The Secret and Not-So-Secret Things to Try on Granville Island
Granville Island might be touristy, but that’s no reason to hate. I was born and raised in Vancouver, and, as a local, I love Granville Island. Sometimes for eating and sometimes just to walk around and people-watch (geez, I sound like a creeper), but I never get sick of the view and ambiance.
The only thing I do get sick of is the parking… but don’t forget about the Aquabus, which isn’t just for tourists.
To be honest, there are restaurants here I avoid completely because they are “tourist traps”, but there are some legitimate eateries and vendors doing an incredible job. So here are a few secret and not-so-secret things to check out next time you’re in and around Granville Island. Read the full article.