Squamish, British Columbia
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The paper describes how Squamish, British Columbia is located in a scenic valley at the tip of Howe Sound and offers a superior quality of life for its residents and guests. The paper looks at its downtown area, its outdoor and indoor recreation, entertainment, shops, services, restaurants and hotels.
From the Paper:"Squamish, British Columbia is located in a scenic valley at the tip of Howe Sound and offers a superior quality of life for its residents and guests (Townsearch 1). It offers both national integration and local individualism to those seeking a superior place to live. Squamish offers the ambiance of small town living with affordable housing and a wide range of activities to enjoy.
""In the late 1700's, Captain Vancouver wrote in his diary about sailing into Howe Sound and his first contacts with the local tribe, the Sqohomish. Squamish is an Indian word meaning "mother of the wind" or "strong wind". This describes the winds that funnel from Howe Sound keeping the temperature in the area moderate (townsearch 1). As early as 1888 there were hop farming and crops that were shipped to England."
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