Sport Tourism: A New Sport Tourism Association, a Training Centre for Rugby Canada and...

A new sport-tourism organization has been formed with the goal of strengthening the region’s competitive edge and growing this economic sector. The Greater Victoria...

The Changing Face of Tourism

What does it mean to be a city? Should it be measured by its boundaries, gardens or history? What about its climate or its...

Victoria's Rob Kettner Wins Canadian Barista Championship

Victoria barista Rob Kettner is the winner of the 2010 Canadian Barista Championship, held in Toronto at the Canadian Coffee & Tea Show in...

DoubleTree Employee Lends Helping Hand (and His Golf Clubs) to Make Customer Happy

Francois Courbon of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel is the latest recipient of the Victoria Hospitality Award, which recognizes those in the local hospitality...

Five Minutes with Mark Collins, New CEO of BC Ferries

Mark Collins is not a new face at BC Ferries. When it was announced he was taking over from Mike Corrigan as CEO and...

How to Design a Workplace that Works

A lot of people spend more of their waking hours at their workplaces than at home, yet most offices just aren’t the sort of venues...

Drivers Wanted for the 24 Hours of Le Mans at Victoria Porsche Centre

Drivers, start your engines! Porsche Centre Victoria will present the 24 hours of Le Mans from Saturday, June 13th at 6:00 a.m. to Sunday...

Is a Film Studio In the CRD Just a Fantasy?

"We''re ever hopeful" is how Kathleen Gilbert describes the outlook on having a film studio set up on the South Island. As commissioner of...

Growing Coffee Culture Gives Victoria a Caffeinated Boost

If you want to learn about coffee in Victoria,  Sam Jones, founder of 2% Jazz, is a key person to talk to. Jones has...

New Owners And New Vision For Mount Washington

Last November, Utah-based Pacific Group Resorts Inc. (PGRI) signed a deal two years in the making to purchase Mount Washington Alpine Resort. Fans of...