Shopping in downtown Vancouver? You've got options! From familiar faces to unique and one-of-a-kind boutiques, you're spoiled for choice. Vancouver's downtown core is easy to get around by foot and there are plenty of cafes and restaurants along the way to keep hunger at bay and thirst quenched so you can shop until your heart's content.
When the weather's nice, take a leisurely stroll down Robson Street and check out well known brands and the occasional boutique. Centrally located, Robson Street is one of the most popular areas to go shopping and you'll find stores like BCBG, Sephora, lululemon athletica, Zara and Roots, to name just a few.
Looking for a little luxury? Head to Holt Renfrew where you'll find all kinds of fanciful treats. This large department store has everything from accessories and shoes to gowns and suits.
The Hudson's Bay Company is no stranger to Canada and has been around since 1670. What started as a single fur trading post has morphed into Canada's much loved department store where shoppers will enjoy affordable and high-end items. They have sales quite often and they're worth checking out.
For one-of-a-kind, special pieces, you must make your way to Gastown. This downtown Vancouver neighborhood is where you'll going to find unique boutiques that carry local and international designers.