What Makes Vancouver So Unique?

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Planning to move to a place called home? Want to start things over? Moving with the family? Wondering what makes Vancouver unique from other cities in Canada?  

Vancouver is one of the vibrant cities in the world. The city has everything that you want for vacation or migration. With diverse culture and captivating the city with its nature, from coasts to mountains…the said city will make you like to stay in love and explore as you begin a new journey if you’re planning to settle in this wonderful city.

If you’re into sightseeing and love dining in with friends, check out English Bay which is part of the West End neighborhood. Overlooking the area will mesmerize you with the lights in the city.

As a foodie, did you know that Vancouver has a wide array of Asian cuisine? Before moving to this lovely city, consider checking out some of the best Vancouver homes for sale in the area. In awe with architecture? Gastown is a great place for those who like Victorian buildings and also it is the oldest part of the said city.

Want to see a hedge maze? Lose yourself with VanDusen Garden’s Elizabethan Hedge Maze which is one of the six Elizabethan hedge mazes in North America. The said maze consists of 3,000 cedar trees which were planted in 1981. 

If you love to see the beach and want to be away from the bustling city, Spanish Banks Beach is the best spot for skimboarding and chill with friends.  Don’t miss out on checking out food spots and awesome souvenirs in Chinatown. 

Time to chill after working for hours in Yaletown. This place is known for boutique, bars and restaurants. If you want to level up your nightlife and visit these popular hangout places such as Bar None,Yaletown Brewing Co., and Pierre’s Lounge, among others.

Indulge yourself with Asian cuisine at Richmond Night Market. Did you know that it is the largest night market in North America? This is one of the best spots for food trips!

Take your best shot using your camera when visiting Vancouver Lookout. And if you’re into museum and gallery hopping, find the best Canadian art when you visit Vancouver Art Gallery. Amaze with the world-class collection of British and Canadian paintings there. 

If you want to know the history of Vancouver, tag along the fam and friends at Museum of Vancouver. Love hiking? Schedule your trip with hike buddies at Lighthouse Park. The lighthouse is a national historic park. 

Plan ahead if you want to experience the snow in the mountains. Get your winter gears and visit Cypress Mountain Ski Area, which is situated 30 minutes from the center of the city. Enjoy skiing, do cross-country skiing, or want the snowy scenery. 

Are you a winter sports fanatic? Enjoy outdoor skating, snowboarding, skiing, snowshoeing, and gondola ride at Grouse Mountain.

Living in Vancouver, you will enjoy the astonishing places and experience how this city is unique among other places in the world.

About Christian Melanie Lee

Christian Melanie Lee is a freelance social media manager and web developer. She also devoted her time managing her food blog, and music/concert blog. One of the Hootsuite Ambassador for the Philippines since 2014 and currently working as social media manager for the local band, The Itchyworms. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram.