Long Exposure Night Photo of Granville Island Market and Granville Bridge from False Creek Seawall in Vancouver British Columbia Canada

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Autumn Sky Photography / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: JKC5NM
Granville Island is a peninsula and shopping district in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is located across False Creek from Downtown Vancouver, under the south end of the Granville Street Bridge. The peninsula was once an industrial manufacturing area, but today it is now a hotspot for Vancouver tourism and entertainment. The area has received much acclaim in recent years for its buildings and shopping experience. The area was named after Granville Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville. The island is home to 275 businesses and facilities that employ more than 2,500 people and generates more than $215-million in economic activity each year.
Location: Granville Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada