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Granville Street Mall/Granville Street

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Address: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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A major congregation spot for all Vancouver's street performers, jewelry...

A major congregation spot for all Vancouver's street performers, jewelry vendors and off-beat personalities.

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Mall & Street connected to Transit

This shopping mall is connected with the skytrain which takes you up into this iconic street. Granville traffic is limited to buses and people walking, it's nice for a change... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 November 2016
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I was impressed , variety , bargains galore , wall to wall people , bar s , restaurants , Best Buy , collectors store . Mc Donalds , pawn shops , light traffic , night clubs and more . For me , it s a happening place . Take a walk on the wild side , live life to the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

This shopping mall is connected with the skytrain which takes you up into this iconic street. Granville traffic is limited to buses and people walking, it's nice for a change. This street connects you to many of the other shopping areas.

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Ottawa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

It is a nice street starting in south Vancouver and traversing the downtown The bridge is impressive going over Granville Island and into the downtown, here you can find a wide variety of stores and good restaurants. a few hotels and a lot of people taking a walk.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is another old street in Vancouver. Various sections offer different sights and sounds. There are restaurants, shops, fast food places, buskers, street peddlars, and unfortunately homeless people sleeping on the sidewalks. Garbage was left in many places along the street. Not impressive.

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We went shopping on Granville street Mall area while in British Columbia. There are variety of shops, food, galleries, and so forth. Its a fun area to shop at.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

You can get there by False creak ferries and aquabus. There was a wide range of food.... and bear tasting.

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Alaró, Spanien
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

All kind of really fresh food, fruits, cheese, sausages, lobster, fresh fish, bread and pastries in the nicest market place in Vancouver. Not only for tourists and a sightseeing stop its for the daily needs of the inhabitants. Also galleries and other shops are a worth visit. Recommend.

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Titchfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped off here during a rainy Saturday afternoon. Shops sell a variety of different things and prices range from reasonable to expensive depending on what you want to buy.

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Qualicum Beach, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Granville mall is a business section between West Hastings and Smithe. It is a busy pedestrian corridor with lots of shops and where only public transit is allowed (no cars.) I like this strip for shopping . The stores range from franchises to trendy one-of-a-kind. I’m not much for the night life but there are a number of bars, dance... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is one of Vancouver's main streets. Very nice, lots of shops, restaurants and interesting spots.

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