Boat Charters in Victoria BC

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Summer is prime boating season in Victoria BC.  Not that it’s the only boating season; our temperate climate means you can enjoy boating year round, depending on weather conditions, but more people get the urge to get ‘on the water’ during…

Moon Under Water Brewery and Pub in Victoria BC

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It’s time to visit a brewpub in Victoria BC!  The Moon Under Water Brewery and Pub to be exact.  This fine establishment takes its evocative name from a fictional Victorian pub in an essay by George Orwell published in 1946 in the London…

Langford Lanes – Victoria’s ONLY Ten Pin Bowling Facility

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Victoria BC enjoys a storied history of bowling, but when the last ten pin facility closed down bowlers living in Victoria were left without a venue in which to enjoy their sport until 2011, when Langford Lanes opened their hybrid bowling center…

June Events in Victoria BC | Esquimalt’s Buccaneer Days

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It’s June – time for Buccaneer Days in Esquimalt!  This unique community event owes its theme to the naval tradition of Esquimalt, one of the oldest municipalities in Victoria BC.  Buccaneer Days has been a fun-filled family tradition…

Fisherman’s Wharf in Victoria BC

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Fisherman’s Wharf is an excellent place for both visitors and people who are living in Victoria to check out. Located just around the corner from the inner harbour, you can get there from St. Lawrence Street or Dallas Road.  This multipurpose…

May Events in Victoria BC | The Victoria Day Parade

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Oh my, what a stretch of stunning weather we have had this month!  With record breaking high temperatures we have leapt from spring into summer and folks who are living in Victoria BC are getting out and taking advantage of it.  The city is…

Bin 4 Burger Lounge | Jodi’s Restaurant Reviews

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It’s so nice to see the sun and all the spring flowers; the weather in Victoria BC is definitely shifting into barbecue season!  If you’re craving burgers but don’t feel like cooking check out Bin 4 Burger Lounge, in my opinion, the best…

Local Economy Snapshot – Victoria’s Tech, Education and Marine Sectors

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The report in the March edition of the Victoria Chamber of Commerce publication ‘Business Matters’ included an analysis of the technology and manufacturing, education and marine/shipbuilding sectors. Technology and Manufacturing in Victoria…

Local Economy Snapshot – Victoria’s Tourism and Retail Sectors

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A report in the March edition of the Victoria Chamber of Commerce publication ‘Business Matters’ takes the pulse of several major local economic sectors.  Here is a synopsis of the information about Victoria’s tourism and retail sectors…

Starling Lane Winery | Greater Victoria Wineries

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Starling Lane Winery is a small family winery on the Saanich Peninsula producing award winning wines from locally grown grapes.  Victoria BC is not considered by many to have an optimum wine grape growing climate, but these dedicated vintners…