Written by a prize-winning journalist, Vancouver and Victoria for Dummies is the only guide you'll need to plan a great trip to this splendid area. We'll guide you to the best things to do, from a gondola trip up Grouse Mountain for a panoramic view of Vancouver, to a relaxing walk through Victoria's incredible gardens. With Victoria for Dummies in hand, you'll know which microbreweries to sample (Vancouver has deemed itself the epicenter of the North American beer universe), and where to find excellent vegetarian spring rolls. Our author has also scouted out the best lodging for all tastes and budgets, so you're sure to find something that suits you. Vancouver honest, up-to-date reviews; and even lists describing the ten things that you can't live without in Vancouver and Victoria.