Things to do in Victoria, BC this Fall (2016)

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Unique Autumn Activities in Victoria this Year

The fall is one of the best times to visit Victoria, BC when the lavish rain forests explodes in a spectacle of colour. You can enjoy the numerous hiking trails or take in Victoria’s rich history by visiting the myriad of historical sites from Craigdarroch Castle to the Parliament Buildings. If you go downtown, don’t forget to check out the many unique shops on Government St. or explore Canada’s oldest China Town. But more than that, Victoria has some great events happening this fall.

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7 Best Beaches to Visit in Victoria, BC

Enjoy These Beaches on the West Coast and South Vancouver Island

Victoria, BC is home to incredibly beautiful beaches and good size lakes attracting numerous water lovers and beach enthusiasts from around the world. Some say they are the best beaches in the world! You’ll have to decide on that for yourself.

Whether you are looking to surf, walk along the sandy beaches or enjoy the breathtaking ocean views, Victoria has an intriguing variety of beaches to choose from.

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Bed and Breakfast vs. Hotels

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Which is Better?

The next time you head out on vacation, will you book a hotel room or a bed and breakfast?

You may be surprised to hear about all the differences between a hotel and B&B. It’s worth a few moments for you to consider the advantages and disadvantages of each type of accommodation. Your next vacation will thank you for it!

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Things to Do and Places to See in Victoria, BC

Plan the Perfect Vacation with the Best Victoria has to Offer

Let’s make your next vacation an unforgettable adventure. Victoria, BC on Vancouver Island is regularly ranked one of the top destinations to visit in the world. The friendly population and abundance of things to experience has charmed tourists for over a hundred years.

Exploring Victoria is easy. Walk, bike, bus, or drive – you will not have any trouble moving about the region. So pick the pace that suits you and let’s get going!

Here’s your guidebook to the places you must visit and the things you have to try in Victoria, BC.

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How to Spot a Great Bed and Breakfast Vacation Rental

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Never Stay at an Awful Bed and Breakfast Again

You’ve probably heard the horror story of a traveler arriving at their vacation rental only to find it was not as advertised. Their whole vacation turns into a nightmare.

Nobody wants to go through that.

It’s enough to turn people away from using a bed and breakfast. That is a great shame because a bed and breakfast can offer the perfect experience at a fraction of the cost of hotels.

How can you avoid landing yourself in a bad accommodation situation?

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The Benefits of a Bed and Breakfast

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4 Great Reasons Your Next Vacation Will Be At a Bed and Breakfast

Deck Chairs Overlooking the Beach at the Lodge in Victoria, BCIf you’re tired of all the hustle and hubbub, what about kicking back and relaxing? Settling into a hot tub and eating a great meal? Exploring a unique and fascinating town? How about relaxing at the beach or perusing through nature?

Isn’t it about time you took a vacation? You might just find the relaxation, excitement, AND afforability by staying at a Bed and Breakfast. For reasons I can’t imagine, travellers often overlook staying at a bed and breakfast vacation rental.

In this article, I’ll highlight several key benefits that make staying at a bed and breakfast the best travel decision you could make this year.

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5 Tips for Great Whale Watching Photography

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How to Capture the Greatest Moments of Your Whale Watching Trip in Victoria, BC

A unique fascination, a bond of cousins (if you will), exists between whales and humans. From the depths of the sea, these incredible majestic mammals rise as they puff the unbelievably fine saltwater mist, right from below their blow holes. They graciously slide back to the depths with the grace of an excellently choreographed ballet move.

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Outdoor Activities for the Whole Family in Victoria, BC

Choose Your Victoria Adventure

Spring is just around the corner, so it’s time to shed those winter coats and get back outside. Victoria, BC on Vancouver Island off the southwest coast of Canada, is a prime location for outdoor activities. With both ocean and rainforest views from every corner of the island, Victoria offers plenty of options for fun things to do with your family.

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Tips for Planning an Effective Corporate Retreat

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How to Create a Corporate Retreat that Your Staff Will Rave About for Years to Come


When employees list their favorite aspects of their jobs, corporate retreats do not usually reach the top of the list. While necessary for corporate planning and development, these excursions can often feel like a waste of time and company resources from the employee’s perspective. To ace your next corporate retreat in Victoria, follow these simple rules:

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Ultimate Winter Vacation Fun in Victoria, BC

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Things to do in Victoria, BC During the Winter

The winter season is upon us. This is usually a period for you to relax and have some fun. While some travelers want to head south for warmer temperatures, don’t be so quick to dismiss Victoria, BC as the perfect wintertime destination. This beautiful city enjoys a much more mild winter than the rest of Canada and thus allows vacationers to enjoy amazing winter activities without the discomfort of frostbite.

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