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Escape to Victoria, Vancouver Island: How to get here!

  Victoria, British Columbia, a gem of the Pacific Northwest, beckons discerning travelers seeking a blend of sophistication, natural beauty, and rich cultural experiences. For those embarking on a journey to Victoria and Vancouver Island, there is a myriad of options to travel here from the USA and the city of Vancouver. Clipper from Seattle…

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April 29, 2024

Emily Carr: A Canadian icon from Victoria, BC

In the annals of Canadian art history, few figures loom as large or as hauntingly as Emily Carr. Her life was a tumultuous journey marked by sadness, triumph, and an unyielding passion for painting and writing. Born in 1871, the same year that saw the birth of the province of British Columbia as it joined…

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April 3, 2024

Navigating the Geological Tapestry and Ancient History of Harding Point in Victoria, BC

  In the heart of the Juan de Fuca Strait, where the Azure Dragon meets the Snowy Tiger, lies a geological marvel and a repository of over 5000 years of history. Harding Point, once part of the enigmatic Strait of Anian, unveils a captivating tale of natural wonders and ancient mystique. Join us on a…

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March 8, 2024

Oldest Chinatown in Canada in Victoria, British Columbia

Victoria’s Chinatown, nestled within the heart of Vancouver Island in Victoria, British Columbia, stands as a testament to the city’s rich history, cultural diversity, and heritage preservation. This vibrant neighborhood offers a unique experience, inviting travelers to explore its intriguing past, hidden alleys, and the remarkable integration of the Chinese community into the fabric of…

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February 22, 2024

Chronicles of Spring: Exclusive Coastal Wonders on Vancouver Island

Part of Victoria’s urban bird sanctuary Chronicles of Spring  Our expedition unfolds from the pulsating heart of Victoria, nestled within the embrace of the inner harbor. Here, the melding of history and modernity creates a vibrant tapestry that sets the stage for our exclusive journey. Our inaugural stop, the Gorge Waterway, transcends time and holds…

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January 27, 2024

Victoria, BC in November: An Epic Day Trip Exploring Salmon Spawning, Scenery and Wildlife

Victoria, British Columbia, is a place of natural wonders, and one of its most awe-inspiring annual events is the salmon run close to Victoria, BC Every fall, many thousands of salmon make a heroic journey from the open ocean to their birthplace in the rivers and streams.  This remarkable migration marks a crucial stage in…

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October 30, 2023

Victoria, BC: 10 Fun Facts of Canada’s Garden City

  Nestled on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria, BC is a city brimming with natural beauty, rich history, and a vibrant culture. Known as Canada’s Garden City, Victoria has plenty to offer for visitors and residents alike. The City of Gardens: Victoria earned its nickname, the “City of Gardens,” for a good reason….

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July 18, 2023