Popular destinations in Vancouver include Stanley Park, Whale Watching, the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, and Cypress Mountain.
Vancouver is the most populous city in British Columbia. It is a coastal seaport and one of the most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities in Canada. Vancouver's skyline is full of high-rise condominium buildings that have been growing in popularity.
Vancouver has the highest population density in Canada and is the 5th most densely populated city in North America behind New York, Guadalajara, San Francisco and Mexico City. It is consistently named as one of the top five world wide cities for livability and quality of life. Vancouver's main industries are forestry and tourism. It also has a large film industry with many major film production studios in Vancouver and Burnaby, earning it the nickname “Hollywood North”.
Grab some fresh goodies at nearby bakeries Alfie's No Frills and Beaucoup Bakery. Coffee shop lovers will appreciate the local cafe's like Tractor Everyday Healthy Foods - Kitsilano. Locals recommend eating at Trattoria, Noodlebox and Maenam in Fairview - they have great food! There is a surprising amount of green space with Cypress Community Garden, CityVegetables.com, and Maple Community Garden nearby Kits360. Regency Pharmasave is the pharmacy in Fairview near Kits360. From clothes to electronics and everything in between, Melissa Caron Jewellers, is the perfect place to pick up the items on your list. There are a number of museums and art galleries in Vancouver including Pacific Wave Glass Art, Robert Lynds Gallery and Douglas Reynolds Gallery. Many gyms and fitness centers are popular with residents of Fairview. Some of these facilities are Aquaventures Swim Centre, Angela Stevenson at Intrinsics Pilates and Pure Barre in Fairview. Take your pets to Granville Island Veterinary Hospital.