Vancouver is one of the best cities in the world for travellers who like to keep busy during a holiday. There are a range of brilliant activities and landmarks in this Canadian city found in British Columbia. Known for its natural beauty it offers forests, mountains and a bustling city filled with many cultural venues, parks and top eateries. The excellent part of going on a trip to this city is how easily travellers can shift from one activity to another. Tourists can easily get from downtown Vancouver to the pretty mountains or even take a boat out on the ocean.
History enthusiasts will adore taking a trip to this city as they can venture to Gastown, which is where the first settlement was based in Granville. One of the best spots to visit in the city during a trip there is the impressive Granville Island. This place is ideal for a wander around its many markets that have a range of food to try out. Granville Island Public Market is filled with amazing local produce including meats and seafood. This is a bustling destination that is certainly perfect to head to with friends and family. To find a fantastic Vancouver family accommodation, travellers should pick a place in the centre of the city close to attractions.
The L’Hermitage Hotel or Hermitage Hotel Vancouver has impressive rooms and suites that contain a range of modern amenities including a large plasma television, Nespresso coffee machine and iPod docking station. Tourists will appreciate the hotel’s top business centre, fitness studio and steam room and relaxing Jacuzzi. There is an impressive on-site eaterie called L’Orangerie Dining Room and Lounge that serves a tasty breakfast. It also has a great afternoon tea meal with delicious finger sandwiches, raisin scones and French preserves. Tourists will feel at home as soon as they arrive at this brilliant residence.
Another top place to visit when staying in Vancouver is the picturesque Grouse Mountain, which is the best spot for going skiing in the winter and hiking in the summer. The brilliant Skyride Gondola takes tourists quickly up to the top, where they can marvel at the superb views of the city below. An excellent place to take a trip is the Capilano Suspension Bridge, which is one of the most popular tourist attractions to head to in Vancouver. There is a fabulous Cliffwalk that follows the lovely Capilano River where travellers will encounter a number of narrow bridges and stairs that head towards impressive evergreen trees.
A wonderful thing to do when venturing to this Canadian city is for tourists to head out whale-watching. The west coast of the country is the best place for nature enthusiasts, and where tourists will find these amazing underwater creatures in their natural habitat. Travellers must also take a trip to the famous Stanley Park as it is a stunning green space perfect for cycling, walking or having a leisurely picnic lunch. This incredible destination has got plenty to offer visitors such as gorgeous forests, a rose garden, lovely beaches and a pretty Seawall area.