New Westminster, British Columbia
New Westminster is found southeast of Vancouver on the north bank of the Fraser River and provides big city amenities with a small city feel. Steeped in history, New Westminster is western Canada's oldest city, serving as the capital of British Columbia between 1858 and 1866.
Residents of New Westminster are treated to the picturesque Westminster Quay waterfront, a collection of stately Victorian architecture, beautiful Queen's Park, and all the services and conveniences expected of a big city. From New Westminster, Vancouver is easily accessible via the SkyTrain or Trans-Canada Highway 1.