Pacific Sands Beach Resort

Pacific Sands Beach Resort, Tofino, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Located beachfront on spectacular Cox Bay on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Pacific Sands Beach Resort sits on the edge of Pacific Rim National Park, a short scenic drive from Long Beach as well as the charming, seaside village of Tofino – famous for local culture and artisans.

Blessed with over 40 acres and 1,000 feet of sandy beach, and built on family, romance and fun, guests have revered and returned to Pacific Sands for decades. From s’mores and board-games around the […]

By | July 12th, 2014|Accommodation, Featured 2, Pacific Rim|0 Comments

SpringTide Charters

Whale Watching with SpringTide Charters, Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Grab the experience of a lifetime: Whale Watching with SpringTide Charters from the vibrant Inner Harbour in Victoria, British Columbia. SpringTide has 20 years of experience sharing Vancouver Island’s marine ecosystems, and the joy, excitement and wonderful memories of seeing whales, porpoise, seals, sea lions and marine birds in the wild!

Enjoy complimentary beverages on their 84-passenger, 61-foot vessel Marauder, while listening to professional biologists provide informative narrations, or join an exhilarating whale watching excursion aboard one of their […]

Running of the Salmon

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It is time for the annual Salmon run, a spectacular natural event that occurs along the coast of British Columbia.

British Columbia is home to five species of salmon, all in the genus Oncorhynchus. Their life cycles tell a tale that has always captivated people, and we are witness to parts of the cycle in the streams and rivers around us.

Although each of the five species has a slightly different life cycle, the basic story is much the same. The young salmon spend the first part of their […]

Russ Heinl Photo Gallery

Victoria, Russ Heinl Photo Gallery, British Columbia

The Russ Heinl Group is dedicated to excellence in aerial and architectural photography, which says it all. With thousands of hours of helicopter time to his credit, and decades of experience, Russ Heinl specializes in these two photographic disciplines.

Victoria, Russ Heinl Photo Gallery, British Columbia Victoria’s Inner Harbour. From Russ Heinl’s series referred to as “elevated, night, rain storm panoramas”. Russ Heinl Photo Gallery, British Columbia.

For aerial work, all cameras are […]

By | June 29th, 2014|Featured 2, Greater Victoria, Popular, Tofino, Vancouver Island, Victoria|0 Comments