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Vancouver Encounter

1st Edition


Lonely Planet
Available: 10/01/09
4.17 x 6.02 · 176 pages
CDN $16.99 · pb

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John Lee

What Will Your Vancouver Encounter Be?

Rubbing elbows with Olympiads in Robson Square or takin gin the Olympic sites
Gawking at breathtaking mountain-backed waterfront vistas from Stanley Park
Wandering through a kaleidoscope of brightly colored street art in downtown
Kayaking beneath a full moon and the twinkling lights of the city
Sampling heirloom tomatoes, duck prosciutto and organic tea at the Public Market
Dancing the night away with the beautiful people in Gastown

Discover Twice the City in Half the Time

Full-color pull-out map and detailed neighborhood maps for easy navigation
Our resident author recommends the very best neighborhoods, sights, restaurants, shops and entertainment
Unique itineraries and highlights help you make the most of a short trip
Local experts reveal Vancouver's secrets: from a microbrewer's favorite local bars to an art gallery curator's take on city culture

LONELY PLANET aims to cater for every independent traveller, whatever the destination, whatever the style of travel and whatever the phase of the journey.