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Wall Street Journal feature – terminus

February 25th, 2009

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A Bit of Beijing
Homes in or near some of North America’s largest Chinatowns

DETAILS: This unit is in the 46-apartment Terminus condo in the downtown Gastown district. The 2008 building, with a modern design and a shared rooftop deck, incorporates the original façade of an 1886 hotel.

WALKING DISTANCE: Chinatown, a few blocks east, remains largely untouched by new development. Water Street in Gastown, the city’s original downtown corridor that was redeveloped in recent years, has offices, homes and stores.

DIM SUM: Banquet-hall-like Floata Seafood Restaurant; try the BBQ pork bun, a standard, or desserts like deep-fried taro dumpling.

Read the full article here