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55th CORS Annual Conference
May 27-29, 2013, Hyatt Regency, Vancouver, BC, Canada
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HYATT REGENCY VANCOUVER

Online reservations: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/corsscrp
Or call the hotel at: 1-888-421-1442


Prices for CORS members (prices per night):

Standard Room -King/Double:  CAD 199.00
Balcony Room  – CAD 229.00
Business Plan   – CAD 234.00
Balcony View King – CAD 249.00


The venue of the conference this year will be the Hyatt Regency Vancouver hotel. It is also the ideal starting point to explore the most important Vancouver attractions. It has privileged location in the heart of the city, and  is surrounded by shops, restaurants and entertainment. It is in walking distance from the shops of Robson Street, the Stanley Park sea wall, China Town, the Vancouver Convention Centre, and the Rogers Arena, home of the Vancouver Canucks. It has easy access to public transportation since it is located besides the Burrard Sky Train Station.

http://vancouver.hyatt.com/hyatt/hotels-vancouver/


TRAVEL AND TRANSPORTATION

From most parts of Canada, the most convenient way of transportation is through air to the Vancouver International Airport (YVR).

http://www.yvr.ca/en/default.aspx

In the airport, there are more than 500 licenced taxis in service. Taxis are available 24 hours a day, and the approximate fare from YVR to Downtown Vancouver is $30-$32 CAD (taxes included). No reservation is required.

In addition, the new Canada Line is a rapid transit rail that connects YVR to Downtown Vancouver in 26 minutes. Passengers pay only the regular two-zone fare of $3.75 CAD.

For more information visit the translink webpage:

 http://www.translink.ca/


BEAUTIFUL VANCOUVER

Consistently ranked as one of the most liveable cities in the world during the past decade, Vancouver offers visitors outstanding opportunities for both outdoor adventure and urban amenities of a world-class city.

Renowned for its scenic beauty, Vancouver has always been a favored destination for sophisticated travelers, as well as a top choice for family vacations. Surrounded by spectacular mountains, oceans and parks in Vancouver, you and your family will have limitless options for activities in and around the city, such as biking around the Stanley park, hiking in one of the local mountain trails, visiting some of the museums, galleries, and theaters, shopping, and enjoying the international cuisine in world-class restaurants. Also, you can re-live memories of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games with attractions and activities related to the Olympics.

For more inforamation about Vancouver Attractions, visit: http://www.tourismvancouver.com/

   


Photo Credits: Tourism Vancouver
http://www.tourismvancouver.com/

 

 

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