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Weekend Getaway in Vancouver

Wondering where to stay, eat, shop, and more after taking a trip on a luxury V2V ferry from Victoria to Vancouver? Take a look at these suggestions for your next weekend getaway. Stay Active travellers will enjoy a stay at the L’Hermitage Hotel , which showcases with a 15-metre saltwater lap pool and complimentary bike…

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5 Great Brunch Spots in Victoria

Daily cruises between Victoria and Vancouver on the V2V Empress place passengers in a perfect position to enjoy fantastic and local cuisine. The brunch culture in Victoria has produced a thriving ecosystem of delightful restaurants. Find everything from a plate of pancakes to sumptuous cuisine at these five places from the ranks of Victoria’s brunch…

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5 Breweries to Visit on a Trip to Vancouver

If you’re planning a journey from Victoria to Vancouver (or vice versa) why not do it in style? The luxurious 242-seat V2V Empress has scheduled daily departures between Victoria and Vancouver. And whether you’re just about to head off for a trip to Victoria, or you’re planning to spend the weekend in Vancouver, these five…

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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 language. When…

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The 5 Best Cycling Trails in Greater Vancouver

One of the best ways to explore Greater Vancouver’s natural beauty is by cycling. Here are five of our favourite cycling trails near the City of Vancouver, 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…

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