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Victoria Neighbourhoods – Rockland

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The neighbourhood of Rockland is an elegant part of town perched on a rocky hilltop, bordering Fernwood to the north and Oak Bay to the east. Rockland is steeped in history, home to Government House, the opulent Craigdarroch Castle (one of Victoria's…
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Municipality of Oak Bay: Neighbourhoods, Schools & More

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The municipality of Oak Bay is a largely residential neighbourhood with plenty of oceanfront homes and beaches. Architecture buffs will be amazed at the variety of beautiful homes, and horticulture enthusiasts will swoon when they see the…
Gowlland Todd Park

Municipality of The Highlands: Neighbourhoods, Schools & More

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The municipality of 'The Highlands' is the smallest in the Capital Regional District by population. Located north of Langford and Thetis Lake, this heavily forested, and rural municipality backs onto the Saanich Inlet. The Highlands might…
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Municipality of Metchosin: Neighbourhoods, Schools & More

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Metchosin is a rural municipality of Victoria included in the umbrella of Western Communities, located south of Colwood and east of Sooke, occupying the southernmost point of Vancouver Island. If you're on a quest to become more self sufficient,…
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Municipality of Langford: Neighbourhood, Schools & More

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The City of Langford is one of Greater Victoria's 13 municipalities, centrally located within Victoria BC’s Western Communities. The municipality of Langford is flanked by Colwood to the southeast, Metchosin to the southwest, View Royal to…
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Municipality of North Saanich: Neighbourhoods, Schools & More

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The municipality of North Saanich is part of the Saanich Peninsula, located right by Sidney and north of Saanichton. This small/medium-sized municipality is mixed residential and commercial. It's also home to the Victoria International Airport,…
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9 Essential Storage Tips

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Storage facilities can be a life-saver. If you’re moving, renting out a short-term storage space can work wonders on relieving stress and decluttering your life until you’re ready to make the move. Maybe you’re downsizing, or need to make…
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New 2022 BC Transit Rider’s Guide: Effective from Sept 5th – Jan 1st

The latest 2022 BC Transit Rider's Guide for Victoria is now in effect (from Sept 5th 2022 to Jan 1st 2023) along with some seasonal changes.
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Where is Victoria Island?

Have you heard of Victoria Island? It is actually a massive Canadian island! We find out where in the world 'Victoria Island' is, and take a dive into the history of how 'Vancouver Island' got its name in this latest article.
Private Schools in Victoria BC

Private Schools in Victoria BC to Know and Consider

There are several outstanding private schools in Victoria, BC that you may choose to enroll your children in to benefit from the extensive variety of educational opportunities, arts and sports programs. Boarding schools are also popular with…