Savor the magical harmony of contrastsafrom mountains to the sea, cosmopolitan cities to the rolling hills of wine country. On the surface, Seattle and Vancouver seem so similar as to be inseparable. Dig a little deeper, and their distinctive personalities spring forth. This book revels in the differences as well as the similarities of the two cities and the regions they occupy, and it serves as an exuberant and insightful guide to discovering and enjoying their unique offerings. As in each Great Destinations series guidebook, you'll find important contact information for lodging, dining, shopping, and recreational activities, transportation details, a calendar of events, special qIf Time Is Shortq options, local history, a host of photos and maps, and essential information for residents. Find out why National Geographic Traveler said the Explorer's Great Destinations series is qconsistently rated the best guides to the regions covered. Readable, tasteful, appealingly designed. Strong on dining, lodging, culture, and history.qThe Vancouver Canucks hockey team (604-899-4625; www.canucks.com) came into the NHL in 1970 and since then has ... shows, such as the Pacific International Auto Show, B.C. Home and Garden Show, Golf Expo, Ski Show, Vancouveranbsp;...
|Title||:||Explorer's Guide The Seattle & Vancouver Book: Includes the Olympic Peninsula, Victoria & More: A Great Destination (Explorer's Great Destinations)|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2005-06-07|