Is there anything more romantic than spending a cozy afternoon with a good book while it’s raining outside? Book lovers in Vancouver are spoiled for choice when it comes to amazing places to go.
If your date is book-obsessed, then you’ll want to impress her with these romantic spots.
Spend time on the 9th floor rooftop garden of the Vancouver Public Library. True book lovers can even shop during this date, drop off their books at the library, and discover new ones together after a rooftop walk.
This beautiful mind-body-spirit bookstore in Kitsilano is full of insightful readings and exciting extras like Tibetan singing bowls, tarot cards, yoga props, and crystals.
Mon Pitou Market
Some of the world’s greatest writers from The Lost Generation spent their days in Paris – F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and Gertrude Stein to name a few. Take your date to this little café and feel transported to Paris!
This downtown spot is adorably quaint and perfect for dates who enjoy literature, poetry, and leafing through old books on a rainy day.
This Granville Island gem is full of accessories, notebooks and knickknacks that will delight book lovers.
Piles and piles of books practically crowd out buyers of the magical Macleod’s Books. It’s unclear what you’ll find on the shelves and in the stacks here. Director Guillermo del Toro like it here too.
Inside UBC’s Irving K. Barber Learning Center, there is a kind of book museum where you can see some amazing readings. They even have a full first edition of all Harry Potter books and the library also has a nice reading room that students call the Harry Potter room.