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Gastown, Vancouver
(3.7/5 based on 2,800+ reviews on the web)
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. Work out when and for how long to visit Gastown and other Vancouver attractions using our handy Vancouver itinerary builder.
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  • Walking through historic Gastown in Vancouver was fun and interesting. There were lots of shops, bars, and restaurants. The tree-lined streets were lovely, and picturesque. We stopped at a bar to have...  more »
  • Gastown is very beautiful and a very nice scenery for photos! Has several shops selling souvenirs, and night clubs good, with few tourists. It's worth taking a picture in front of the clock.
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  • Charming district with many restaurants and brewing houses. The galleries highlight First Nation's art and native skills. This is the place to purchase trip momento's and gifts to bring home. We thoro...  more »