If you, like me, looked at the costs of moving to Vancouver and involuntarily said aloud ‘Gee whiz that place is expensive…’, then read on! All hope is not lost for you and your bank account.
Coming from Australia where vegan options are scarce, I figured things would be more or less the same in the land of bacon, poutine, and maple fudge. How wrong I was.
We got off the plane in the dark, caught the SkyTrain to the city, and walked up three staircases to the American Backpackers Hostel, just as someone was being kicked out because management found his needle stash under the bed. Hello, Vancouver.