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Sunday, September 25, 2022


Travel

Canada ranks in the top 10 countries to travel solo as a woman

Ireland topped the list!

Here’s how you can win $33,000 in travel credits for your next dream vacation

Where would you vacation to? 🏝️

We’re giving away a free week’s RV rental from RV Rent Vancouver Island (CONTEST)

There's still lots of summer left! ☀️

11 beautiful Vancouver Island waterfalls you need to visit this summer

You probably should go chasing waterfalls.

9 reasons to visit Seattle this summer with FRS Clipper (CONTEST)

Plus a chance to WIN two-round trip Clipper tickets! ⛴️

Victorians can now check passport office wait times online

You're going to want to bring snack! 😬

10 epic trips you can take on Vancouver Island in an RV this summer...

And a chance to WIN yourself a free 7-day RV rental! 🏕️

Here’s how you can win airfare for two to anywhere in the world plus...

All in support of Victoria Hospitals! 🏥

Sidney RCMP confirm suspicious items at Victoria International Airport were decommissioned grenades

The individual has been released pending a court date.

Canada’s newest ‘ultra-affordable’ airline arrived in Victoria this week

Flights to Calgary start at $49. ✈️

Here’s why this luxury Victoria resort continues to win awards

From breathtaking views to an incredible spa and everything in between! 🤩

BC Ferries cancels some Easter Monday sailings due to strong winds

A wind warning is in effect for Greater Victoria and East Vancouver Island. 

Cruise ships return to Victoria waters following pandemic pause

Ushering in a cruise season of 780,000 passengers.

BC Transit labour shortage prompts service changes in Victoria

It’s leading to service reductions on some local transit routes.

Start of Victoria cruise ship season faces delay due to scheduling changes 

And amid COVID-19 cases onboard.

Cruise ships set to return to Victoria waters next month after two-year hiatus

Ushering in a cruise season of nearly 800,000 passengers.

BC-based airline adds flights between Victoria and Tofino

Travellers will arrive in under an hour. ✈️

BC Ferries implementing surcharge due to jump in fuel costs

Ferry-goers take note. 🛥️

Most British Columbians plan to avoid travel during holiday season this year

Many residents prefer a staycation.
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An $8 million floating resort is for sale in Tofino (PHOTOS)

It features a freshwater swimming grotto within the resort.
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Cruise ships could bypass Victoria indefinitely if proposed US legislation passes

The industry generates $4.3 billion every year

This Vancouver Island community ranked in a list of best Canadian small towns

It’s popular for vacationers and vagabonds alike.

Survey ranks Vancouver Island resort as second best in Canada

Just another day on the island 😎

WIN a free week’s RV rental from RV Rent Vancouver Island (CONTEST)

Summer's not over yet! 😎
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Two Vancouver Island flights added to BCCDC list of COVID-19 exposures

One flight departed from Victoria.

10 must see Vancouver Island destinations to check out on your way to Tofino

Might as well enjoy the journey along the way 🚗

Water Taxi connecting all Southern Gulf Islands to begin operation in September

The pilot project will run every Saturday and Sunday
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Swoop airlines adds flights from Victoria to Las Vegas and Puerto Vallarta

Previously, the airline offered service from Victoria to Edmonton and Toronto.

Report ranks Victoria in top 15 best places to visit in Canada

And that includes the rest of the island!

5 fun day trips to enjoy on Vancouver Island this summer

It’s stay-cation time!

Province announces $50 million grant for BC tourism sector

Attractions such as Butchart Gardens could be eligible for $1 million.
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COVID-19 exposures reported on WestJet flight to Victoria

Three other flights to the island were also added.

Two Vancouver Island beaches among top beaches across Canada

Just in time for the nice weather! ☀️

Air Canada offers refunds for COVID-cancelled flights dating back to February 2020

You can request a refund until June 12th, 2021.
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Westjet’s latest announcement includes three new Victoria routes

New Nanaimo and Comox routes are also on the list.

Here’s how you can help one Victoria man fly to the moon

One small ‘like’ from you, one giant leap for a local restaurant manager.

Songhees Nation to launch marine trail in Victoria to honour culture

The marine trail is looking to open in 2022.

Victoria International Airport awarded ‘Best Airport in North America’ in 2020

Along with 'Best Hygiene Measures'.

This all-new immersive experience transports you across the world without ever leaving Victoria

Italy, London, or even Bali - which would you choose? ✈️

BC won’t ban interprovincial travel due to COVID-19: Premier John Horgan

"We can’t prevent people from travelling to British Columbia."
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Canada-U.S. border closure remains in place until at least February 21st

The extension includes restrictions on all non-essential travel.

Travel ban from U.K. to Canada extended to January 6, 2021

In light of a more infectious mutated strain of COVID-19 detected in the UK.

Canada’s two biggest airlines offering trips from B.C. to Hawaii with pre-testing for COVID-19

The airlines say a negative test will exempt travellers from Hawaii's 14-day quarantine requirement.

Tofino, Ucluelet tourism groups ask Lower Mainland residents to stay away

After a surge in COVID-19 cases prompted the province to impose regional restrictions.

Rising COVID-19 cases prompts EU to remove Canada from list of approved travellers

Canadians were able to travel to the EU as of July 1. That allowance has now been revoked.