Vancouver is a seaside seaport city on the mainland of British Columbia, Canada. In Vancouver 52% of its citizens have a first language other than English. Vancouver is a Beta global city. As of 2009, Port Metro Vancouver is the most popular and biggest harbour in Canada. Vancouver is well known urban centre enclose by nature, making travel and leisure its second largest sector.
Major film production studios made Vancouver into one of the biggest film production centres in North America. It earn the film industry nickname, Hollywood North. Vancouver’s scenic location makes it a major vacationer location. People visit here to see landscapes, Stanley Park, Queen Elizabeth Park, VanDusen Botanical Garden and the mountains, ocean, forest and parklands. Each year over a million people pass through Vancouver on cruise ship vacations.
Canada has a large household and international travel and leisure market. Vancouver is well known for lifestyle, diversity as well as national parks and historic sites. There is a large community of people of Asian origin. Vancouver is a harbor city and provides wonderful scenery of hills and sea. Victoria, British Columbia is a major Canadian vacationer location attracts millions of visitors. Popular activities for visitors are whale watching, enjoying the busking in the inner harbour area and visiting world famous Butchart Gardens.
Sites of interest in Vancouver
1. Capilano Suspension Bridge
2. Stanley Park
3. Granville Island
5. Robson Street
6. Vancouver Art Gallery
7. Vancouver Maritime Museum
8. Museum of Anthropology at UBC
9. Vancouver Museum
10. Science World at Telus World of Science
11. Canada Place
12. HR MacMillan Space Centre
13. Kitsilano Beach
15. Vandusen Botanical Garden
Categories: Travel Destinations