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How Does Victoria Compare To Where You Live?

posted on Sep 27

I recently came across a web site that will allow you to compare various "lifestyle" aspects of cities around the world.  If, for example, you wish to compare the cost of a restaurant meal in Victoria, BC with the cost of a restaurant meal in your country/community, you can probably find that information…

Super, Sunny September

posted on Sep 09

  Wow, this is turning out to be one of the best September's on record. Every day is almost picture perfect! Blue sky, sunshine, a touch of fall in the air, not too warm, not too cool.....just right! This is definitely my favourite time of the year in Victoria, BC, as the colour of the light…

Victoria Blues Bash

posted on Aug 28

Time is fast approaching for one of Victoria's most anticipated musical events....the Victoria Blue's Bash, September 3-5.  This year featuring Delta blues artist, Lucky Peterson and his Band, along with that all-time harmonica player "extraordinaire" Charlie Musselwhite and his Band. Along…

Victoria’s Fernwood Square in Canada’s Top 100 Public Spaces

posted on Aug 05

Victoria's Fernwood Square has been voted into the Top 100 Public Spaces in Canada. As one of Victoria's oldest and most historic districts Fernwood has become a popular destination for visitors and residents alike. The Belfry Theatre, Stage Restaurant, Fernwood Inn and the Cornerstone Cafe are…

Victoria Harbour Walk

posted on Jul 28

Victoria's Inner Harbour is bustling in the summer months with tourists, festivals and whale-watching tours, but a short walk from the harbour can give you a view of a different side of the city. Victoria was once a shipping and industrial centre, and James Bay was the centre of this activity. Traces…