Consulate-General of Japan and Hitomi Harama host traditional and innovative Japanese Noh and jazz piano performance in Victoria

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In celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the Consulate-General of Japan in Vancouver, the Consulate and Hitomi Harama of the Toho Network presented a unique concert of traditional and innovative Japanese Noh dance and music on February 27, 2015 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Performing to a full house at the Gérald-Henriette Moreau Theatre in the École Victor-Brodeur, internationally acclaimed Noh actor YAMAI Tsunao and renowned jazz pianist KIHARA Kentaro shared a passionate performance with their audience.

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Also featuring other professional Noh actors and a complete […]

By | February 27th, 2015|Arts & Culture, News, Victoria|0 Comments

EMR Vacation Rentals: Vancouver, Whistler, Victoria…

EMR Vacation Rentals provides BC Vacation Rentals in Victoria, Vancouver, Whistler, the Okanagan and Vancouver Island, British Ccolumbia

EMR Vacation Rentals is a fully-licensed Travel Agency offering fully-furnished BC vacation homes, condos, suites, and estate rentals in Victoria, Vancouver, Tofino, Whistler, the Okanagan, and on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. EMR has a large inventory of unique properties to select from, including properties that feature oceanfront, beachfront, breathtaking views, private hot tubs, luxurious settings and much more.

EMR strives to provide excellence in service to the highest ethical standards, based on honesty and integrity for 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 lives in the streams where […]

By | October 6th, 2014|Parks & Trails, Vancouver Island, Victoria, Wildlife|0 Comments

Victoria and Vancouver Island, BC, Heinl Aerial Photography and Video

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This video has archived the beautiful city of Victoria and surrounding areas on Vancouver Island in British Columbia between 2004 and 2005. You’ll notice that some things have changed since then, but the beauty of the city is so well captured in Heinl’s aerial footage that the images stand the test of time.

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These videos also showcase Russ Heinl’s amazing aerial photography and video footage that he uses to customize promotional videos for BC businesses and organizations.

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For […]

By | October 4th, 2014|Vancouver Island, Victoria, Videos|0 Comments

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 gyro stabilized to ensure a […]

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

CycleTreks: Questions we get asked about cycling in Victoria, BC

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I have had the pleasure of working for CycleTreks over the last few months, and have realized there are quite few common questions we get from our lovely customers. This post was created to address some of these questions and provide some insight from the point of view of a staff member.

Should I be worried about being a cyclist on the road in Victoria?

Not at all! Victoria is the cycling capital of Canada, and drivers here are very accommodating and aware of cyclists. Most of the city is marked with bike lanes […]

By | August 2nd, 2014|Cycling, Vancouver Island, Victoria|0 Comments

Reel Obsession Sportfishing

Reel Obsession Sport Fishing Charters, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Reel Obsession Sport Fishing Charters offers year-round, world-class, fully-guided BC salmon and halibut sport fishing charters on Vancouver Island on the west coast of British Columbia. Reel Obsession fishes Zeballos, Nootka Sound, Esperanza Inlet and Victoria, offering a variety of charter fishing packages, and they are quite flexible in customizing your charter fishing experience to suit your needs.

Relax at their West Coast Lodge & Resort. Join them for an amazing Canadian fishing trip at their resort in beautiful Zeballos BC. At their lodge you’ll be treated […]