Victoria : Vancouver Island – Royal BC Museum

The second destination of the day was the Royal BC Museum.  (Part one is here) I have only been here once in my life and that was a social studies field trip I was force to go when I was 15.   I hated it… I thought it was boring and I couldn’t wait to go on free… Continue reading Victoria : Vancouver Island – Royal BC Museum

Victoria : Vancouver Island – Ferry Tips & Beacon Hill Park

Transit: From Vancouver -Bus 620 is the express bus and it comes about once every hour (bus schedule).  At the Swartz Bay terminal, take Bus 70 or 72 to downtown Victoria.  The bus comes about once every 30 minutes and the entire ride is almost 1 hour long. Despite being relatively close, I haven’t been… Continue reading Victoria : Vancouver Island – Ferry Tips & Beacon Hill Park

Vancouver : Paint Night

If you ask tourists what they like about Vancouver, one of the answer would probably be the scenic beauty, which is true but it is hard to enjoy it when it is pouring rain out.  When Vancouver becomes Raincouver, it is time to look indoors for a night of fun activities. One of the activities I wanted… Continue reading Vancouver : Paint Night

Vancouver : Vancouver Art Gallery

There is officially something to do on Tuesdays nights!  Vancouver is an expensive city and it often costs more than $20 to do anything.  On the bright side, there are days when entry to some things are by donation – like the Vancouver Art Gallery! The art gallery normally costs $24.00 per person but on… Continue reading Vancouver : Vancouver Art Gallery