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Cowichan Bay Slow Food Region

Cowichan Bay is a tiny town on the eastern coast of Vancouver Island. With only about 3,000 residents, it would be surprising that anyone who isn’t from the area should know its name; but they do. Foodies from not just Vancouver Island, but internationally have heard of, and flock to, Cowichan Bay. Why?

Artisan Food Products

To many, the whole “artisanal movement” may seem like a passing fad. Maybe they’re even holding their breath for the day they can say “good riddance” to what, on the surface, appears to be either a hippy or hipster (it’s tough to say) movement. However, when you take a deeper look at what it really all means, there’s a lot to love! Just take a peek at the definition:
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Christmas seems to sneak up a little bit earlier every year. November 1st? Get those Christmas lights out, it’s just under 2 MONTHS away! Now, with Christmas just a few days out, those of us who still find ourselves muttering, “Bah humbug”.

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Tour the Parliament Buildings

Victoria has more whale watching boats leave their harbour than any other place on Vancouver Island. The reason is three fold: One, there are more tourists here than any other Vancouver Island destination. Two, the areas around Victoria..

10 Things to Revive your Holiday Spirit

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Tomorrow is forecast to be Much Cooler than today.
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Rain showers in the morning becoming a steady light rain in the afternoon. High 9C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 80%.