Vancouver – Useful Links

As a courtesy to our readers, here is a helpful set of links to get straight to what you need, including an Archive of our major information pages for you to see easily for your Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada trip planning!

Our TravelVacationReview.com Article Archive

Great Vancouver, BC Travel Information Archived for You. Click here!

Useful External Links

The Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, B.C. What’s On!

Map of Olympic Torch Relay to Vancouver
Torch Relay Route to Winter Olympic Games Opening Ceremony
Map of traditional First Nations lands where Olympic venue sites are.

Official First Nation souvenir merchandise for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, B.C.
Olympic Pin Collection – First Nation designs
Vancouver 2010 Olympic pins – Mascot designs

First Nations – The Original Canadians

Interactive First Nations Tribal Maps
Miniscule tribal lands inside today’s Vancouver.
List of First Nations tribes
Vancouver Olympics’ Four Host First Nations Society
FHFN Musqueam Nation, Welcome to Olympic visitors
The Musqueam First Nation, Vancouver, BC
FHFN Lil’ Waat First Nation, Welcome to Olympic visitors
Lil’ Waat First Nation
FHFN Squamish First Nation, Welcome to Olympic visitors
Squamish First Nation
FHFN Tsleil-Waututh Nation, Welcome to Olympic visitors.
Tseil-Waututh First Nation
Map of traditional First Nations lands where Olympic venue sites are.
Tsawwassen First Nation

Official information on Canada’s Aboriginal Peoples
The Wisdom of the Elders.

FIRST NATIONS IN OTHER BRITISH COLUMBIA AREAS:

Vancouver Island
Quw’utsun’ First Nation Cultural Center, Duncan, British Columbia

Queen Charlotte Islands – Haida Gwaii
Haida First Nation

Nunavut Northern Territory
Inuu Legends and Culture – University of Guelph, Canada
Inuu Communities in Nunavut Territory
Inuit Cultural Perspective – Library of Canada
Cape Dorset Community

Vancouver’s Annual Events

Art Fairs

Dance Umbrella 2009

Artists and Galleries

Squamish First Nation Artists
Bill Reid Foundation – Haida First Nation Artist
Susan Point – Coast Salish artist
George Storry – Haida artist
Nathaniel Wilkerson – Gitxsan artist
Terry Jackson – Metis artist. Porcelain designs.

Spiritwrestler Gallery – NW First Nation serigraph prints
Spiritwrestler Gallery – NW First Nations’ carving
Spiritwrestler Gallery – NW First Nations’ basketry and weaving
Spiritwrestler Gallery – carvings – from Inuit / Eskimo / Inuu People
Spiritwrestler Gallery – Inuu Prints from Eskimo / Inuit / Inuu People

Some Cape Dorset Inuu artists.
Inuit Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.

Museums

University of British Columbia, Vancouver – Museum of Anthropology
Aboriginal First Nations – Slide Show – Museum of Civilization, Ottawa
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto – First Nations Cultures

Royal British Columbia Museum, Victoria

Sites for Visitors of All Ages

Famous Gardens

Stately Historic Homes

Best Vancouver Restaurants

BREAKFASTS

VEGETARIAN

TRADITIONAL CANADIAN

NEW CANADIAN CUISINE

Historic Buildings

Walking Tours

Day Trips From Vancouver

Royal British Columbia Museum, Victoria

Vancouver Accommodations

Vancouver Shopping

CLOTHING
Official First Nation souvenir merchandise for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, B.C.
Hudson Bay Company – Aboriginal Art for Vancouver Olympics

Olympic Pin Collection – First Nation designs
Vancouver 2010 Olympic pins – Mascot designs

Know Before You Go!

DRIVING REQUIREMENTS and ROAD SAFETY:
American Automobile Association IDP application page.
US State Department Overseas Travel Safety Portal

AIR TRAVEL:
Expert Flyer
SeatGuru
Fear of Flying phone app

TRAVEL GEAR
portable Taylor travel scale
Cup Pilot
Bucky Headrests

PlaneCleanAir Filter
NeilMed
Nasal-Xylito solution
Evernote
Citizen’s foldable bikes

Gorillapod
Lowepro Backpack Flipside 300 Camera Bag
Final Approach, Etsy.com

Vancouver Services

TRAIN TRAVEL

BUDGET TRAVEL

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