Victoria, British Columbia

Victoria, British Columbia

A few weekends ago, I had an impromptu girls trip with my sister and best friend. We spent the weekend between Victoria and Vancouver and while I’ve been to Vancouver a handful of times – Victoria was a first for me.

Because it is the capital of British Columbia, I imagined that it was going to be a busy metropolitan city much like Vancouver. On the contrary, it felt small, quaint, and lacked that big city bustle – something that’s always nice to escape from when you’re on a vacation to relax and rejuvenate. We had a great time dining at the amazing restaurants, browsing all the unique boutiques, and taking in the fresh ocean air.

IMG_7768Our gorgeous but ancient hotel

IMG_7771This brunch spot was a little gem in Chinatown – so delicious!

IMG_7785The rustic and random interior

IMG_7780Mouthwatering Chorizo Benedict



IMG_7811A slightly windy lunch by the water

IMG_7816The best fish & chips I’ve ever had.




IMG_2282Heading out for dinner at Ferris’ Oyster Bar & Grill


IMG_7832Brunch at the Fairmont Empress Victoria