10 Apr '18, 9pm
Things to do in Victoria, British Columbia
is the capital of the province of British Columbia on the Pacific coast of Canada . Situated on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria is popular as a day-trip destination for visitors to (the city of) Vancouver . I’m one of those visitors – prior to my last visit, I’d been to Victoria several times on a day-trip from Vancouver. It’s one of my favourite things to do in Vancouver : jump on the ferry to Victoria in the morning and fly back to Vancouver by sea-plane in the late-afternoon. However, on my most recent trip, I decided to drive there from Vancouver and spend a few days in Victoria (map ). I took the ferry that leaves from Tsawwassen (about an hour’s drive from downtown Vancouver) to Swartz Bay near Victoria. The journey on the ferry is gorgeous, especially when it slowly winds its way around the scenic Gulf Islands. I then spent three lovely days exploring...