Ready for beaches, festivals, fine art and great food? It’s your summer, make the most of it!
Summer in Victoria is amazing. The sky is blue, the temperatures warm and balmy – the whole city is in a party mood. There are so many opportunities in the summertime it can be hard to know where to start! Not to worry. We’ve compiled a list of can’t-miss summer memory-makers. Get out and enjoy a beautiful season in Victoria BC – the most beautiful part of the world (we’re not biased…).
Here in Victoria We Believe Life is Better at the Beach
Vancouver Island has knock-out beaches! Surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and blessed with 3400km of coastline, Vancouver Island is a beach paradise. From sand and sun hotspots to awe-inspiring wild spaces, the beaches have something for everyone. Here are just a few of the south island local favorites. Try them all and find your own favourite spot!
Incorporate these three elements into your next retreat and achieve a solid return on your investment
A well-thought-out retreat can be a game changer for your team and business – encouraging cross-departmental collaboration, strengthening working relationships, inspiring new ideas and re-energizing your team around common goals. However, not all retreats achieve this level of success.
Victoria Shore Leave Insider’s Guide
D’ye hear there? Naval personnel read this guide and get the most out of your shore leave in Victoria, BC.
Lucky you! You’ve got some time to spend in one of the most beautiful places in the world. Discover some amazing things to do that are just a stone’s throw from CFB Esquimalt. Make the most of your shore leave with these off-the-beaten-trail sights and experiences.
Feel Your Hibernating Self Come Alive with these Springtime Traditions.
It’s official! Spring is blooming all around Victoria. When the cherry blossoms emerge in March they herald the beginning of Victoria’s Annual Flower Count and usher in a season of outdoor activity. Shake off your winter blues and take time to enjoy the beauty of spring on the island!
Take the road less traveled. Enjoy true hospitality and unique accommodations.
Want to feel like a local when you travel? Meet friendly people and get the inside scoop on the area you are visiting? Enjoy having a quiet retreat after a day of sightseeing?
B&B’s may be the perfect fit for you. We’ve got three good reasons to check out B&B’s before you book your next trip.
Wow your sweetheart with the best of Canada’s Most Romantic City!
It’s time to escape the winter blues and enjoy some quality time with the one you love.
Perfect ambiance, spectacular natural beauty and a wealth of fine dining, shopping and sightseeing await you in Victoria, BC. Pick your favorites from our best-of Victoria list and see for yourself why our city has been named the Most Romantic City in Canada four years running!
Relaxation and Adventure Go Hand-in-Hand on the Gulf Islands!
Are you dreaming of an island getaway? Why stop at one? “Island hopping”, as the locals call it, is a wonderful way to enjoy the beauty and variety of the Gulf Islands.
This archipelago located off the coast of Vancouver Island boasts a wealth of unique, and breathtakingly beautiful, islands—each with their own special flavor. Life is quieter out on the Gulf Islands. Come enjoy the island way of life!
Eat, drink and be merry with the best of a West Coast Christmas!
Outside the snow may not be falling, it is Victoria after all, but the Christmas cheer is unmistakable. Delicious seasonal fare, bustling artisan markets, joyous holiday festivals– Victoria knows how to ring in the holidays in style. Come join us! There is no better place to enjoy the holiday season then here on our beautiful island.
Taking a break is good for your employees—and good for the bottom-line.
There is an increasing awareness in the business world that retreats have a practical advantage for companies large and small. Research indicates that retreats and time off foster greater employee satisfaction, drive innovation and improve focus & productivity. Fortune magazine recently published an article that argues happy employees are productive employees—12% to 20% more effective.
Working less to get more done may seem counter intuitive, but the research is clear.