Population: 2016 (230,080). wikipedia.org
Weather: One of the mildest climates in Canada, Detailed Climate Information
Transportation: Biking, Walking, Buses, West Coast Express, Skytrain - www.translink.ca
Why Burnaby: Considered a Vancouver suburb, Burnaby is Surrounded by mountains, nature and is in close proximity to Vancouver. "The Sweet Life in Vancouver Suburbs".
University's / Colleges: University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, BCIT, and numerous others
Shopping Centers: Some of the most popular - Pacific Center Mall, Metropolis at Metrotown, Oakridge Centre Mall, Richmond Centre Mall, Aberdeen Centre Mall, Granville Island, Robson Street, Tsawwassen Mills, McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport, Gastown, Park Royal Shopping Center. Local Burnaby Malls - Metropolis at Metrotown, Brentwood Town Centre, Kensington Square Shopping Centre
Attractions: Burnaby Mountain, Deer Lake Park, Kensington Park, Central Park, Robert Burnaby Park, Still Creek, the Brunette River, Burnaby Lake, and Squint Lake.