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The best source for an insider’s view, our blog offers exciting news, stories, and opinions directly from passionate (and sometimes quirky) locals who are eager to share Greater Victoria with the world. Uncover hidden gems, tucked away restaurants, fun activities, and our favourite festivals. Plus discover trip planning tips, curated lists, and so much more to help you get to know the Garden City and make the most of your visit. Welcome to One-of-a-kindland.

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10 things to do in Victoria this June

Kick off your summer on the right foot with Greater Victoria’s festival season in full effect. From music and tea to markets and sports, June is jam-packed with activities for every type of traveller and explorer.

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Destination Greater Victoria is honoured to be based on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples of the Songhees Nation and the Esquimalt Nation, whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.