Victoria, British Columbia, is the city of hanging flower baskets. It is simply gorgeous and not to be missed. It is highly recommend to visit the Butchart Gardens for stunning floralscapes.
From the Victoria Travel Guide
So on our trip we stayed in places a lot nicer for less money. I found the setup of the hotel a bit strange. We also asked for a double room and were given a room with two double beds. Being a Travel Lodge it had everything you could need. For the price of the room breakfast could have been thrown in. Overall our experience was fine. ... more
I'm planning 2 spend 6 days on Vancouver Island in a couple of weeks. Just need some advice really of things 2 do / best places 2 visit and info on transport etc. Thinking of using Victoria as a base. Any advice would be great! ...