www.coastwhistlerhotel.com. Value and location are very good. Free buffet-style breakfast. Covered pool, hot tub, sauna, exercise room. $$. • Crystal Lodge, 4154 Village Green, Whistler, BC V0N 1B4, 604 9322221, 1-800-667-3363, ...
Author: Gail Buente
Publisher: Formac Publishing Company Limited
The 2010 Winter Olympics are giving Vancouver and Whistler great new and exciting facilities, venues and attractions. In this new edition, local authors highlight the new transportation facilities, museums and galleries, as well as what is best in shopping, dining and entertainment. Knowledgeable contributors explore Vancouver's distinctive neighbourhoods including the downtown, Gastown, Chinatown, Granville Island, Kitsilano, the North Shore, Commercial Drive, and the up-andcoming Yaletown area. This edition features the world-renowned Canadian resort municipality of Whistler, co-host of the 2010 Winter Olympics and the site for most of the alpine, Nordic and sliding events. The edition also provides updated information on the major tourist destinations of Victoria, the Gulf Islands, and the Sunshine Coast. An up-to-date listing section gives essential contact information for the best in nightlife, theatre, museums, attractions, recommended dining, as well as accommodation and tips on how to get around. New full-colour photography complements the text.
< Back to Arrival and departure BY Bus BUS terminal Vancouver's main bus terminal is used by Pacific Coach Lines ... for Victoria and Whistler; Perimeter ( perimeterbus.com) for services between Whistler, Squamish and Vancouver Airport; ...
Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
The Rough Guides Snapshot Canada: Vancouver and Vancouver Island is the ultimate travel guide to this area of Canada. It leads you through the region with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from scenic Vancouver across the Georgia Strait to Victoria and the great outdoors of Vancouver Island and the Pacific Rim National Park, or along the picturesque Sea to Sky Highway to Whistler. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, shops, bars and nightlife, ensuring you make the most of your trip, whether passing through, staying for the weekend or longer. The Rough Guides Snapshot Canada: Vancouver and Vancouver Islandcovers Vancouver, the Sunshine Coast, the Sea to Sky Highway, Whistler, the Cariboo, Victoria, the Southern Gulf Islands, Hwy-14: Victoria to Port Renfrew, Hwy-1: Victoria to Nanaimo, from Nanaimo to Port Alberni, Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, Northern Vancouver Island. Also included is the Basics section from the Rough Guide to Canada, with all the practical information you need for travelling in and around Vancouver and Vancouver Island, including accommodation, transport, food, drink, costs, health and outdoor activities. Also published as part of the Rough Guide to Canada. The Rough Guides Snapshot Canada: Vancouver and Vancouver Islandis equivalent to 130 printed pages.
Yaletown 103 Granville Island 107 Kitsilano 111 UBC 115 North Shore 119 Victoria 125 Map 126 Exploring Victoria 127 A Brief History 128 Top Attractions 130 Shopping 147 Dining 151 ... Title: Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler colourguide.
Author: Formac Publishing Company Limited
Publisher: Formac Publishing Company Limited
This guide is packed with the latest insider's information on where to go and what to do in Vancouver and Victoria.
with Whistler, Vancouver Island & the Okanagan Valley Fodor's Travel Guides. NOVEMBER There's a little bit of everything at Cornucopia ( www.whistlercornucopia.com), an annual festival for foodies and oenophiles.
Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Publisher: Fodor's Travel
Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for more than 80 years. Vancouver has a bit of everything, and it's all top-notch: fantastic food, excellent local wine, stylish shopping opportunities, boutique hotels, friendly people, world-class skiing in nearby Whistler (site of the 2010 winter Olympics), and gorgeous terrain for hiking, biking, boating, and beach-going. Fodor's Vancouver & Victoria is the guide to help you plan your time from the slopes to the surf and everything in between. This travel guide includes: · Dozens of full-color maps · Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks · Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what’s off the beaten path · Coverage of Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Victoria, Whistler, and The Okanagan Valley Planning to visit more of the Pacific Northwest? Check out Fodor's Pacific Northwest travel guide with Oregon, Washington & Vancouver.
265 West 264 Victoria and Surroundings 271 Where are Vancouver , Victoria and Whistler ? 10 Whistler 305 bkfst incl . DO Air conditioning Breakfast included Fax number. List of Maps I.
