Tag Archives: Victoria

The Best Doughnuts in Vancouver and Victoria

In the 1990’s, I got into double digits more than once with Tim Hortons doughnuts at the University of Victoria’s annual Week of Welcome barbecue … Continue Reading

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

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

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

Beyond TIFF: The Best Small Film Festivals Across Canada

If you’re like me, you gravitate toward film festivals with documentaries like Red Army, American director Gabe Polsky’s gripping history of the Soviet national hockey … Continue Reading