Vancouver is everything the rest of the world wishes it could be. Seaside. Mountainside. Bustling with beautiful people who love the place they call home. Warm.
You could compare it to LA, but you wouldn’t really be doing it justice. Los Angeles is a great city, but it’s also very spread out and hard to navigate. Vancouver’s downtown core is compact and picturesque with one happening neighbourhood blending into the next, which makes it the perfect place to get to know over a weekend. Lounge hop along the harbourfront and enjoy VanCity’s finest culinary treats while you take in a little shopping on the streets of Gastown.
You could do a lot worse than to spend your vacation days getting to know Canada’s darling. We went ahead and planned your trip for you: