One hundred years after incorporating, Burnaby became a city in 1992. If you're looking for apartment rentals in Burnaby, you'll love the fact that Burnaby is located in the centre of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. This means you'll be within close proximity to many other cities such as Vancouver, Port Moody, Coquitlam and New Westminster. If you enjoy nature, you should consider apartments for rent in Burnaby because of the many beautiful parks. You can spend the day wandering the trails of Deer Lake, bird watching or strolling the gorgeous Burnaby Art Gallery & Century Gardens. If you enjoy watching live performances or cultural activities, be sure to visit the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts. Burnaby apartment living also means you are close to the Barnet Marine Park where you can enjoy a picnic, spend the afternoon swimming or explore the amazing scenery by boat. History buffs who rent apartments in Burnaby can also visit the Burnaby Village Museum complete with a 1912 carousel.