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Gastown, Vancouver

(3.7/5 based on 3,200+ 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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  • A must have in Vancouver! Gastown is the most popular nightlife district. Bar to bar and absolutely worth seeing.
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  • Sure there is a nice steam clock, makes noises every 15 minutes. Some great art shops if you have money to spend. Lots of tat shops if you have less money to spend. Homeless people seeking cash for "c...  more »
  • We were visitors at Vancouver and my sister who was a resident took us here and we were happy that she did. It was a very happy place to be at with the steam clock as the main attraction. There are lo...  more »