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Travel Deal for April 8, 2013

vicky vacay deal of the dayIn Vancouver, the saying goes that the art is all outdoors, in the natural beauty that surrounds the west-coast city. But the Vancouver Art Gallery is filled with manmade wonders that are worth a peek.

The Coast Coal Harbour agrees. Its Art in the City package offers guests a pair of Express Entry tickets to the museum as well as a 15% discount on merchandise at the museum’s gift shop.

A recent search for this deal on the hotel’s website showed a weekend night for this package at $214.

The package includes:

  • Complimentary valet parking for one vehicle
  • Breakfast for two at the on-site restaurant Prestons
  • 15% discount in the Vancouver Art Gallery Store
  • 2 Express Entry tickets to the Vancouver Art Gallery
  • Applicable for Coast Rewards points, Alaska Airlines miles or 500 Aeroplan Miles.

Among the art you will enjoy are works by Emily Carr, Bill Reid, and a number of other Canadian and international artists. The Coast Coal Harbour is only a five-minute walk to the museum. Recommends Vancouver Getaways

The Vancouver Art Gallery is far from the only attraction in the city. Outdoors Columnist Tricia Edgar recently listed her 5 tips for exploring Vancouver as a family.

Her choices include: 

  • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
  • Telus World of Science
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge
  • Grouse Mountain
  • Vancouver Aquarium

Read her article that explains what you can see and do at each of these attractions

To book this hotel deal with Coast Coal Harbour: Visit the hotel’s website or call 604-697-0202 (or toll free: 1-800-716-6199). Use the promotional code “ART” when booking.

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