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“A great place to visit, and people watch.”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Vancouver Downtown

Vancouver Downtown
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$101.89*
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Vancouver Biking and Hiking Tour including Lunch
Ranked #10 of 348 things to do in Vancouver
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Bend, OR
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“A great place to visit, and people watch.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2013

Vancouver has an eclectic downtown area. There is so much to see and do, both day and night. I personally love it at night. Some of the buildings will be lit up in different colors, it is beautiful. The architecture is a mix of old and new, but there are just some beautiful buildings. Like any city, you have a large mix of people. I enjoy sitting outside at some of the restaurants and doing a little harmless people watching. You will see some characters, that's for sure. Gastown has a lot of great restaurants and bars, and Chinatown is fun to walk through. May not be as fun and exciting for the little ones, but if you enjoy a little exploring, you will have a good time.

Visited February 2013
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Sudbury, Canada
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“One way streets”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2013

so many streets, so little parking...and confusing to say the least. great lil areas of this but wow....clustermuch around this part of town.

Visited February 2013
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Vancouver B.C.
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“A beautful city”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2013

Tourists remark on how clean the city is. Definitely worth taking a city tour to find all the different sides to this city.

Visited December 2012
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Seattle, Washington
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“Downtown Vancouver Massagevancouver.org”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2013

A friend and I decided to treat ourselves to a massage before beginnning our exploration of Vancouver, BC. We found Cristy Chandler of massagevancouver.org with her spa located in the Scotia Bank building. Cristy was joined by Jessica who has her own foot spa at Oasis Massage Studio. Total relaxation at a very reasonable cost. Our appointments were easily set up through email. Both specialists were excellent and very in sync with working with us.

Visited February 2013
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Long Beach, Washington
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“Great place to spend a weekend..even if you live in Seattle”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2013

Great town,very clean..vibrant with something to do for everyone.We love the wide streets, the glass buildings by the waterfront.The last 2 times[once by speedboat,once by train] we decided that driving there is not worth it..enjoy the boat or the train ride as the public transportation system is great.The only snag was the "eclectic" crowd in Gas Park...a little to aggressive on asking for $.
Maybe we caught a bad day.. otherwise not to much different from the crowds by the Pike Street park[less the pot in plain view]

Visited April 2012
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