Culture Trip: The Lekwammen People of Victoria

Long before colonists settled in what later became British Columbia, the land on which residences and museums now stand was Lekwammen territory. Also called Lekwungen, these people are represented by the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations today. The First Nations were a diverse group of extended families who spoke a common North Straits Salish…

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The 5 Best Cycling Trails in Vancouver

One of the best ways to explore Vancouver’s natural beauty is by cycling. Here are five of our favourite Vancouver cycling trails, along with their distance, difficulty, and proximity to local attractions. These trails are easily accessed through a Victoria to Vancouver ferry and are ideal for the active, adventurous traveller.

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