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Abigail's Hotel (B&B) (Victoria)
 Popular romantic B&B.

Alberni Valley Heritage Commission (Port Alberni)
 The beautiful Alberni Valley is home for some of Vancouver Island's premier heritage and adventure tourism attractions.

Ambrosia Conference and Events Centre (Victoria)

Amethyst Inn B&B (Victoria)
 Five Star Accomodations In the Heart of Old Victoria.

Bamfield, BC
 Bamfield, a tiny resort hamlet nestled quietly in a protected inlet on the south shore of Barkley Sound, is best known for its superb salmon fishing adventures.

BC Archives (Victoria)
 Victoria BC Archives Public Access System.

Beacon Hill Park (Victoria)
 Beacon Hill Park is an oasis of both natural and landscaped beauty.

Bedford Regency Hotel (Victoria)
 A small hotel with old world charm in the shopping district.

British Columbia Aviation Museum (Sidney, BC)
 History of aviation in British Columbia. Located 20 minutes north of downtown.

Capital City Executives' Association (CCEA) (Victoria)
 Lunch meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday every month at the Union Club.

CFB Esquimalt - Naval & Military Museum

Chemanius Murials
 Forty one larger-than-life historic paintings

City Of Comox, BC
 City of Comox directory

Clayoquot Wilderness Resorts (Tofino)
 A truly unique adventure awaits!

Codan Communications (Victoria)
 Formerly Daniel's Electronics (Note: bought by Codan Of Australia in aug 2012) Designs, manufactures, markets and sells modular radio systems featuring low current and high reliability.

Craigdarroch Castle (Victoria)
 Craigdarroch Castle is a beautiful historic Victorian-era mansion, built in the 1890s by wealthy BC coal baron Robert Dunsmuir.

Craigflower Farmhouse & School (Victoria)
 Craigflower School is the oldest public building still standing in BC and the oldest schoolhouse in Western Canada

Crofton Pulp History
 Crofton began operation in 1957 as a single-line kraft pulp mill.

Crystal Garden (Victoria)

Dashwood Manor B&B (Victoria)
 Heritage B&B located on beach. Close to everything.

Emily Carr House (Victoria)
 Victoria's most famous painter.

Fort Rodd Hill & Fisgard Lighthouse (Victoria)
 Coast artillery fortress in the defense of Victoria. National Historic Site. Military history.

Fort Victoria (RV Park)
 In 1843 Fort Victoria was established by the Hudson's Bay Company.

Glacier View Lodge (Courtenay)
 Home for Seniors

Great Central Lake RV Resort & Marina
 formerly know as 'Ark Resort'

Haig-Brown Heritage House B&B (Campbell River)
 In addition to B&B accommodation, Haig-Brown House also offers rental of the garden for weddings, receptions or other special events.

Hatley Castle & Park (Victoria)
 Hatley Park Museum is open every day from 10:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Helmcken House Historic Site (Victoria)
 The oldest house in Victoria

Historic Village of Cumberland
 Nestled in the foothills of the Beaufort Range beneath the shadow of the Comox Glacier, the historic Village of Cumberland

History of Bowser, BC
 Bowser was named after the former British Columbia premier William John Bowser (of 1915).

History of Crofton, BC
 Crofton was founded in 1902 by Henry Croft, who owned the nearby copper mine in Mt. Sicker

History of Horne Lake,BC
 Adam Horne was the first person to visit Horne Lake in 1855.

History of Lantzville,BC
 Lantzville was known as Grant's Mine.

History of Victoria, BC
 History of city and prictures of historic commercial and institutional buildings and private residences.

Hotel Rialto (Victoria)
 Hotel Douglas was originally called the Lim Bang Building and was Built in 1911 Today, as of April 2009, it is Know as Hotel Rialto.

IVL Audio Company (Victoria)
 IVL Audio Inc. delivers innovative products to the professional music, consumer electronics, and commercial karaoke markets

James Bay Beacon (Victoria)
 Our Community Newspaper - photos, recipes and bulletin board

James Bay Inn (Victoria)
 This truly exceptional accomodation is spacious and family style.

Lady Rose / Frances Barkley (Port Alberni)
 New owners August 2021. operations will continue.

Malahat Farm: Retreat, B&B (Sooke, BC)
 Malahat Farm offers easy access to the South Island´┐Żs world famous hiking and mountain biking trails, kayaking, surfing, whale watching, fishing and beachcombing.

Maritime Museum of BC (Victoria)
 Housed in an 1889 heritage building located in Bastion Square.

Mayne Island
 Photos, Art, Events, Maps, Links Resources and more.

Mill Bay Ferry
 The Mill Bay also stands out as both the smallest and oldest ferry in the BC Ferries fleet.

Museum (Courtenay & District)
 Take a fossil tour and travel 80 million years back in time.

Nanaimo (Chinese Community)
 In 1891 the Chinese population in Nanaimo was 228

Nanaimo History
 Nanaimo was first occupied by the Coast Salish people whose name was Snuneymuxw (Snuh-NAY-moo).

Nanaimo Museum
 The Museum is also the guardian of the only remaining, original Hudson's Bay Company Bastion left in North America

Nanaimo Theatre Group
 Shakespeare, Broadway, classics and comedies are all part of their repertoire.

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
 Long Beach and Broken Group Islands (kayak heaven).

Pendray Inn and Tea House (Victoria)
 was The Gatsby Mansion Inn The Gatsby is comprised of three buildings: Middle House (1872), Judges House(1877), The Gatsby Mansion (1897)

Point Ellice House (Victoria)
 19th century home of Peter and Caroline O'Reilly. Tea services.

Rotary Club of Victoria, BC (#90)
 Rotary Club of Victoria was established as Club #90 on 15 Nov 1913.

Royal BC Museum (Victoria)
 Natural and human history museum.

Royal Colwood Golf Club (Victoria)
 Royal Colwood Golf Club is a private golf club located in Victoria, BC

Saanich Historical Artifacts Society
 Historic farm, miniature trains, and a full scale village.

SGS/AXYS. (Sidney, BC)
 now part of SGS; fall 2018 Now SGS AXYS

Sooke Salmon Charters (Sooke, BC)
 Sooke Ocean Charters offers fully guided, fully insured and completely equipped fishing trips.

St. Ann's Academy (Victoria)
 The location of Victoria's original Roman Catholic Cathedral

SteamShip - Images
 Images of Steamships

Tally-Ho Carriage Tours (Brentwood Bay)
 Horse-drawn wagon or carriage tours of downtown Victoria.

The Beach House Restaurant (Cordova Bay)
 Note:- Formerly McMorran's Beacheouse. Now open for business. A big, beautiful beach lies beneath the windows at these eateries located at McMorran's Beach House. Great westcoast cuisine, too!

Union Club of BC (Victoria)
 Luxury private club since 1879.

Victoria Golf Club
 Victoria Golf Club is truly a jewel among Canada's premium heritage golf club

Wondermill Webworks (Victoria)
 We make software that's easy-to-use and doesn't assume you're a computer expert.

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