Victoria

Sustainable Vegetarian Restaurants in Victoria

I’ll never forget the classic Yellow Pages TV ad. It showed a school bus labelled “Vegetarians of Victoria” arriving at a … Continue Reading

Sustainable Craft Beer in British Columbia

During my 1980’s childhood in Victoria, I thought my dad’s cans of Molson Old Style Pilsner epitomized beer greatness – mostly due to the colourful … Continue Reading

Treat Yourself: The Best Chocolate Shops Across Canada

My chocolate-tasting career has taken me all over the world. I’ve toured the original Hershey’s Chocolate World in Hershey, Pennsylvania and completed a chocolate-making course … Continue Reading

Seven Places in Canada to Get Nostalgic this Summer

The Canada 150 celebrations of 2017 may be over, but there are still plenty of reasons to revisit some of our nation’s most nostalgic attractions. … Continue Reading

Exploring Victoria Like a Local

Truth be told, I haven’t visited Victoria for a while. Yes, it is only a short ferry ride away from my hometown of Vancouver, however … Continue Reading

Where to Find Canada’s Best and Heartiest Meals

As a 17-year-old boy, I believed the Uncle Willy’s all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant chain in Vancouver and Victoria represented the pinnacle of dining excellence. … Continue Reading

Autumn’s Best Craft Beer Festivals

When I look at this fall’s burgeoning slate of Canadian craft beer festivals, it reminds me that I’ve always had a fondness for 1984, and … Continue Reading