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 bakery, SweetNom Bakery. A fresh cup of java or tea is never hard to find with Kranky Cafe in the hood. Do you enjoy being in the kitchen? Pick up groceries at Nesters Market - Broadway. Locals of Mt. Pleasant love dining at The Whip Restaurant & Gallery. Do you love to be outside? There are great parks in Mt. Pleasant such as Community Garden and Gertrude Guerin Plaza. You can find pharmacies Mount Pleasant Pharmacy and Shoppers Drug Mart within walking distance. From clothes to electronics and everything in between, Kingsgate Mall, is the perfect place to pick up the items on your list. There are always new exhibits and events happening at Artistrun Studio & Gallery, grunt gallery and Frame of Mind Fine Art & Framing Inc.. Urban Recreation is a super popular fitness center with locals. Take your pets to VCA Canada Vancouver Animal Wellness Hospital. St Francis Xavier and St Patrick's are nearby schools for children living in Mt. Pleasant. There are many students in this neighbourhood as NEC Native Education College is located within it.