Vancouver British Columbia, Canada

August 2020

Arts & Culture in Vancouver

Popular theatre companies in Vancouver include the Vancouver Playhouse Theatre Company, Bard on the Beach, and the Arts Club Theatre Company on Granville Island. Vancouver also holds an annual Fringe Festival and International Film Festival….


Vancouver Outdoors & Recreation

Its mild climate and its close proximity to the ocean, mountains, lakes an rivers among other things, makes Vancouver an extremely popular location for outdoor recreation and an equally popular destination for travelers. With over…


About The People Vancouver And Population

The city of Vancouver has a population of 611,869 and the population of Metro Vancouver is 2,249,725. The Vancouver area is the largest metropolitan area in Western Canada. Vancouver is ethnically diverse. 52% of city…


Victoria Getting Here

Getting Here is Half the Fun Victoria is located on Vancouver Island, 27 miles or 44 km across the Strait of Georgia from mainland British Columbia. You can reach Victoria by water from mainland BC…


Transportation in Victoria BC

Getting to Victoria: There are two main ways to travel to Victoria. Whether it be sailing or flying, the journey starts with scenic panoramas and lots of fun travel adventures. The West Coast is beautiful…


Arts & Culture in Victoria

Victoria attracts many artists from around the world including writers, performers and musicians. Art galleries like the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria have a permanent collection of over 15,000 art objects including an impressive range…


Annual Events in Victoria

Special for 2009 Treasures: The World’s Cultures from the British Museum From May 1 to September 30, 2009, the Royal BC Museum is proud to present the North American premiere of Treasures: The World’s Cultures…


Accommodations in Victoria

Accommodations in Victoria range from very affordable to very luxurious. Visitors can expect quality service in over 7,000 rooms in bed and breakfasts, inns, hotels, motels, resorts and vacation homes with beautiful surroundings close to…


Shopping in Victoria

Spend the day walking downtown Victoria, wondering around Wharf, Government and Douglas Streets and the connecting roads and alley-ways. Venture to one of the more popular alleys in the summer, Artist Alley. Artist Alley is…


Eating and Drinking in Victoria BC

From quaint bakeries located on Fort Street to fine dining with magnificent waterfront settings Victoria tempts the palettes with many flavors of the world including dishes from our own west coast. Take pleasure in the…