Explore Vancouver Island’s east coast on this road trip from Victoria to Port Hardy. Kayak, see whales, hike to thundering waterfalls and visit artsy seaside villages.
So you’re coming to visit British Columbia?
We may be a little biased (we live in B.C.), but we think it’s the most beautiful province to visit in Canada.
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Where to stay in Victoria, BC? We live in the city! See our reviews of the 7 best luxury hotels in Victoria, BC. We’ve stayed at all of them.
Kayaking with orcas? Grizzly bear viewing? You bet! These are just some of the amazing things to do in Telegraph Cove, Vancouver Island.
There are 200+ Okanagan wineries! We love wine tasting and discovering the best wineries in the Okanagan Valley, like Daydreamer Wines, Pentage, Black Hills and Joie.
You can still eat from many of the best restaurants in Victoria, BC, during COVID-19! These 12 places are open for takeout and delivery.
Lace up your walking shoes! Victoria, BC, is blessed with miles of seaside paths and flower-filled parks. So check out these 9 great walks!
The VanDusen Botanical Garden is one of Vancouver’s most beautiful gardens! See pink magnolias in spring and enjoy the fiery colors in fall.
Where to stay in Victoria, BC? We’ve stayed at several utterly charming Airbnb’s and hotels – like this Art Deco manor and historic B&B.