Vancouver, a bustling west coast seaport in British Columbia, is among Canada’s densest, most ethnically diverse cities. A popular filming location, it’s surrounded by mountains, and also has thriving art, theatre and music scenes. Vancouver Art Gallery is known for its works by regional artists, while the Museum of Anthropology houses preeminent First Nations collections.
Downtown Vancouver is a bustling cosmopolitan area that is a mix of commercial, office and residential units. Except a few heritage houses all of the residences in the downtown of Vancouver are multifamily buildings. There are specific areas in the downtown core, each having their own character. The major residential areas in Vancouver downtown are Westend, Marinaside, Yaletown, Coal Harbour, Gastown, & the Eastend. The Vancouver downtown has a mix of low rises, high rises and select number of co-op housings. There is one High School in downtown Vancouver called King George and numerous elementary school within the downtown and in close proximity.