Urban Escapes & Seaside Capers: BC's Cities with a Natural Twist

BC's urban hubs offer a delightful mix of culinary, shopping, and cultural attractions, complemented by nearby nature escapes for forest bathing, whale watching, and cycling, all enhanced by local businesses' commitment to safety and a variety of accommodations that cater to

British Columbia's urban centers like Victoria, Vancouver, and Richmond are not just hubs for culinary delights, shopping, and city attractions; they also serve as gateways to outdoor adventures. Just beyond the cityscape, one can indulge in forest bathing, whale watching, and a variety of other activities that promise to rejuvenate the spirit, especially after the long indoor stretches necessitated by the pandemic. As summer arrives, it brings with it the perfect opportunity to reconnect with nature and loved ones in BC's dynamic outdoor settings.

Venturing into Victoria's historic neighborhoods, you'll find scenic trails like the Dallas Waterfront Trail in James Bay, and the charming seaside community of Oak Bay, with its popular Willows Beach. Culinary experiences await as well, with artisanal pizza at Faro and creative dining at Vis-à-Vis. For those with a taste for local produce and spirits, the Greater Victoria Flavour Trails and stops like Victoria Distillers and Sea Cider Farm + Ciderhouse offer

British Columbia's urban centers like Victoria, Vancouver, and Richmond are not just hubs for culinary delights, shopping, and city attractions; they also serve as gateways to outdoor adventures. Just beyond the cityscape, one can indulge in forest bathing, whale watching, and a variety of other activities that promise to rejuvenate the spirit, especially after the long indoor stretches necessitated by the pandemic. As summer arrives, it brings with it the perfect opportunity to reconnect with nature and loved ones in BC's dynamic outdoor settings.

Venturing into Victoria's historic neighborhoods, you'll find scenic trails like the Dallas Waterfront Trail in James Bay, and the charming seaside community of Oak Bay, with its popular Willows Beach. Culinary experiences await as well, with artisanal pizza at Faro and creative dining at Vis-à-Vis. For those with a taste for local produce and spirits, the Greater Victoria Flavour Trails and stops like Victoria Distillers and Sea Cider Farm + Ciderhouse offer