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Victoria: Top Eats Part III

Despite decades of cultural change and openness to more diversity, there is an unavoidable Anglophilia all over Canada. It is part of the country’s cultural mosaic, but the one with the deepest roots. You can find it in the many … Continue reading

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Victoria: Top Eats Part II

High tea is on every tourist’s to-do list when in Victoria, with the most famous spots being The Empress Hotel and The Blethering Place. The price for a full set can run in the environs of $60. I reject that. … Continue reading

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Victoria: Top Eats Part I

We are blessed to have our famous Portland food carts, serving up the most delectable ethnic and regional plates without which the city workforce would have few affordable and tasty lunch options. In Victoria, where prices are quite a bit … Continue reading

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Top Five Things to Do in Victoria

If you are lucky enough to visit Vancouver Island on a clear summer day, you’ll think you are close to paradise. And that’s where we were last week, visiting with friends from Vancouver and Italy and then taking off on … Continue reading

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