Walking Vancouver: 36 Walking Tours Exploring Spectacular by John Lee

By John Lee

There's no greater approach to discover one of many world's such a lot livable towns than taking walks. Walking Vancouver exhibits you Vancouver, British Columbia as you've got by no means visible it sooner than, no matter if you are a die-hard neighborhood or a first-time customer. website of the 2010 iciness Olympics, the town is already renown for its assorted neighborhoods, simply obtainable websites, and "clean and eco-friendly" image.


With this ebook you will discover neighborhoods reminiscent of Chinatown, Kitsilano, and the West finish, followed by means of the fun and savvy descriptions from the writer, a Vancouver insider. The 36 anecdote-packed, easy-to-follow ambles comprise Stanley Park's hidden websites; collage of British Columbia's unforeseen sights; Granville Island's artisan pit stops; and the historical mansions of old-school Shaughnessy Heights. there is a ideal pub move slowly in Gastown; energetic farther afield strolls in Steveston, New Westminster and the North Shore; or even an eye-opening travel round the Downtown Eastside. you are going to discover the colourful tales in the back of highway names, personality constructions, and attention-grabbing public paintings. This hugely moveable consultant positive aspects unique maps for every journey, unique pictures, and parking/transit info for each journey. course summaries make every one stroll effortless to keep on with, and a "Points of curiosity" part summarizes each one walk's highlights.

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