Tag Archives | Victoria

On Ice At The Fairmont Empress!

Skating Rink Adds to One of a Kind Winter Playcation in Victoria, BC The annual winter wonderland at The Fairmont Empress is expanding this year with the addition of a skating rink on the hotel’s iconic front lawn overlooking the festively lit Victoria Harbour. Operating from November 20, 2014 until mid-January 2015, the approximately 60′ […]

Wedding Goes GANGNAM STYLE at Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa!

The Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa is an ideal wedding venue on British Columbia’s beautiful Vancouver Island. We’ve attended quite a few weddings here over the years and the food and service have always been exemplary. Gary even used to work at the Ocean Pointe during our university days so he can attest […]

Parkside Victoria Resort & Spa Review

Situated in vibrant downtown Victoria, British Columbia, near the capital’s most popular attractions, Parkside Victoria Resort & Spa features stunning city views, inspirational interiors and luxurious decor. The resort seamlessly combines environmental responsibility and exquisite taste through sustainable design, and is considered Canada’s greenest resort hotel. The property was built to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental […]

Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa Review – Victoria, BC

Located in beautiful British Columbia, Canada, Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa is Victoria’s only five-star oceanfront resort. Situated on picturesque Saanich Inlet in the heart of Vancouver Island wine country, this luxurious boutique property offers thirty-three rooms, aptly titled “OceanSuites” with their spectacular sea views. Designed with understated elegance and high attention to detail, our room […]

Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites Review – Victoria, BC Canada

Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites is a CAA/AAA 3 diamond award winning hotel nestled in the heart of British Columbia’s beautiful downtown Victoria. Steps away from major attractions, the property offers spacious accommodations and its hospitable staff pride themselves in providing personalized service. Locally owned and operated since 1974, Chateau Victoria is primarily a suite hotel, […]

Google Maps Street View Cars Continue To Map The World!

After enjoying some noodles at Wok Box in North Vancouver last week, Taya & I noticed a Google Maps Street View car zooming past us down the road. Although the majority of Vancouver, British Columbia has already been mapped out, Google’s back in full force around the globe routing more countries and adding to previous […]