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Transport Canada introduces added measures to protect southern resident killer whales

Transport Canada introduces added measures to protect southern resident killer whales

The Canadian government is once again putting measures in place to protect southern resident killer whales in British Columbia waters.
IMAX Victoria films showcase British Columbia wildlife

IMAX Victoria films showcase British Columbia wildlife

The Royal B.C. Museum has debuted a new directors’ cut of award-winning documentary Saving Luna , the story a young male orca that loses his family in Nootka Sound, on the rugged west coast of Vancouver Island.
Savour world-class culinary delights during Dine Around, Stay in Town Victoria

Savour world-class culinary delights during Dine Around, Stay in Town Victoria

The tastiest time for foodies to visit Greater Victoria returns later this month with Dine Around and Stay in Town, Jan. 20 to Feb. 6.
12 days, 12 ways to celebrate Christmas around the Capital

12 days, 12 ways to celebrate Christmas around the Capital

Snow may be a rarity in British Columbia’s capital city, but the holidays are a magical time in Victoria nonetheless, with twinkling lights, magical holiday music and yes, a sleigh-full of seasonal events!
Royal BC Museum exhibit dives into the world of orcas

Royal BC Museum exhibit dives into the world of orcas

Deep inside the belly of the Royal BC Museum’s much-anticipated new exhibit, Orcas: Our Shared Future , hangs a full-size whale skeleton: Rhapsody, also known as J32, from the Southern Resident Orcas. The skeleton looks as you might expect — a long graceful spine and full ribcage — except for two tiny splints of bone hanging underneath. They’re not connected to the rest of the skeleton, and don’t seem to fit with the rest of the whale’s shape.
Pick up your passport to the Victoria Ale Trail

Pick up your passport to the Victoria Ale Trail

Locals invited to support Victoria’s craft breweries this May for a chance to win prizes
Songhees marine trail celebrates living history of Greater Victoria’s Indigenous people

Songhees marine trail celebrates living history of Greater Victoria’s Indigenous people

Provincial funding boosts 12-stop marine tourism program set to open in 2022
Canadian Whisky Awards raise a glass to Vancouver Island’s Devine Distillery

Canadian Whisky Awards raise a glass to Vancouver Island’s Devine Distillery

A Saanich Peninsula distillery will have to slide the bottles over and make some trophy space on the top shelf.
Victoria’s Craigdarroch Castle takes restoration into the kitchen – 19th Century style

Victoria’s Craigdarroch Castle takes restoration into the kitchen – 19th Century style

The castle’s $288,000 restoration is funded by the province and B.C. Heritage
Back by popular demand: Victoria foodies get another chance to Dine Around

Back by popular demand: Victoria foodies get another chance to Dine Around

It’s the news local foodies have been hungering for: Destination Greater Victoria and the BC Restaurant & Foodservices Association, Victoria Branch, have extended this year’s Dine Around and Stay in Town event through March 8.