An enlightening stroll reveals the architectural styles of Victoria's grand homes.
In Tofino, an end-of-the-road town on the western tip of Vancouver Island, almost everything revolves around the water.
For grizzly fanatic Katrina Lobley, there was one experience in the wilds of Canada that would surpass all the others.
Don't leave Canada without exploring the extraordinary culture of its First Nations people.
Many visitors to Victoria return to the mainland without having done this.
Whether you're there to ski, surf – yes really – or just enjoy the cities of Vancouver or Victoria, there's a place to stay to suit your needs.
Black bear tours aboard high-speed Zodiac inflatable boats allow a view of dinner time.