Numerous automated teller machines ATM are located in downtown Vancouver near the Georgian Court. There is also a Royal Bank (RBC) with an ATM located near TRIUMF.

RBC hours near TRIUMF:

Credit cards are accepted at most restaurants and shops. American Express, Diners, MasterCard and Visa are accepted. There is a trend at some Chinese or ethnic restaurants to be cash only.


Temperatures for November:

November average temperature9C48F
November high8C46F
November low3C37F

Fall (October - December)

Temperatures in Vancouver get cooler in the fall, but the changing colour of the leaves and the start of the entertainment season make it a spectacular time to visit. Itís easy to fill your stay with museum visits, gallery browsing, garden strolls and a night or two at the theatre. Itís also a great time for sports fans to plan their stay with the beginning of the Canucks and Giants hockey seasons! Hockey: Canucks schedule (NHL) | on the road November 2 until November 10 - at home on November 13. Canucks vs. Dallas Stars.

November can be rainy so we recommend attendees to bring raincoats and umbrellas.

Electric current

Electric current is 110 Volt
Wall socket and plug: Image shows a classic plug with two flat parallel prongs and one with a grounding pin.


Taxi service from the Vancouver Airport is about a 35-45 minute drive and costs approximately $28-$32(CAD).

MacLure's Cabs: 604 731-9211
Vancouver Taxi: 604 255-5111
Yellow Cabs: 604 681-1111

Tipping and Currency Conversion

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