This is probably the iconic view of Victoria and one that travels to every part of the world in the countless photos taken by visitors to the city every year. It's no wonder - it's a view with a lot to interest the eye and on a warm sunny evening like this, locals as well as tourists enjoy a stroll.
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!