Super 8 Saanichton/Victoria Airport
Travel Blogs from Saanichton
Woke up sad. We have to leave Riverside Cottage today :( The weather was quite misty but came sunny mid morning. Had a shower and heard the dogs barking when I was getting changed so I looked out the window. The bear was swimming across the river! Called the kids to have a look and grab the cameras. Brenda was out in the yard too and told us that …
The Basic Idea
- We want to live and travel for up to 6 months in a warm climate during the winter months.
- We want to return to Victoria for Xmas and the summer months ( April - Oct), to be with family and friends and to work and maintain our Canadian benefits.
- We do not want to ...
I had so looked forward to seeing this garden and I was not disappointed. In fact, I was simply awed by its beauty. To give you some history, there used to be a limestone quarry on the place and when they stopped working the quarry, the wife of the owner decided that she was going to plant a garden in this big hole. That part of the garden is called the Sunken Garden and words simply do not describe its beauty. They have also added a Rose Garden, ...
... any better. Since it was a holiday in BC we were concerned about finding a campground that night so we plugged an Information Center into the GPS. We never did find that Information Center. There were a couple of little towns along the way that looked interesting to stop and see. They were but we had a heck of a time finding what we wanted to see. We missed a second Information Center, did not see it until we were leaving. ...
... art gallery with more than 40 wall sized murals painted on the sides of several buildings. The tourist information we received said that the town’s population is about 4000 people and the murals attract over 100.000 tourists to the area. It's a good thing since besides tourism the town's only other industry is lumber. A large portion of Chemainus' waterfront is used ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed