Hi, welcome to, I'm your host, Christie. Today, we'll be profiling a city that is constantly rated as one of the most cities in the world: Vancouver.
Vancouver is the largest city in the Province of , Canada. It's surrounded by water on three sides and is nestled alongside the coast . The city provides a stunning , perfect for the pursuit of almost any recreational activity. It is home to natural scenery and a bustling metropolitan core, and boasts one of the mildest climates in Canada,
Vancouver's climate in unusually by Canadian standards. Its winters are the fourth warmest of Canadians. Summer months are quite sunny with temperatures.
The city of Vancouver supports a wide places to visit for tourists and residents alike.
The city is growing , and the greater Vancouver regional district population is projected to reach 2.6 million by 2020.
Vancouver has been called a city of neighborhoods, each with a distinct character and mix. The are by far the largest visible ethnic group in the city. Bilingual can be seen in various including Chinatown and Punjabi Market. There is also a small community of aboriginal people in Vancouver as well as in the surrounding metropolitan region, making Vancouver the largest native community in the province.
Vancouver is one of the few cities in the world that boaststhe ability to ski the slopes and sail in the all in the same day.
In the last decade, Vancouver has become one of the top dining cities in the world, filled with restaurants of all kinds.
Vancouver is constantly rated as one of the three most cities in the world, based on the categories of , friendliness, culture and sights, restaurants, lodging and shopping.
This is just one of the city's many awards and accolades that clearly the many reasons to visit Vancouver.
As the proud of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic winter games, Vancouver looks ahead to ongoing growth and great in tourism, and business service each year.
Whether your plan for a vacation entails relaxation and beautiful scenery or physical activity and adventure, there is something in the city for everyone to enjoy and .