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Gastown, Vancouver

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#3 of 15 in Neighborhoods in Vancouver
Explore the hip and happening national historic site of Gastown. Spend the day strolling the beautiful streets and perusing contemporary fashion boutiques and art galleries, including one specializing in native arts. When the sun sets, enjoy a night out at the area's various well-regarded restaurants and bars. Be sure to checkout the steam-powered clock, which releases bursts of steam through a vent on the sidewalk. Plan my day in Vancouver using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • Has become the Gastown steam clock is a famous tourist attraction, many tourists had a photo shoot. To steam around the clock and fashionable shops, cafes, pubs, and shops can be found. Walking, window shopping is just fun fun sushi, trendy cafés and restaurants to take. Convenient location to downtown, Yaletown, Chinatown, just a few minutes. However, Hasting Street along the East side of security is bad, because drug addicts hanging around has the land intuition are not inadvertently pews foot care is required.
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  • After dinner we went and walked in that great neighborhood. It has a great feel and beautiful architecture. There is a large selection of restaurants and shops. You have to stop at the steam clock and...  more »
  • My wife and I walked to Gastown where we spent the afternoon. Gastown is the oldest area of Vancouver Canada and is located just east of Canada Place. Gastown is where you'll find the old town of Vanc...  more »

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