Vancouver is on the west coast of Canada, with mountains, sea and beautiful scenery. Vancouver has been rated by international organizations such as the UN, as one of the best cities in the world in which to live. It is a clean, safe city. Vancouver people are friendly to those from other countries, and the English spoken is easily understood around the world.
Vancouver has the best climate in Canada, allow you to enjoy healthy, fun activities twelve months a year. Surrounded by the Pacific Ocean to the west and mountains to the north and east. Vancouver is considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Swimming, sailing, tennis, golf, hiking, kayaking, roller lading and cycling are all possible in the city during summer, while in winter, skiing and snowboarding are only 20 minutes away at one of Vancouver's three mountain resorts. There is a sophisticated cultural and entertainment scene. This includes museums, galleries, live theatre, music clubs, opera, ballet, symphony and year-round festivals.
Vancouver offers plenty of choices for weekend activities. It is three hours from Victoria, the capital of British Columbia. Whistler, North America's top ski resort, is only two hours away. To the south is Seattle, an easy two to three hour drive, and to the east are the world-famous Rocky Mountains.
You are sure to have many exciting and educational experiences in Vancouver and the surrounding area.