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Vancouver British Columbia is renowned for its global diversity

Vancouver British Columbia is renowned for its global diversity   by Charlotte Demontigny
Recently ranked as one of the top places to live in the world, and future host to the 2010 Winter Olympics; Vancouver, is not just a city filled with natural beauty, diversity, culture, and history - it is an ideal place to retire.

Vancouver, British Columbia, is a city in which you can live, work and play. Renowned for its global diversity; this city offers a wide range of activities in every area you can imagine. Stroll to the downtown area and you will be able to feast on cuisine provided by chefs from different cultures.

Know for its entertainment, it is a city filled with people from all cultures, who add to the ambience and provide a wide array of performing arts. With its theatres, galleries, and museums - you'll never run out of things to do. 

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English and French are the official languages spoken.

It is also a safe place to live. Moreover, it has affordable housing which attracts people from around the globe. Because of the wide range of ethnic groups, this city has become rich in providing residents with cultural amenities unlike any other city.

Its environmental landscape offers tranquility and relaxation. Whether you retire there to participate in its many cultural events, or want to simplify your life and enjoy nature at its best, Vancouver can offer you both. Check out chamber of commerce online or through your travel agent and determine if this is one of the places you would like to retire to. Certainly add it to your list of cities.

Most retirees, who have been looking for a place to retire, have chosen Vancouver because it offers a rich and unparalleled lifestyle. You have the unique opportunity to choose this city, not just to visit - but to call it home.


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Tanya's Lakeside Cottage, Cultus, B.C.
3 bedroom cottage, off the water, sleeps maximum 9 persons.  Brand new kitchen with terra cotta tile floor.  A little Mexican flavour in the interior decorating.  Very clean and well maintained.  A small patio area out back.  2 twins , 1 queen, a double bunk with a single and queen sofa bed.  The living room has  large windows with a peek a view  of the lake.  Ceiling fan, and a gas fireplace.  The frenchdoor leading to the kitchen area, allows this room to be closed off for a privacy as a bedroom with the queen sofa bed.


Blueberry Hill Luxury Vacation Rental, Blueberry Hill, Whistler
Located on prestigious Peak Drive in Blueberry Hill, this 3500 square foot post and beam log home has 2 stone fireplaces, 4 bedrooms and a large den, gourmet kitchen and wrap around deck with a private outdoor hot tub, vaulted ceilings with heated slate flooring, wool carpeted bedrooms and parking for 6 vehicles. The master bedroom has a Queen bed with fireplace and jacuzzi ensuite bath, Queen in the second with ensuite, twins in the third and fourth bedroom and a sofa sleeper in the den.  This is the house that Prince Charles and his sons stayed in when they came to Whistler in 1998.
Stoney Creek Lagoons, Whistler Village North
Our 3 bedroom, 1220 sq. ft. townhouse is ideally located in Whistler Village North within walking distance of all amenities. The front entrance has lots of space for skiis and equipment. The main floor is a open plan consisting of the kitchen which is fully equipped, dining area that seats 6 - 8, and the living room with a gas fireplace, TV, VCR, stereo and balcony. The 3 bedrooms are located upstairs where there is a full bathroom, a full ensuite off the master bedroom, and a large 8 person private hot tub and a 2nd TV and VCR for watching videos. We would love to host you for your vacation so please contact us for rates and availability. 
Stoney Creek Lagoons, Whistler Village North
This 495 square foot studio boosts incredible views of Blackcomb Mountain.  It will sleep 4 comfortably, the kitchen is fully equipped with lots of room to work in, there is a full bathroom, stack washer and dryer, TV, VCR, stereo and wonderful gas fireplace to relax in front of after a hard days skiing.
Whistler Montebello, Deluxe Townhouses, Montebello, Whistler
Montebello - Private Hot Tub and On Free Village Shuttle Route.. These spacious, deluxe townhomes feature only the best in finishes such as heated slate and porcelain floors, river rock fireplace, hand selected antiques and custom furniture. The fully equipped kitchen sizzles with granite counter tops, custom maple cabinetry and stainless steel appliances. Enjoy the luxury of a private hot tub, a TV in each bedroom, and air conditioning. 
Whistler Whistler Vacation Rentals, Whistler
A range of different sized properties to suit your Whistler vacation.  Convenient location and superb value makes Marketplace Lodge a popular choice. The shops and cafes of Village North are just steps away, with the Whistler Racquet & Golf Resort being just a short walk. All suites feature full kitchen, living and dining area with gas fireplace, TV/VCR and private balcony; some suites offer a washer/ dryer. A covered common area hot tub is available...
Wildwood Lodge, Whistler Blackcomb Ski Resort
Your gateway to Whistler Blackcomb - all you need for a great ski or golf vacation in Whistler Resort. Well priced Boutique Lodge with on-site front desk. Children under 13 stay free. 1, 2 and 3 bedroom fully equipped suites. Digital cable TV. New - High Speed Internet Access from your Room. Free local phone calls.  Large outdoor hot tub (open year round). Large outdoor swimming pool (open seasonally). Free secure indoor parking.  Quiet location away from the Main Village.  Easy ski or walk to the ski lifts and to Whistler Village.