Butchart Gardens

Aerial view of Oak Bay Beach Hotel. Photo Credit: Oak Bay Beach Hotel
Getaway With the Girls to Victoria’s Oak Bay Beach Hotel

  It’s no accident that Vancouver Island is on the list of one of the best islands in the world (according to Conde Nast Traveler). With its mild year-round climate and the aquatic wonderland of activities, Victoria brings the beauty of nature to an elevated state of euphoria. As a
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Victoria Gardens The vista from the Abkhazi Teahouse - photo Debra Smith
A Tale of Two Victoria Gardens

Discover the roots of these two very different but equally enchanting gardens, The Butchart Gardens and the Abkhazi Garden in Victoria, B.C. Victoria, B.C., the City of Gardens, is growing – in more ways than one.  Its population has bloomed to just under 350,000 people, mostly due to an influx
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