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Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art

Hidden amongst downtown’s emerald skyscrapers, the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art is like a root that’s had its sun blocked out by tall grass. If you’re in Vancouver it’s your duty to help let a little light in. It starts with leaving the contemporary art...

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How to Get a Vancouver Taxi Cab (+2020 Apps)

In order I’ve lived in Vancouver, London, and Barcelona and I have to say that the Vancouver taxi experience is by far the worst. The idea of just flagging one down is as foreign as ferret soup. And if that’s not enough we were the last North American city to get ridesharing...

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Vancouver’s Seawall: The Ultimate Itinerary

Vancouver’s famous Seawall is the undeniably the city’s outdoor recreational hub. However, it also functions as a vital transportation link that will connect you to many of the Vancouver’s main attractions and best beaches. But don’t worry, it has plenty of the...

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Must Eat Vancouver Food + Places to Try It

When people from another country ask me about Vancouver food I tense up and start apologizing like a true Canadian. Their expectation of a pervasive provincial dish like pizza, paella, or pad thai is met with my disappointing answer of… beaver tails? Fine, I’ll admit...

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Visit Historic Steveston Village

Steveston Village has transformed from the historic home of BC’s fishing industry to one of the Lower Mainland’s most popular tourist attractions. As the home to several historic museums, exciting whale watching adventures and a boatload of fantastic restaurants, there is...

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Vancouver Attraction Passport – City Pass Savings Guide

If you’re discovering our fine city the Vancouver Attraction Passport and Experiences Guide is the best money saving tool on the market. With it you get savings of up to 50% at 55 of the city’s most popular attractions. There’s museums, rafting, whale watching, art...

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Commercial Drive Neighbourhood Guide

Lonely Planet recently named Commercial Drive one of the world’s top 50 neighbourhoods and who am I to disagree. But in an area that’s just as famous for its diverse bohemian character and fervent political activism as its rich Italian roots it can get...

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Visit the Flyover Canada 4D Video Experience

The Flyover Canada 4D flight simulator is a popular attraction that will virtually transport you all the way across the Great White North in less time than it takes to whip up a plate of poutine. You’ll get an up close and personal view of all of Canada’s most notable...

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Explore The Museum of Vancouver like a Boss

The Museum of Vancouver is an attraction that should be firmly rooted at the top of any history buff’s Vancouver travel itinerary. While not likely to be confused with Rome, our city has a much longer and more interesting history than many would imagine. And as always we’re here to help...

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Vancouver Whale Watching: An In-depth Guide

Undeniably one of the top things to do in our city is to embark on a Vancouver whale watching tour. And why wouldn’t it be? After all, few cities on earth have been blessed with such a wealth of cetacean life right on their doorstep, making Vancouver one of the premier urban whale...

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