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Gastown, 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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  • See the history of Vancouver City from this perspective - cobble stone streets, steam clock and lots of tourist type places. The area is a great place to visit but also harbours a lot of street...  more »
  • Great area to visit , the gas clock is a must , we visited the Spaghetti Factory four times in a week, the food and atmosphere was lovely, felt very safe in the area  more »

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