COVID-19 Update EMR Vacation Rentals

Updated August 9, 2021 Its official US travelers can come to Canada for non-essential travel as of August 9th, 2021. Please note non essential travelers from the United States will have to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide other travel details when crossing the border For detailed information and instructions please […]

Holiday Shopping on Vancouver Island Part II: Sidney and Beyond

When it comes to holiday shopping, Victoria isn’t the only place to find incredible gifts on Vancouver Island! This time, we’re heading up the Peninsula and then going up-Island to find the best places to get gorgeous gifts for everyone on your list. Even in the smallest Vancouver Island towns, people care about quality products […]

Here’s a Novel Idea: Our Favourite Bookstores on Vancouver Island

There are few better things than curling up with a good book. Whether you’re into mysteries, biographies, fantasy or history, a new book can make even the chilliest fall days something to look forward to. Here on Vancouver Island, there are lots of amazing bookstores with friendly, knowledgeable staff that carry a wide range of […]

More Scary Stuff! Most Haunted Places Around Victoria

The amount of reported hauntings in Victoria is so overwhelming that our two post coverage is just scratching the surface! In part two, we’re covering all the haunted places and ghastly ghost stories around Victoria, outside of downtown!  Shelbourne Street Every day, thousands of people drive down the tree lined Shelbourne St. without knowing that […]

Scary Stuff! – The Most Haunted Places in Downtown Victoria

There’s just something extra special about Victoria. It’s beautiful and peaceful, the people are friendly and the food is phenomenal. But beneath the shiny exterior, lurks a shadowy past full of tragic events, callous characters and grim circumstances. In part one of our two part coverage of haunted places in Victoria we are giving you […]

Out and About in October!

It’s officially October and with it comes longer nights, cooler temperatures and spooky season! It’s the perfect time to fill your calendar with fall events and scary celebrations to get out and about! With ghost walks, cocktail parties, Parisian songbirds and Frankenstein in Craigdarroch, Victoria has events to make your October fun and memorable!  October […]