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 Solly's Bagelry and Emelle's Catering. A fresh cup of java or tea is never hard to find with Starbucks and JJ Bean Coffee Roasters in the hood. Locals of Mt. Pleasant love dining at Rocanini Coffee Roasters. Do you love to be outside? There are great parks in Mt. Pleasant such as Hobo grotto, Olympic Village Community Garden, and Hinge Park Playground. There are always new exhibits and events happening at The Beaumont Studios, Wave Energy Testing and Realism Fine Art Gallery. Tone Pilates, Bam Fitness Photography & Le Physique Health and Fitness are super popular fitness center with locals. Animal enthusiasts, good news VCA Canada Vancouver Animal Emergency and Referral Centre and Market Hill Animal Hospital are in Mt. Pleasant. There are many students in this neighbourhood as MBS College is located within it.