Vancouver dating scene
Tourists stop for photos with Gassy Jack, and also love to visit the nearby Steam Clock, which puffs steam-powered chimes every 15 minutes.
For many Vancouver visitors, Canada Place is where a trip begins.
It's a place locals hang out with friends or take a dip in the outdoor heated seawater swimming pool, and visitors come to admire the mountain backdrop.
Views from Kitsilano over the city center are wonderful.
Hours: Daily 10am-5pm (until 9pm on Tuesday) Admission: Adults .75, students and seniors .50 The sandy shoreline of Kitsilano Beach defines the laid-back, fun-loving Vancouver lifestyle.
You'll meet other people in your age and interest group through a series of face-to-face six minute "pre-dates" in a private area at a local upscale restaurant/bar. Augustine, FL January 17: Tulsa, OK January 17: Sacramento, CA January 17: San Diego/Carlsbad, CA January 17: Columbus, OH January 18: Albuquerque, NM - view all speed dating events - "Hi Pre Dating: Myself and Theresa (pictured) were the first couple to chat at a Honolulu Pre Dating event (venue All-Star Hawaii) in March of last year.
After a successful "match" and quick exchange of e-mails, I asked Theresa to a local concert.
Heritage structures, cobblestone streets, and iron lampposts give the district its distinctive atmosphere.
Gastown came into existence in 1867 when a man called John Deighton arrived on the scene.