Destination: Victoria, B.C
Established in 1843 by James Douglas as a fort for the Hudson's Bay Company, Victoria's British ancestry is
apparent in the double-decker buses, horse-drawn carriages, formal gardens, and tearooms. The city is now a
cosmopolitan centre with a lively entertainment scene and a wonderful array of attractions.
Victoria was ranked at number 16 of 100 Top World Destinations in the 2008 TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice
The capital city of British Columbia, Victoria boasts many
historic buildings and some of the most fascinating
museums in Western Canada. The city benefits from one of
Canada's mildest climates, which allows its residents to
pursue outdoor pleasures all year round.
Victoria enjoys some of the country's most exhilarating
scenery with an ocean or mountain vista around every
corner, while the flower gardens are famous the world over.
Whether your taste runs to golfing, hiking, biking and fishing
or you're more the shopping, dining and theatre type, there
are no end of delights for you and your family in Victoria.