Vancouver & Victoria for Dummies

Vancouver & Victoria for Dummies

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Written by a prize-winning journalist, "Vancouver and Victoria for Dummies" is the only guide you'll need to plan a great trip to this splendid area. We'll guide you to the best things to do, from a gondola trip up Grouse Mountain for a panoramic view of Vancouver, to a relaxing walk through Victoria's incredible gardens. With "Victoria for Dummies" in hand, you'll know which microbreweries to sample (Vancouver has deemed itself the epicenter of the North American beer universe), and where to find excellent vegetarian spring rolls. Our author has also scouted out the best lodging for all tastes and budgets, so you're sure to find something that suits you. "Vancouver & Victoria for Dummies" has detailed maps; honest, up-to-date reviews; and even lists describing the ten things that you can't live without in Vancouver and more

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  • Paperback | 360 pages
  • 155.4 x 237.2 x 20.3mm | 444.53g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • 2nd edition
  • 0764538748
  • 9780764538742

Table of contents

Introduction. Part I: Getting Started. Chapter 1: Discovering the Best of Vancouver and Victoria. Chapter 2: Deciding When to Go. Chapter 3: Managing Your Money. Chapter 4: Planning Ahead for Special Travel Needs. Part II: Ironing Out the Details. Chapter 5: Getting to Vancouver and Victoria. Chapter 6: Deciding Where to Stay. Chapter 7: Taking Care of the Remaining Details. Part III: Discovering Vancouver. Chapter 8: Orienting Yourself in Vancouver. Chapter 9: Vancouver's Best Hotels. Chapter 10: Dining and Snacking in Vancouver. Chapter 11: Exploring Vancouver. Chapter 12: A Shopper's Guide to Vancouver. Chapter 13: Living It Up After the Sun Goes Down: Vancouver Nightlife. Chapter 14: Exploring Beyond Vancouver: Three Great Day Trips. Part IV: Visiting Victoria. Chapter 15: Orienting Yourself in Victoria. Chapter 16: Victoria's Best Hotels. Chapter 17: Dining and Snacking in Victoria. Chapter 18: Exploring Victoria. Chapter 19: A Shopper's Guide to Victoria. Chapter 20: Living It Up After the Sun Goes Down: Victoria Nightlife. Part V: The Part of Tens. Chapter 21: Ten Things You Can't Live Without in Vancouver. Chapter 22: Ten Things You Can't Live Without in Victoria. Chapter 23: Ten Celebrities You Didn't Realize Were from the Area. Appendix: Quick Concierge. Worksheets. more

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