Vancouver is a coastal harbour city in the British Columbia region of Canada. As you sail into port you will be greeted by the magnificent mountains and a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Vancouver is a beautiful port of call with a whole wealth of culture and history to soak up and discover. During your time here you can visit Stanley Park where you can walk, bike or simply just watch the ships pass you by in this 1,000 acre park. There is also a shuttle service available in the park which pays a visit to the ever so popular Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre. Other attractions include the Vancouver Art Gallery which houses a whole host of famous paintings, or you can visit Chinatown for a day of shopping around an incredible marketplace.
There are plenty of shops, boutiques and markets all around the city of Vancouver. Some of the main shopping areas are either Yaletown with is home to designer shops and boutiques or you could try Chinatown where you will find shops and markets. The souvenirs that you can expect are; designer clothes, jewellery, antiques, perfume, hand-crafted gifts and local produce.
The local currency in Vancouver is the Canadian dollar (CAD). Vancouver is 8 hours behind Greenwich meantime (GMT -8).
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