Posts Tagged ‘local’

Chateau Victoria Receives Certificate of Recognition for Health and Safety

Earlier this year, the Chateau Victoria Hotel and Suites was pleased to receive the Certificate of Recognition (COR) certification from go2, a BC tourism human resource association responsible for coordinating the BC Tourism Labour Market Strategy. COR is a voluntary “best practice” program that enhances an organization’s health and safety program. The goal is to […]

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Best Golf Courses – What’s Your Golfing Pleasure?

With Victoria’s scenic natural beauty and mild year-round climate, we are a popular destination for golfers. If this is your first time golfing in Victoria, I recommend a visit to our friends at Golf Central. They have connections to all the Victoria golf courses, set you up with clubs and carts, and even provide transportation […]

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When You Shop, Do You Shop Local?

I don’t know about you, but when I travel, one of my favourite things to do is discover fun and unique shops, restaurants, and businesses in the area. It really gives me a feel for what living in that community might be like. In Victoria, we have a local volunteer initiative called Shop Local Victoria. […]

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Best Coffee Shops – Moka House and Mirage Coffee

When you’re visiting Victoria, along with great accommodation (of course Chateau Victoria is my favourite) many people ask me where they can go for a cup of coffee with a great atmosphere. To find a good cup a coffee in Victoria, you don’t have to go far. Moka House Coffee, located at 345 Cook Street […]

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