Looking for something to read? Fortunately, in Vancouver, independent bookstores are still holding their own. Here are our picks for the best bookstores in Vancouver.
One of Vancouver’s most popular attractions, Granville Island can keep you busy for hours with food, shopping, and a variety of other activities. Once an industrial area underneath the Granville Bridge, across False Creek from downtown, the island is now packed with art studios, boutiques, a brewery, a distillery, and a lively food market. With […]
If you don’t expect a major metropolis to be ringed with beaches, then perhaps you haven’t visited Vancouver. Many downtown streets lead to the water, and the city has beaches popular with nearly everyone. There are family-friendly beaches and gay-friendly beaches, people-watching beaches and water-sports beaches, quiet beaches, bustling beaches, and everything in between. When you’re looking for a favorite stretch of sand, check out our list of Vancouver’s best beaches.
With more than 130 wineries, the Okanagan Valley is the largest wine-producing region in western Canada. About five hours’ drive (or a speedy one-hour flight) east of Vancouver, this sunny temperate stretch of British Columbia makes an excellent escape for wine tasting and touring. Interested in where to go and what to sip? We’ve got […]
If you’re looking for a meal in British Columbia’s capital city, but you don’t want to shell out big bucks, look no further. Just study these suggestions for downtown Victoria’s best cheap eats.