Vancouver Travel Guide

From training with the US Olympic speed skating team to cooking with one of Vancouver's top chefs, Samantha gets a preview of Vancouver before the world arrives for the games.


Activities
Coal Harbour Seawall
Sam runs with Athletes Olympic torch starting at Coal Harbour.
  • 1583 Coal Harbour Quay
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 3E7 Canada

Coal Harbour Seawall

Sam runs with Athletes Olympic torch starting at Coal Harbour.
1583 Coal Harbour Quay Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Aquabus Yaletown Terminal
Sam meets Chef Robert Clark on arrival at Granville Island.
  • Ferry Ramp
  • Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

Aquabus Yaletown Terminal

Sam meets Chef Robert Clark on arrival at Granville Island.
Ferry Ramp Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Granville Island Public Market
Sam shops in Public Market with Chef Robert Clark.
  • 1689 Johnston Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3R9 Canada
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Granville Island Public Market

Sam shops in Public Market with Chef Robert Clark.
1689 Johnston Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0
Grouse Mountain
Sam takes a sky ride to Grouse Mountain, participates in a welcome ceremony for William Nehanee at Hiwus Feasthouse, and watches a lumberjack show.
  • 6400 Nancy Greene Way
  • North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9 Canada

Grouse Mountain

Sam takes a sky ride to Grouse Mountain, participates in a welcome ceremony for William Nehanee at Hiwus Feasthouse, and watches a lumberjack show.
6400 Nancy Greene Way North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0
Vancouver Harbour Heliport, Pacific Heliport Servi
Sam takes a helijet from Grouse Mountain and lands in Vancouver.
  • 455 West Waterfront Road
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6B Canada

Vancouver Harbour Heliport, Pacific Heliport Servi

Sam takes a helijet from Grouse Mountain and lands in Vancouver.
455 West Waterfront Road Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0
Jerico Sailing Centre
Sam takes a Yellow Fin yacht tour, complete with cocktails and fireworks.
  • 1300 Discovery Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6R 4K5 Canada

Jerico Sailing Centre

Sam takes a Yellow Fin yacht tour, complete with cocktails and fireworks.
1300 Discovery Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0
Burnaby 8 Rinks Arena
Sam attempts a few figure skating spins.
  • 6501 Sprott Street
  • Burnaby, British Columbia V5B 3B8 Canada

Burnaby 8 Rinks Arena

Sam attempts a few figure skating spins.
6501 Sprott Street Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0
Stanley Park
Sam bicycles with Brad Hiebert in Stanley Park.
  • 845 Avison Way
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 3E2 Canada

Stanley Park

Sam bicycles with Brad Hiebert in Stanley Park.
845 Avison Way Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0
Richmond Oval
Sam trains with the US speed-skating team.
  • 6111 River Road
  • Richmond, British Columbia V7C 0A2 Canada

Richmond Oval

Sam trains with the US speed-skating team.
6111 River Road Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
Whistler Blackbomb
Sam rides a gondola with Steve Podborski.
  • 4545 Blackcomb Way
  • Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4 Canada

Whistler Blackbomb

Sam rides a gondola with Steve Podborski.
4545 Blackcomb Way Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Steeps Wine Tasting and Salmon Bake
Sam joins Steve Podborski at the top of Whistler Mountain for wine and salmon.
  • 4545 Blackcomb Way
  • Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4 Canada

Steeps Wine Tasting and Salmon Bake

Sam joins Steve Podborski at the top of Whistler Mountain for wine and salmon.
4545 Blackcomb Way Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
ZipTrek Ecotours
Sam takes an ecotour at Whistler Mountain.
  • 4282 Mountain Square
  • Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4 Canada

ZipTrek Ecotours

Sam takes an ecotour at Whistler Mountain.
4282 Mountain Square Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Whistler Mountain Bike Park
Sam meets Katrina and Lisa and gets kitted out for mountain-biking.
  • 4545 Blackcomb Way
  • Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4 Canada

Whistler Mountain Bike Park

Sam meets Katrina and Lisa and gets kitted out for mountain-biking.
4545 Blackcomb Way Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
The Whistler Olympic Park
Sam checks out a biathlon in Whistler.
  • 5 Callaghan Valley Rd.
  • Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

The Whistler Olympic Park

Sam checks out a biathlon in Whistler.
5 Callaghan Valley Rd. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Vida Spa, Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Sam gets a luxurious Abhyanga Swedana treatment.
  • 4599 Chateau Boulevard
  • Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4 Canada

Vida Spa, Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Sam gets a luxurious Abhyanga Swedana treatment.
4599 Chateau Boulevard Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Whistler Mountaineer
Sam gets an exclusive tour of the train on the way to Vancouver.
  • 1150 Station Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 4C7 Canada

Whistler Mountaineer

Sam gets an exclusive tour of the train on the way to Vancouver.
1150 Station Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0

Hotels
The Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Sam arrives at her Chateau in Whistler.
  • 4599 Chateau Boulevard
  • Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4 Canada

The Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Sam arrives at her Chateau in Whistler.
4599 Chateau Boulevard Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

Restaurants & Bars
C Restaurant
Sam cooks and eats with Chef Robert Clark.
  • 1600 Howe Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z Canada

C Restaurant

Sam cooks and eats with Chef Robert Clark.
1600 Howe Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Boneta
Sam and Neil Ingram begin their bar crawl at Boneta Restaurant.
  • 1 West Cordova Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2J2 Canada

Boneta

Sam and Neil Ingram begin their bar crawl at Boneta Restaurant.
1 West Cordova Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Alibi Room
Sam and Neil Ingram continue the bar crawl at the Alibi Room.
  • 157 Alexander Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1B8 Canada

Alibi Room

Sam and Neil Ingram continue the bar crawl at the Alibi Room.
157 Alexander Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
The Diamond
Sam and Neil finish the bar crawl at The Diamond.
  • 6 Powell Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6A Canada

The Diamond

Sam and Neil finish the bar crawl at The Diamond.
6 Powell Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0
Japa Dog
Sam enjoys a special hot dog in Vancouver.
  • 899 Burrard Street
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1X9 Canada

Japa Dog

Sam enjoys a special hot dog in Vancouver.
899 Burrard Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 0.0
Bearfoot Bistro
Sam, Katrina and Lisa enjoy a girls' night with champagne, saber/liquid nitrogen ice cream and more.
  • 4121 Village Green
  • Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4 Canada

Bearfoot Bistro

Sam, Katrina and Lisa enjoy a girls' night with champagne, saber/liquid nitrogen ice cream and more.
4121 Village Green Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

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