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Old September 25th, 2009, 08:57 AM   #1
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Vancouver: salsa, rowhouses, and posing as San Francisco

Hey all, just thought I'd post some pics I took last Sunday (Sept 20th) around downtown Vancouver:

Walking along Thurlow towards Robson with the Shangri-La, Vancouver's tallest, looming in the background
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Walking along Robson
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Sucks to be them
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A common sighting in these parts
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Looking down the residential canyon that is Alberni St
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Some rowhouses fronting into a back alley
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Still a few old houses amongst the towers in the Triangle West/Coal Harbour area
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Rowhousing next door to the house
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More across the street
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And even more next to that
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The Triangle West area is an interesting mix of new and old
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Looking down Pender to the left and up Melville to the right
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Even some "rowhousing" above ground level
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The modern rowhousing is inescapable in this neighourhood
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One of the several new towers built in that area within the last couple of years
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Some filming going on outside our new convention centre
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San Francisco's finest
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Our new convention centre... I mean... county courthouse...
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One of the latest public art additions to the waterfront - "The Drop"
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Looking towards North Vancouver
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The Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel and residences u/c
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I just liked this guy smoking a pipe
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Corner of the new convention centre
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Heading into the heart of the CBD
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Back alley
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Sinclair Centre
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A partially renewed block of Granville Street
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Looking down Granville
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Outside the Vancouver Art Gallery with One Wall Centre looking on
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At the newly renovated Robson Square
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Salsa action
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Back on Robson
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Old September 25th, 2009, 09:09 AM   #2
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More nice pics! Thanks!
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Old September 25th, 2009, 01:27 PM   #3
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Old September 25th, 2009, 06:40 PM   #4
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Absolutely awesome thread; please post more photos if you have... thanks
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Great! Vancouver is spectacular!
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