Vancouver

Vancouver occupies a pretty enviable spot in the world. Blessed with miles of coastline, lush vegetation and crowned by the North Shore Mountains, it's hard to be there and not stop at some point and be amazed by what you see.
Photo: Thom Quine, CC BY 2.0.

Popular Destinations

The is the heart of Vancouver's downtown and contains the city's Financial District, the Granville Entertainment district, and many of its hotels, clubs and historical buildings. Photo: magnusl3d, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kitsilano, South Granville and Granville Island form most of the northern part of the Vancouver west side. Photo: Jmabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of Vancouver is one of the most popular places to hang out in the city. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gastown and Chinatown are in the east end of downtown Vancouver between the and . Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
is the public library system for the city of Vancouver, British Columbia. is situated 2 km north of Vancouver. Photo: Alex Ramon, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Stadium
is a multi-purpose arena located at 800 Griffiths Way in the of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. is situated 2 km north of Vancouver. Photo: Hucul002, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
A is a clock which is fully or partially powered by a steam engine. is situated 2½ km north of Vancouver.

Theatre
The is a theatre and music venue in Vancouver, , . is situated 2 km north of Vancouver. Photo: Jmabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

Commercial Drive-Hastings Park makes up part of "East Vancouver". Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 4.0.

encompasses the established neighbourhood of Yaletown and the still-developing area of Southeast False Creek. Photo: Thom Quine, CC BY 2.0.

is a district in the west side of Vancouver occupying a pretty spot at the tip of the Point Grey peninsula. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mount Pleasant-South Main is a district of Vancouver south of 6th Ave. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Vancouver South covers the southern portion of Vancouver. Photo: Shaundd, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
is the original settlement that became the core of the creation of Vancouver, , . is situated 2½ km north of Vancouver. Photo: Jennie Robinson, CC BY 2.0.

Neighborhood
, Little Tokyo or Paueru-gai is an old neighbourhood in Vancouver, , Canada, located east of and north of Chinatown, that once had a concentration of Japanese immigrants. is situated 3 km northeast of Vancouver.

Neighborhood
The is a neighbourhood in Vancouver, , Canada. is situated 2½ km northeast of Vancouver. Photo: Bobanny, Public domain.

Vancouver

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