globe. You can purchase tickets online, or in person at The Vancouver International Film Centre, 1181 Seymour Street 7 days a week from 12pm to 7pm.
Vancouver's Wine Festival: A Celebration of Wine
Vancouver wine festival bc vancouver events
Oasis Pub
Check out the Oasis Pub in Vancouver, British Columbia. Famous for comedy shows and lounging around, this club is a great hang out.
Ski, Stroll, Bike, and Paddle in One Vancouver...
There is so much to explore in Vancouver and all of British Columbia. Where else can you paddle, bike, stroll, and ski all in the same day?
Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Visit Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, British Columbia.
Bard on the Beach -Shakespeare Festival
Check out Bard on the Beach this Summer as they are celebrating their 20th year in performing their Shakespeare Festival.
BC Place View
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia.
Burrard Inlet
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 3.
Dockside Restaurant and Micro Brewery
Visit the Dockside Restaurant inside the Granville Island Hotel. Voted the best micro brewery of the year! It has one of the best patios and views in the city.
Fountainhead Pub
Check out the fountainhead pub and get together with some of your friends. This fun gay pub is located in Davie Village.
Gay Pride Parade Vancouver, BC
Gay Price Annual Parade Vancouver, BC
Sheraton Wall Centre
The Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Fall Colors in Stanley Park
Red, purple, orange, and yellow, the fall foliage in Vancouver shows the bright, warm colors of autumn.
Scotiabank Theatre Downtown Vancouver
A Walk Around Downtown, Vancouver, BC. Page 13.
Pan Pacific Cascades Restaurant Patio
This patio provides unique views of cruise ships when they’re in port. Cascades is located inside the Pan Pacific Hotel, which is part of Canada Place cruise ship terminal. Food service starts at 2:00 p.m., and ships sail at 5:30, so the unique view has limited times and dates. Where there is no ship, the view across Coal Harbour to the mountains is still spectacular. Bonus: when Cascades is closed, visitors can enjoy the patio without buying anything. Page 3.
Chinatown, Vancouver, British Columbia Photos
Chinatown Vancouver British Columbia Photos
By the Seawall
A Walk Around Downtown, Vancouver, BC. Page 8.
The Beach in the West End
Find photos of beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Page 2.
Chinese New Year Parade in Vancouver, BC
Chinese New Year Vancouver British Columbia
Sidney, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Visit Sidney, British Columbia on the Saanich Peninsula, on Vancouver Island. Just twenty minutes away from British Columbia Capital, Sidney has a population of more than 11,000 people. You can fly in by air or arrive by sea on one of the many ferries. It is considered the major Peninsula for all business travelers.
Coal Harbour Visitor Guide
Enjoy Vancouver's high-end, waterfront community, where boats dock at expansive marinas and Stanley Park is only steps away. This visitor guide covers attractions, dining, and hotels in Vancouver's Coal Harbour neighborhood.

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