Take in All the Sights and Sounds of Fall in Victoria with This 2018 Events and Activity Guide
Fall in love with Victoria this fall! Whether you are looking for the perfect meal, an exciting festival or breathtaking view, Victoria has it all. The summer crowds have thinned and the trees are turning red, yellow and gold. Come stay with us at The Lodge and enjoy these autumn events!
A Destination Filled with Natural Beauty and Engaging Activities
Sooke, BC is a small town situated to the northwest of the much better known Victoria. But don’t let the words “small town” fool you, there are plenty of things to do in Sooke!
Many tourists miss this hidden gem. It just doesn’t have the tourism marketing dollars behind it to be promoted everywhere. However, take it from me – for the outdoor enthusiast, there’s nothing lacking in Sooke. It’s best known for it’s natural beauty and engaging activities. Located only 15 minutes from The Lodge at Weir’s Beach, it’s a great place to catch some outdoor activities or come to appreciate the true beauty of Western Canada.
Here are some of the best activities in Sooke, BC:
Why You Should Start Staying at Bed & Breakfasts
Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) offer a great alternative to the traditional hotel, especially for those looking for a relaxing escape. Guests always get a private bedroom that is cozy, warm, and uniquely decorated. Not too mention, your B&B will likely beat that pricey hotel.
If you are scheduling a trip as a couple, family, or with friends, take note of these 7 great reasons to love your B&B!
Step into Another World and Let Your Imagination Roam
Victoria, BC is known as the “City of Gardens.” It’s a well-earned title!
You can discover beautiful gardens everywhere – big and small. Find everything from world renowned attractions to hidden gems that even the locals might not know about.
Each garden has its own feel. Some incorporate animals and their habitats to invoke wonder and imagination, some wind paths throughout and provide sitting spaces to draw you into it’s rejuvenating tranquility, while others focus on practicality, research, and education.
Here’s a list of the top 7 gardens 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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
Things to Do in Victoria, BC During the Fall Season
When you are looking for a vacation destination, there are many factors that you look out for when choosing the right destination. You most likely are searching for a location that is going to offer you an all-rounded experience. You get the ultimate vacation experience if you decide to vacation in Victoria, BC, especially during the autumn time. Below are some of the fun activities that you can take part in during this period.