Category Archives for "Vancouver Coast and Mountains"

Butchart Sunken Garden in Autumn
Sep 21

Where to Find Jaw Dropping Autumn Foliage in Victoria and Vancouver

By Scott McDonald | Parks and Walking , Vancouver Coast and Mountains , Vancouver Island

Autumn Foliage hotspots near Victoria, BC: As the warm summer evenings of Vancouver Island and the BC mainland inevitably give way to the cool and often downright frosty nights of autumn in British Columbia, the leaves of broad leaf maple, oak, poplar, dogwood, liquidambar, alder, and various ornamentals turn from their various shades of green […]

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Across the pond at Nitobe Memorial Garden.
Aug 27

Nitobe Memorial Garden

By Scott McDonald | Cultural Garden , Display Garden , GardensBC-Member , Japanese Garden , Parks and Walking , Vancouver Coast and Mountains

Nitobe Memorial Garden Nitobe is a place of reflection, where each step reveals a new harmony, the garden is designed to suggest a span of time – a day, a week or a lifetime – with a beginning, choice of paths, and ending. Nitobe Memorial Gardens is a traditional Japanese Tea and Stroll Garden ranked […]

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