Vancouver’s shopping options are as eclectic as the city itself. It’s home to malls in sizes small, medium, and large, plus independent boutiques and an international array of well-known retailers scattered across many vibrant neighborhoods. Situated between the ocean and the mountains, Vancouver a scenic destination that’s surprisingly compact, making it possible to hop from store to store via public transportation or on foot.Granville Island
Once the site of industrial manufacturing, the peninsula just across from downtown core is now a popular shopping area that embodies the best of the West Coast, especially food. Granville Market is the biggest draw here. It’s a hub for locals looking to buy meat and produce, as well as for many visitors who come for homegrown specialty shops, including Devil May Wear and the original location of Paper-Ya, plus artist-run galleries. There’s even a sake maker and a place to buy tasty treats for pets.