- An insider's guide to Vancouver and its hidden secrets and addresses- An inspirational and practical guide to Vancouver's finest and most interesting places, buildings, restaurants, shops, museums, galleries, neighborhoods, gardens and cafes- A new edition in Luster's successful and attractive series of city guides Vancouver seems to have it all: a lively city center with trendy shops, a diverse cultural scene, clubs and bars for partying, impressive architecture, but also beaches and skiing areas close by. The beautiful wild natural surroundings are perfect for, for example, jaw-dropping hikes or kayak trips during which you might spot orca whales. No wonder author Shannon McLachlan decided to return to her hometown of Vancouver after having lived in London for a while. She was born and raised in Vancouver and loves the city dearly, with its friendly and interesting residents, its gorgeous views and its secret spots. She shares her 500 favorite places and tips in list such as: - the 5 best food trucks - 5 very unusual places for a drink - 5 places to enjoy a beautiful sunset - 5 Instagram-worthy street art murals - 5 vineyards worth a visit, and much more.