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A destination known for a transient flux of travellers, particularly in the summer months, Vancouver Island is also home to a moving population of wildlife.  In this edition of Island Moments, we’re sharing the journeys of the fascinating species that migrate to and from the region.

We’re also sharing the pasts of some creative residents.  Through wrought-iron gates and down mulch paths, travellers are invited to step into the stories of Vancouver Island’s gardens – big and small.  It’s the cultural immersion that makes the experience, the people who carefully curated, pruned, and cultivated the gardens.

JUNE - JULY 2017

Find Your Wave on Vancouver Island
Jason Finnerty
READ TIME: 5 Mins  |  June - July 2017
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This summer, grab your sunblock and favourite towel and ride the waves on and around Vancouver Island. With over 10,000 lakes and rivers to choose from, and over 3,400km (2,138 miles) of ocean shoreline, there’s an aquatic adventure available to everyone. All you need is a love of the water, time to enjoy yourself, and an urge to explore.

Surf’s Up

Dip your paddle in the coo...

Perfectly Cultured
Jason Finnerty
READ TIME: 3 Mins  |  June - July 2017
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Brush strokes and bokeh. Glazes and galleries. Masks and museums. There must be something in the water on Vancouver Island that enhances creative ability, because the Island is disproportionately endowed with a multitude of creative talents across a wide variety of genres. From the Island’s First People, whose influence can be traced back over 8000 years, to today’s crop of talent across a ...


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