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Over 200 years ago Captain George Vancouver arrived at the site of this city, lending his name to a place that has grown into a major Pacific Rim city with an international profile and diverse cultural heritage. Here, Chinatown boasts Dr Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, the only Classical Chinese garden outside of China. The story of the Chinese community is an important one in Vancouver's history. BC's native communities are best documented here at the University of British Columbia. An authentic long house is featured at the Museum of Anthropology.

Highway 1 (The Transcanada Highway) connects the city to the Fraser Valley. The Sea to Sky Highway links the city to Whistler Resort and the Cariboo Chilcotin Coast. Vancouver's port facilities are on the shores of Burrard Inlet. It is bounded on the east by Burnaby and is connected to North Vancouver by Lions Gate Bridge in Stanley Park. The city is connected by BC Ferries with Vancouver Island.

Burnaby College | Peter Hope Lake Resort Development Inc | Stanley Park |
Antique shops and shows Antique Warehouse | Dynasty Antiques | Jacana Asian Antiques & Contemporary Art | Justin Tee Antiques | Motif Antiques |
Art Art Works Gallery | Atelier Gallery | Bjornson Kajiwara Gallery | Blue Raven Company | Buschlen Mowatt Gallery | Carousel Theatre | Casa Gallery | Circle Craft Co-operative Shop & Gallery | CN IMAX Theatre | Coastal Peoples Fine Arts Gallery | Diane Farris Gallery | Douglas Reynolds Gallery | Electric Company Theatre | Elliott Louis Gallery | Firehall Arts Centre | Gala Rea - By Design Inc. | Gallery 83 | Grunt Gallery | Howe Street Gallery | Jennifer Kostuik Gallery | John Ferrie Gallery | LindaLando Fine Art |
11/13 Coming to The Vancouver area
Berry Dairy Days Burlington WA June13-16 Fresh local strawberry shortcake, spectacular fireworks show, fabulous parades, Kiwanis Salmon BBQ, entertainment stage with live music, nostalgic Berry Cool Car Show.