May 2014

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The Craigdarroch Castle - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jayscratch/4559727260Victoria is known for many things from amazing churches to castles. The awe-inspiring architecture of the city is seen through the many historic landmarks and buildings. Here's an introduction to a couple of the top castles to visit in Victoria.

Craigdarroch Castle Historic House Museum - 1050 Joan Crescent, Victoria

This specific castle was built by Robert Dunsmuir, a wealthy coal tycoon. The Craigdarroch Castle provides a beautiful example of Victoria architecture with stained-glass windows, beautiful antiques and plenty of woodwork.

After climbing 87 steps to the Tower, you will be able to see Victoria from one of the best views in the area. The grand oak staircase is just one of the many beautiful and unique features of this specific castle.

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KayakingDiscovering the outdoor beauty of the Victoria area isn't hard to do. This area in British Columbia is full of great outdoor activities perfect for year-round fun. Whether you want to enjoy ziplining, diving, cycling, hiking or even kayaking, you'll find it here.

Kayaking, Canoeing and More!

Within the Victoria area, you will find a number of places offering kayaking, canoeing and other types of paddle sports. Ocean River Sports & Adventures is one of those spots and one of the best not only in Victoria, but also in all of North America. This shop provides all the equipment you will need, along with tours and instruction. They specialize in guided kayak and hiking tours throughout the area.

Whale Tours and Fishing Charters

Another popular outdoor

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