Drinking Vancouver: 100+ Great Bars in the City and Beyond

Drinking Vancouver: 100+ Great Bars in the City and Beyond

by John Lee
     
 

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With sharp, witty reviews of the best spots in town to slake your thirst, Drinking Vancouver is the pocket-sized booze bible for locals and visitors craving a night out on the town. Divided into eleven neighborhoods, visit many new, revamped and unique establishments-from the heritage bars of Gastown to the slick joints of Yaletown to the gritty pubs of the

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With sharp, witty reviews of the best spots in town to slake your thirst, Drinking Vancouver is the pocket-sized booze bible for locals and visitors craving a night out on the town. Divided into eleven neighborhoods, visit many new, revamped and unique establishments-from the heritage bars of Gastown to the slick joints of Yaletown to the gritty pubs of the Downtown Eastside. With Vancouver's long-overdue bar renaissance upon us, travel writer John Lee offers the first hands-on guide to toast the city's newly hot bar scene.Reviews and recommendations for over 100 Vancouver-area watering holes. Back-of-the-book bar index for easy reference. Appendix of BC's award-winning and regional beer-makers. "Top Three" lists covering the best bars for drinking, eating and ambiance. Maps of 11 neighborhoods, great for plotting your next pub-crawl. "On the Road" sections covering the Lower Mainland, Victoria and the Okanagan.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781894898966
Publisher:
TouchWood Editions
Publication date:
12/15/2009
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Born in the city of St. Albans (home of what is reputedly Britain's oldest pub), John Lee has been a full-time travel and feature writer since 1999 and his work has appeared in more than 150 different publications around the world, including National Geographic Traveler, CNN Traveler, the Los Angeles Times, the Globe and Mail and the Guardian Weekly. He has also written 15 Lonely Planet guidebooks and is the author of Walking Vancouver. To read his latest stories and peruse current projects, visit www.johnleewriter.com.

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