Travel Blogs from Victoria
On Jan 3, 2014 at 12:00 we left Victoria, BC on the Anacortes ferry. The custom guy was a bit cranky with us. He must of had razors in his cereal for breakfast.The day was sunny but cold. There was no food on this ferry because apparently the contract expired and was not renewed. A long 3 hour trip. I was depending on having food on the ferry but that didn't happen but I did manage to pull a piece of bread out of the refrigerator. After 2.5 hours once we got off the ferry ...
... straight for Jasper to get some gas and was greeted by more wildlife, right in the middle of town. There were four elk strolling across the road to nibble on the shrubs in someones yard. I stayed in my car to take my photos, but there was a guy that thought it would be a good idea to get really close and taunt them for a better picture... he almost got head-butt and one of them charged at him. There's a reason the first thing they tell you ...
... book tales and much more. It is amazing how many little figurines were at this place and how they could make each scene so realistic. Mom and I liked the place so much that we walked through the World twice. One time I took tons of pictures/videos and another to just walk through the place and take it all in. One of my favourite scenes was of the ...
... morning I began my day of hours of walking, with the James Bay houses tour, which finished about midday. A university student on summer holidays with an obvious passion for the subject was a great way to appreciate the historic houses of the area. I learnt all about architectural detailing, and styles specific to the area, such as the Queen Anne and Arts and Crafts. The wooden detailing was beautiful, and in this climate and location, incredibly high maintenance. ...
... propeller aircraft. All the saftey info was in English then in French which felt a bit gimmicky. And long. It was a nice view checking out the islands in the straight between the two airports. Of the two flights to Montreal tonight I'm on the one that isn't delayed. Whew. In this airport I munched on pretty **** Chinese and started watching The Five Year Engagement, a romantic comedy about a very long engagement. When does my sister plan on ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Shamrock Suites Victoria
Other places to stay in Victoria
James Bay, Victoria | 4 star hotelfrom $181
- Hotel Grand Pacific best location
- Great Hotel
- Best hotel in Victoria
Downtown, Victoria | 4 star hotelfrom $197
- No Tell Hotel
- Empress does not care about clients
- What a grand hotel.
Downtown, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $223
- Enjoyed our stay at the Executive House
- Peak time is the time to avoid this hotel
- Lovely Hotel!
James Bay, Victoria | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Romantic getawaway
- "Very nice indeed"
- Fine Hotel, highly recommended
Downtown, Victoria | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Nice location
- Thumbs Up!!
Downtown, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $139
- What a great hotel for the money!
- Great Service!
- Not bad but expected better
James Bay, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- Great location, big room, no air conditioning
- Great Stay at Harbour Towers
- Not too bad....
James Bay, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $62
- A budget hotel at quality hotel prices
- Fantastic location and close to all attractions
- OK Room but GREAT location
James Bay, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $155
- Good value but GREAT service
- What a treat!
- Excellent place to stay
James Bay, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $139
- Great rooms & lovely view
- Very nice
- Enjoyed Coast Victoria Harbourside
Downtown, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Wouldn't go back
- We loved the Carlton Plaza!
- Great price, great beds, great location!
Burnside, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $115
Fernwood, Victoria | 4 star hotelfrom $167
- Great Property - Spotty Service
- You must stay here! Awesome hotel!
- Wonderfull resort ! Magnifique !
James Bay, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Burnside, Victoria | 2 star hotelfrom $74
James Bay, Victoria | 4 star hotelfrom $174
- Nice Hotel
- You can do a lot better off season
- The usual GREAT Best Western experience !
3366 Douglas Street, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $82
- Loved it!
- HATED IT!!!
- Great Place to Stay
James Bay, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $116
Burnside, Victoria | 2 star hotelfrom $66
- Jewel in the Crown,in Victoria.
- Loved Victoria Hojo
- Christmas Tour 2004
Burnside, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $107
Rockland, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $105
Downtown, Victoria | 2 star hotelfrom $91
Downtown, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $172
Downtown, Victoria | 2 star hotelfrom $83
- Great price, free parking, great location
- Standard motel accomodations
- Great place to stay
Downtown, Victoria | 3 star hotelfrom $71
- It was Ok......
- It is old and smells