Budding entrepreneurs hope to cash in on cannabis tourism in Vancouver

Budding entrepreneurs hope to cash in on cannabis tourism in Vancouver
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Budding entrepreneurs in British Columbia are hoping to cash in on newly legalized recreational weed with cannabis crawls of Vansterdam.

So far legal marijuana is only available in one store in B.C., but many more are expected to follow.

Decriminalization has opened the door to a new industry: cannabis tourism.

And tour operators in Vancouver are taking their lead from south of the border in states like Colorado where private consumption was made legal in 2012.

Tristan Slade of High Definition Tours takes tourists to Vancouvers dispensaries and so-called pot block, as well as more some more traditional sightseeing stops.
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