Our region guides provide local perspective and insight into the Islands' many regions with insider details on what to eat, drink, see and do.
"I accidentally stabbed my face with my vanilla soft serve when the ship's horn blew through Active Pass...'
"I'm not at all prepared for when The Big One strikes. I have two packets of instant ramen and half a bottle of Chardonnay..."
"One of my life goals is to travel the Inside Passage from Victoria all the way north to Skagway and then back again..."
"You know, sometimes the territorial acknowledgement feels a little rushed and insincere, but that was a really good one..."
At Victoria restaurants Hanks and Nowhere, music is on the menu whether you like it or not. Just pull up a seat and listen...
The new seafood-focused restaurant from the chefs that gave us Hanks is now open at 1001 Douglas Street.
The team behind one of Victoria's best restaurants has a new project in the works. Take a look inside 'Nowhere'.
The new, smartly-designed restaurant, cheffed by Sam Harris, opens this week in the lobby of the Magnolia Hotel & Spa.
"I'm thinking about buying a cold sixpack of Hermann's on my break. Want to split it in the shade at the Whale Wall after work?"
"There's definitely an argument to be made for the Pirate Pak being the most emblematic, iconic meal in British Columbia..."
"I was actually honestly thinking about getting a Delica until I realised I'd have to learn how to drive and parallel park all over again..."
Backed by axes in a hard hat and some bush stubble, the guy on the label was a mystery to us so we tried to find out who he was...
The teams behind Tacofino and Cafe Medina have joined forces with Abdallah El Chami to create this Middle Eastern restaurant concept.
"The bar in Esquimalt was loaded up with freshly paid pongos last night and things nearly got out of hand..."
"I woke up and found that both my bikes' tires were shot. I must have run over some junkie gems on the way home last night..."
"The best way to see the damage done by MacBlo is from the air..."
"Wok With Yan was probably the only person who could out-pun my dad..."
"Dude, you won't believe this but another severed foot just washed up in the Salish Sea..."
"Of course the Pineapple Express rolls into town on the one day I forget to bring my umbrella..."
"I heard The Captain lost 100 hundred pounds and found God..."