Making up the south and west section of the popular, beautiful Burnaby, Metrotown is a happening place that is full of all sorts of commercial wonders. It is consider a “centre”, meaning that it is one of the four places in Burnaby that is considered a busy spot with much to offer the resident and tourist alike.
Popular spots include Central Park, which is on the western border of Metrotown and is a popular spot for anyone who wants to take a few clean breaths and get away from fast paced life for a while. Additionally, Kinnee Park, Maywood Park and Old Orchard Park are also within the borders of Metrotown so there is no shortage of green land within Burnaby.
Other attractions are several schools, a library branch, and all sorts of other corporate land that make Metrotown a great place to live and work. As you can imagine, it makes up a large percentage of jobs in Burnaby, which is part of the reason it is considered a centre of Burnaby.
Metrotown is one of the most popular spots for those who take public transit. Since the SkyTrain system has great routes that help residents get to and from anything they need, Metrotown has the highest percentage of public transit users in the general Burnaby area.
Complete with malls and all sorts of commercial must haves, Metrotown makes a great central spot for all of your needs, be them related to work, play, or life in general.