Vancouver is the largest metropolitan area in western Canada. Nestled in between mountains, beaches and rainforest, Vancouver provides travellers with plenty of opportunities. Experiencing the sophisticated city life, engaging in outdoor activities in the forest, and skiing in the mountains can all be done in the same day in this great city. Are you an outdoorsman? Then enjoy the wide variety of parks, mountain trails, and suspension bridges that Vancouver has to offer. There are 3 main mountains that surround Vancouver that are full of activities all year round, whether it's skiing in the colder months, or mountain biking in the warmer ones, there is something to suit you. Vancouver also provides a nightclub scene for anyone who’s looking to party while they’re in town. This wide variety of world class attractions is what makes Vancouver so great and is why it is often ranked as one of the best cities to live in.