It’s official. Vancouver’s Stanley Park is the best park in the world.
Vancouver’s green jewel was named top park in TripAdvisor’s 2014 Travelers’ Choice Awards, beating out heavyweights like New York’s Central Park and Paris’ Luxembourg Gardens. Award winners were determined using an algorithm that measured the quantity and quality of user reviews submitted worldwide over a 12-month period.
At 400 hectares (1,000 acres), Stanley Park in downtown Vancouver is North America’s third biggest park and attracts about 8 million visitors a year. A stunning example of Pacific coastal rainforest, the park has more than 500,000 cedar, fir and hemlock trees and is almost completely surrounded by Pacific Ocean waters. Continue reading:
TripAdvisor Ranks Stanley Park #1 in the World