Gastown is located in the Vancouver Downtown Northeast side. This is where Vancouver was born and is the oldest neighbourhood in the city and as old as Canada.
If you’re a history buff, this neighbourhood is definitely a must visit and indulge on Gastown’s rich history and many historic sites such as the well known famed steam powered clock.
Gastown is a thriving and a diverse community inhabited with many creative entrepreneurs, galleries, filming and award winning restaurants.
Walking is the preferred mode of exploring Gastown. Biking is also a convenient way of exploring this historical area as well. Avoid driving as it’s difficult to find parking and traffic jams during rush hour.
Things To Do
There are many boutiques to shop at and many sites to see. Spend the afternoon browsing the many shops and explore the many hidden alleys. Watch the steam clock whistling and shooting steam. Enjoy the many local pubs and restaurants.
Living in Gastown
The convenience to many of the surrounding amenities make Gastown a good place to live. Check out the condos for sale below. If you are interested in some of these condo units, please contact me to arrange for viewings and more info.