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  1. Vancouver - Wikipedia

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    Vancouver (/ v æ n ˈ k uː v ər / van-KOO-vər) is a major city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. As the most populous city in the province, the 2016 census recorded 631,486 people in the city, up from 603,502 in 2011.

  2. Vancouver - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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    Vancouver is a coastal city and major seaport on the mainland of southwestern British Columbia, Canada. The city has a population of over 630,000 and is the largest city in British Columbia. Metro Vancouver has a population of over 2 million people. That makes it the third largest metropolitan area in Canada. Vancouver has a mix of people from different cultures. Fifty-two percent of city residents have a first language that is not English.

  3. Vancouver Island - Wikipedia

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    Vancouver Island is in the northeastern Pacific Ocean, and part of the Canadian province of British Columbia. The island is 460 km in length, 100 km in width at its widest point, and 32,134 km2 in area. It is the largest island on the west coasts of the Americas. The southern part of Vancouver Island and some of the nearby Gulf Islands are the only parts of British Columbia or Western Canada to lie south of the 49th parallel. This area has one of the warmest climates in Canada, and since the mid

    • 31,285 km² (12,079 sq mi)
    • 870,297 (2019)
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    • Pacific Ocean, on the coast of southern British Columbia
  4. George Vancouver - Wikipedia

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    Vancouver Island and the city of Vancouver, both in British Columbia, are named for him, as is Vancouver, Washington, in the United States. Mount Vancouver , on the Canadian–American border between Yukon and Alaska, and New Zealand's sixth-highest mountain , also Mount Vancouver, [1] are also named for him.

  5. Vancouver Canucks - Wikipedia

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    The Vancouver Canucks are a professional ice hockey team based in Vancouver. They compete in the National Hockey League (NHL) as a member of the Pacific Division of the Western Conference . The Canucks play their home games at Rogers Arena , formerly known as General Motors Place and nicknamed The Garage, which has an official capacity of 18,910.

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  7. Hotel Vancouver - Wikipedia

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    The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, formerly and still informally called the Hotel Vancouver, is a historic hotel in Vancouver, British Columbia. Located along West Georgia Street the hotel is situated within the city's Financial District, in Downtown Vancouver. The hotel was designed by two architects, John Smith Archibald, and John Schofield. The hotel is presently managed by Fairmont Hotels and Resorts. Opened in May 1939, the Châteauesque-styled building is considered one of Canada's grand...

    Hotel Vancouver sits at 900 West Georgia Street, within the Financial District, the central business district of Downtown Vancouver. The hotel property is bounded by Burrard Street to the northwest, West Georgia Street to the northeast, and Hornby Street to the southeast. To the southwest, the hotel property is bounded by two buildings, including 750 Burrard Street. The hotel is located close to several attractions in downtown Vancouver. The hotel is situated directly northwest of the Vancouver

    Hotel Vancouver is one of Canada's grand railway hotels, initially built by Canadian National Railway. The building was designed by Canadian architects, John Smith Archibald, and John Schofield. Although construction for the hotel began in 1929, its completion would not occur unt

    The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver includes 557 guest rooms and suites spread throughout the hotel. Suites at Hotel Vancouver include the Lieutenant Governor's Suite and the Royal Suite. The Lieutenant Governor's Suite was designed with Art Deco stylings, and features black walnut vene

    Plans to develop a railway hotel at the present site of Hotel Vancouver first emerged in the 1920s, from Canadian Northern Railway. In 1929 work on the present Hotel Vancouver commenced for Canadian National Railway. Canadian National Railway built the hotel as a result of a land deal between the city, and Canadian Northern Railway, a company later acquired by Canadian National Railway. The land deal required the city to prepare tidal flats on False Creek for the construction of railway yards an

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  8. SkyTrain (Vancouver) - Wikipedia

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    SkyTrain is a light rapid transit system in the Metro Vancouver Regional District, serving Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and surrounding municipalities. SkyTrain has 79.6 km (49.5 mi) of track and uses fully automated trains on grade-separated tracks running on underground and elevated guideways, allowing SkyTrain to hold consistently high on-time reliability.

    • 79.6 km (49.5 mi)
    • 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 ¹⁄₂ in) standard gauge
  9. Vancouver - Wikipedia

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    Vancouver, fr. Vancouver) je kanadski grad u provinciji Britanskoj Kolumbiji. To je najveća metropola na zapadu Kanade i treća po veličini u Kanadi. Populacija grada na popisu 2006. bila je 578.041, a grad sa okolinom ima 2.116.581 stanovnika (2006. godine).

  10. Vancouver – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre

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    Vancouver (pronúncia em inglês: [vænku vərː] (escutar (ajuda · info))) [3] é uma cidade portuária costeira no oeste do Canadá, localizada na região de Lower Mainland na província canadense da Colúmbia Britânica. É a cidade mais populosa da província e oitava mais populosa do Canadá, o censo de 2016 registrou 631 000 pessoas na cidade.

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    • "By Sea, Land, and Air We Prosper", (Pelo mar, pela terra, e pelo ar nós prosperamos)