Dining on Granville Island, Vancouver.

Hot to shop: Vancouver

Belinda Jackson finds the price tags agreeable on a range of must-haves, from designer labels to cosmetics and outdoor gear.

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Bag Snatcher

By hook or by crook

Katrina Lobley thought she'd seen it all until a man with a brolly almost ruined her holiday.

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Book nooks ... Salman Rushdie in New York.

A world of wordsmiths

There's no faster route into a literary culture than a local get-together, writes Rosemarie Milsom.

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So cool ... False Creek, Vancouver.

24 hours in Vancouver

As the host city prepares for the Winter Olympics, Kay O'Sullivan explores its other attractions.

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