1689 Johnston St Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3R9
Don't be surprised to know that Granville Island is a peninsula found within Vancouver itself, and can easily be reached by foot, by bike, by boat, by car or by bus. It used to be an industrial neighbourhood, now it boasts a compliment of shopping districts, public markets, day vendors, and culinary sophistication. One of the few things to do around Granville Island is to shop around the public market. It abounds with fresh foods, produce, local goods, fish & meat, flowers, and many other dainty things. The cobblestone streets of the island is no stranger to buskers, going about their day playing music and entertaining visitors from all over the world. Kids can enjoy an indoor fun at Adventure Zone, where they can witness magic, juggling acts, live turtle shows and acquire party gifts. In addition, visit the Granville Island Brewing Co., where they let you try on their very own ale at Dockside Restaurant. Modern-day Granville Island has definitely outgrown its humble beginnings; becoming a popular shopping destination, and arts district in Vancouver.