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Sculpture Victoria

Victoria Food Worth Seeking

Victoria, the capital of British Columbia and the largest city on majestic Vancouver Island, was renamed in 1843 in honor of Britain’s Queen Victoria. Restaurants in this quaint, walkable city across the Strait of...
Coffee Victoria

Victoria Coffee Worth Seeking

Victoria, the capital of British Columbia and the largest city on majestic Vancouver Island, was renamed in 1843 in honor of Britain’s Queen Victoria. The quaint, walkable city across the Strait of Juan de...
Beverage Victoria

Hey Happy Turmeric Cashew Vanilla (Drink of the Week)

In Victoria, the powder blue Johnson Street Bridge connects bustling downtown with bucolic Victoria West. The drawbridge has been a point of pride for Vancouver Island residents since 1924. A more futuristic bridge is...
Bakery Victoria

Fol Epi Bakery Sausage Roll (Dose of Vitamin P)

The British Empire of course has had a lasting impact on global culture. Not many people outside of the U.K. would celebrate many lingering effects. That said, some popular British food items have proliferated...
Chef Victoria

Chef Heidi Fink Leads Culinary Tour of Victoria’s Chinatown

My trip to British Columbia in May and June was most definitely designed to result in an endless stream of food and drink experiences, but not every stop had to end in consumption. That’s...
Seafood Victoria

Red Fish Blue Fish: Showcasing Sustainable B.C. Seafood

Red Fish Blue Fish isn’t just a Dr. Seuss book anymore. It’s also an inspired five-year-old seafood “shack” on Victoria’s Inner Harbor that’s set in a retooled, eco-friendly shipping container. As far as casual...