This lovely old house is located just inside the gates of Victoria's poshest neighbourhood, the Uplands. It was built in 1929 and listed last year for $1,595,000. Wow. The giant garry oak and it's shadow cast along the sunlit wall are free for all passing by to enjoy. - 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!