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Where to Eat Victoria

Victoria Picnics: 5 Perfect Spots to Spread the Blanket in BC’s Capital

Victoria Picnic

Victoria picnic spots: discover the location of this gorgeous scene (Photo: Nutch Bicer)

Victoria picnics are a thing of beauty. In the City of Gardens, spring arrives early, winter blows in late, and picturesque landscapes are found around every corner. If you’re looking for an ideal spot to spread the blanket for the perfect Victoria picnic, we have five unbeatable locales that will turn your outdoor meal into a memorable feast.

See the top five Victoria picnic spots »

Mother’s Day in Victoria: 7 Amazing Things to Do That Will Please Any Mom

Mothers Day Victoria

Mother’s Day in Victoria can be spent here, at the magnificent Butchart Gardens (Photo: paulhami)

Mother’s Day in Victoria is perfectly timed: the gardens are blooming, the sun is shining and the city is buzzing. But what to do with your mom? Skip the predictable and choose something from our list of top picks for an charming and unforgettable Mother’s Day in Victoria.

See the list of 7 amazing things to do on Mother’s Day in Victoria »


Best Restaurants in Canada to Open in 2012

Best Restaurants in Canada—Vancouver

The Vancouver pick on our list of the best restaurants in Canada to open last year (Photo: KK Law)

Where magazine’s Best Restaurants in Canada is an annual award program that celebrates the top dining establishments to open in the past year. Recognizing some of the best restaurants in Canada from coast to coast, this award serves as the highest recommendation from the editors of Where. One amazing eatery from each of the Where regions is highlighted below in the Best Restaurants in Canada 2012 list—Calgary, Canadian Rockies, Edmonton, Halifax, Muskoka-Parry Sound, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria and Winnipeg. From classic comfort foods to refined fusion fare, this year’s selection offers a range of cuisines that’s as diverse as the regions they come from.

See Where’s picks for the best restaurants in Canada to open in 2012 » 

The Best Victoria Beer: A Beer-Lover’s Guide to Victoria’s Top Brewpubs and Beer Tastings

Victoria Beer

Victoria Beer: a set of pints served up at Canoe Brewpub (Photo: sashafatcat)

Think Victoria is best known for its afternoon tea? Think again! For the last decade, the Victoria beer scene has been expanding at a exponential rate. The burgeoning craft brewing industry has been earning rave reviews across North America, blending the finest traditional practices with local recipes and seasonal ingredients. For all lovers of beer, Victoria has become a destination city—so much so that we decided to compile a guide to the greatest ways to sample Victoria’s best beer.

 See our guide to the best beer in Victoria »