Victoria has been buffeted by some pretty big windstorms of late and yesterday was no exception. This was taken by Oak Bay Marina where I quickly got out of the car and even more quickly got soaked by the wind blown spray. - Fern
Situated on the far west coast of Canada, on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria is the capital city of the Province of British Columbia. Its benign climate (the warmest winters in Canada) and placid lifestyle make it a favorite retirement location as well as a popular tourist destination. About 400,000 people live in Victoria and adjacent communities. Click the photos to see them larger!