Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Vancouver. WTR's Vancouver map shows you the location of the Museum of Anthropology and the Vancouver Art Gallery.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at John Bishop's and what to order at Hawksworth. Then you're off to Victoria to see Butchart Gardens.
Welge Travel Report Notables for Vancouver
Getting around Vancouver
Public transportation in Vancouver
WTR's Tony Transit says the best info on public transportation for Vancouver is at (tourismvancouver.com/go/getting-around/transit-system/)
People Watching Areas in Vancouver
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" for Vancouver is Robson Square, English Bay Beach and Gastown
Beverages in Vancouver
WTR's Larry Lager says Microbreweries service the beer drinkers but Winnie Winesnob prefers the wines from the nearby Okanagan Valley.
Dining in Vancouver
WTR's Carlota Cuisine says the best dinner is at Chambar Belgian Restaurant - B,L,D: Daily, 568 Beaty St, 604-879-7119
Your starter is the veal stuffed calamari with taro chips and chili aioli or the scampi. The mussels are the signature dish but the braised lamb shank is the best choice. The wine list is mouth watering.
Nightlife/Entertainment areas in Vancouver
WTR's Shauna Showtime says for the best nightlife look for Yaletown, Granville St., Gastown, Kitsilano and Davie St.
Shopping areas in Vancouver
Our Shari Shopper says the best shopping is at Robson and Downtown. Shari says South Granville, Gastown and Main Stare worth checking on.
Business Information for Vancouver
Vancouver is open for your Business! Check out (biv.com)
Exchange Rates - (www.xe.com)
Recognition for Vancouver
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Vancouver
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: Vancouver Art Gallery
Now to June 17, 2018 see Bombhead
BOMBHEAD is a thematic exhibition organized by guest curator John O’Brian that explores the emergence and impact of the nuclear age as represented by artists and their art.
Strongly associated with obliteration and destruction, nuclear technologies have had a profound cultural and ecological impact since their development in the mid-20th century.
For another dining experience in Vancouver Carlota suggests Blue Water Café and Raw Bar – D: Nightly, 1095 Hamilton St, 604-688-8078