The famous surf town comes together to deal with the tensions of safety and tourism.
Here’s how to journey through the verdant peninsula.
If, in the world of wine, terroir is everything, then the Cowichan Valley is doing well.
The country’s finest craft spirit is being made on Vancouver Island at Sheringham Distillery.
This is the kind of place where Bacchus, the Roman God of Wine, would go to relax.
These new travel itineraries are tailor-made for adventure-seeking craft beer enthusiasts.
There is a difference between growing tea and making tea—Westholme Tea Farm accomplishes both.
One could easily zip past the twin Vancouver Island towns of Parksville and Qualicum Beach without ever realizing they’re there. Yet, lined by the Salish Sea and enveloped in Coastal Douglas firs, it only takes one visit to understand why many find solace in these two tucked-away communities.
“In Salt We Trust”—Vancouver Island Salt Co.’s slogan. Tattooed in two-inch-high negative block letters against a thick black band, it boldly encircles Andrew Shepherd’s left bicep.