21735 Lougheed Highway
Maple Ridge, BC V2X 2S2
Phone: (604) 463-5111
Fax: (604) 463-3113
Whip up a few bars of ginger and grapefruit soap for stocking-stuffers or mix some Lavender Lust bath softeners into a treat for yourself. If you want to avoid all the chemicals and animal testing that go into some drugstore soaps and cosmetics, you have hit pay dirt. Find cleansers, soaps, lotions, creams and more. The products here make original housewarming gifts and cut down on your cosmetics bill. If you need help creating the bathroom concoctions, the store provides classes where you can mix and mingle with fellow shopaholics.
Coquitlam Centre is a huge shopping mall that features multitude of shops like Future Shop, Target, Apple, Old Navy and so forth. For a complete list of stores, check website.
Central City Shopping Centre replaced the former Surrey Place Mall, and is a bustling shopping hub. This mall features stores like Best Buy, Tim Hortons and Target to name a few. For a detailed list of on-site shops and services offered, check website.
This store is a hip outfitter of clothing, body armor, accessories and specialty products for mountain bikers. It all began with a prototype courier bag that became a hit with her fellow downtown street warriors. The total line now consists of technical and semi-technical clothing, body armor and stylish custom apparel.
This is one of the two shopping centers located close to the Lougheed Highway. The center is a block away from the main artery, at the corner of Austin Avenue and North Road. Larger than the near-by Brentwood Mall, it has more than 185 stores and services including anchor stores like The Bay, Walmart and H&M, Safeway supermarket and a Cineplex. If you're hungry, enjoy some burgers at A & W or get some coffee and donuts at Tim Hortons.
This shopping center is probably best described as an indoor village booming with consumer activity. From vitamins to fast food, tuxes to sneakers, you'll find it all here. It has more than 450 shops and three department stores, as well as multiplex theaters, restaurants, business offices, a library, dental clinic, banks, spas, and realtors. It can be a bit overwhelming at first if you aren't accustomed to giant malls. Late hours and 4,000 parking spots make it even more accessible.
In close proximity to Vancouver's City Centre, this happening mall was established in the year 2000. Marking the entry of the mall are seven big roman columns and a complex that features a wide array of shops. The shops are around the mall which is designed in a circular manner. The largest Chinese-Asian Mall in the city, Crystal Mall has over 200 stores and restaurants, expanding over its two floors. There is a large courtyard outside and small pool with a statue of Greek goddess of Dawn, Aurora, in the center. The mall features various businesses and services too, from dentists to authentic Chinese acupuncturists. The bubble tea shops in the mall are a must-visit and there is also a Chinese traditional market. The mall is also host to various events on a regular basis, like beauty contests, performances, carnivals and other festive activities.
Brentwood Town Centre or the Brentwood Mall is a popular shopping destination in the Burnaby region. It features variety of shops and one is spoiled for choices here. For complete list of stores and other details, check website.
If a normal supermarket has not satisfied you with all your needs, Walmart Supercentre will sure create unbelievable magic. A store that owns everything under the sun, you can partly make it your home. From appliances, grocery, furniture, home decor to health, beauty, books, movies and toys, find it all. The price range and deals offered here only add to charm of this place. Visit the website for detailed information on their products and prices.
For real things and great products, Real Canadian Superstore is the place to be at. This huge superstore owns everything at a great price range. From baby, products, hair care, toiletries, health, grocery, books, gifts, toys, clothes to other knick knacks, they have it all. The staff at the supermarket is humble and attentive, and a great place to enjoy the shopping experience with your family. Visit the website, or call ahead for more details.
Located in the neighborhood of Kitsilano, the 21st Century Flea Market is one the most sought after markets in the city. The market consists of 175 vendors with huge collections. The extensive variety include books, antiques, toys, China glass items, linens, sport items, militaria, old records, and many more collectibles. Here you will find the opportunity to bargain and strike great deals. For more information, check out the website.
Dotted with character homes, coffee shops, delis and cheap grocers; 'The Drive' is now a colorful, richly diverse street experience. Originally, the street was most famous as 'Little Italy'. It now supports every sort of ethnic shop and restaurant, including Jamaican patty shops, Ethiopian restaurants, Spanish tapas bars, Portuguese coffee shops, Indian clothiers, organic food stores, Chinese grocers, Moroccan falafels, Italian furniture, French bakeries and Cuban cafes. It also hosts annual events such as the Fringe Festival, the Parade of Lost Souls and other street parties throughout the year.