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…

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…

Going Fishing? It’s Almost Time to Renew Your Licence

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Anglers who are living in Victoria BC are checking their gear and getting ready for a new season of sport fishing, are you ready to go fishing?  Don’t forget that your freshwater and tidal water sport fishing licences will expire on March…

Goldstream Provincial Park

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Ask almost anyone who is living in Victoria to name a nearby provincial park and nine times out of ten they will answer with ‘Goldstream Provincial Park’.  This spectacularly beautiful park is a world famous local treasure that has offered…

The 2013 Curling Classic in Victoria BC

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Mark your calendar!  March 20-24, are the dates of the 2013 Victoria Curling Classic.  People who are living in Victoria have the opportunity to watch some of Canada’s top men’s teams compete against international champions from Scotland,…

Sante Spa in Victoria BC

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Who doesn’t love going to a spa?  Well, I suppose there are those who don’t, but I’ll bet that most of those folks have never tried it!  Men, women and children can ALL enjoy an amazing spa experience at the Sante Spa, located at the…

Volunteering in Victoria BC

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Newcomers to Victoria are usually thrilled to be able to move here and you can’t blame them!  With undeniably the best climate in all of Canada, a friendly atmosphere and access to all sorts of recreational pursuits moving to Victoria is…