Author: Ulysses Travel Guides
Publisher: Hunter Publishing, Inc
The historic district of Gastown, magnificent Stanley Park, one of the largest Chinatowns in the Western Hemisphere, the chic neighbourhoods of Shaughnessy Heights, the stylish holiday-resort atmosphere of the West End, cafe-dotted Robson Street, end even nearby Victoria and Whistler: This guidebook offers all of this and more! This guidebook includes: Tours of the diverse districts of these cities and their surroundings that can be done on foot, by bicycle, or by car; Descriptions of the best accommodations, restaurants, nightspots and shops in every price range; A historical and cultural portrait of Vancouver and Victoria, with special attention on Aboriginal traditions; More than 20 detailed maps that carefully walk you through the highlights and hidden treasures of these cities.
In BC, accommodation is taxed with 8 percent provincial hotel room tax. Some properties are also required to add an additional 2 percent tourism tax on hotel rooms in Vancouver, Victoria, and Whistler.
Author: DK Eyewitness
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Vancouver & Victoria will lead you straight to the very best on offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights, or want to find the best nightspots; this guide is the perfect companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists - from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events and festivals - there's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. The guide is divided by area with restaurant reviews for each, as well as recommendations for hotels, bars and places to shop. You'll find the insider knowledge every visitor needs and explore every corner effortlessly with DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Vancouver & Victoria. DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Vancouver & Victoria - showing you what others only tell you. Now available in ePub format.
animals (including cougars and bears), dangerous plants (including poison ivy) and insects (including blackflies and mosquitoes), and always boil water that might be unsafe to drink. In Vancouver, Victoria, and Whistler, ...
Author: DK Eyewitness
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to Vancouver and Vancouver Island, includes insider tips and ideas, colour maps, top 10 lists - all designed to help you see the very best of Vancouver and Vancouver Island. Admire spectacular scenery at Vancouver Island's rugged Long Beach, tiptoe across teetering Capilano Suspension Bridge, explore the UBC Museum of Anthropology, enjoy the historic streets of Victoria, shop at Granville Island's bustling Public Market, or head to Whistler for fantastic alpine skiing. From Top 10 restaurants to Top 10 things to do for free, discover the best of Vancouver and Vancouver Island with this easy-to-use travel guide. Inside Top 10 Vancouver and Vancouver Island: - Seven easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day trip, a weekend, or a week - Top 10 lists showcase the best attractions in Vancouver and Vancouver Island, including Stanley Park, Granville Island, Canada Place, Science World, Vancouver Art Gallery, the Royal British Columbia Museum, and more - In-depth neighbourhood guides explore Vancouver and Vancouver Island's most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, going out and sightseeing - Colour-coded chapters divided by area make it easy to find information quickly and plan your day - Essential travel tips including our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus useful transport, visa and health information - Colour maps help you navigate with ease - Covers Downtown Vancouver, Vancouver Waterfront, Gastown, Chinatown, South Granville, Yaletown, West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Long Beach, Victoria, and more Staying for longer as part of a bigger trip to Canada? Try our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Canada. About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK's Top 10 guides take the work out of planning a short trip, with easy-to-read maps, tips, and tours to inform and enrich your weekend trip or cultural break. DK is the world's leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.
in the region are Tourism Vancouver (604/6822222, www.tourismvancouver.com), Tourism Victoria (250/9532033 or 800/6633883, www.tourismvictoria.com), Tourism Vancouver Island (250/7543500, www.tourismvi.ca), and Tourism Whistler ...
Author: Andrew Hempstead
Publisher: Hachette UK
Experience the Life of the City Travel writer and Vancouver transplant Carolyn B. Heller shares her expert perspective on Vancouver, guiding you on a memorable and unique experience. Whether you're looking to enjoy the lush beauty of British Columbia, explore First Nations art and culture, or sample specialty beer and the freshest seafood, Moon Vancouver has activities for every traveler. With itineraries like "The Sunshine Coast" and "Taste Your Way through Vancouver's New Craft Breweries," expertly-crafted maps, gorgeous photos, and Heller's trustworthy advice, Moon Vancouver provides the tools for planning your perfect trip! Moon Vancouver covers can't-miss sights and the best destinations including: Vancouver and vicinity Stanley Park Richmond Vancouver Island Victoria Whistler