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BC Youth Week 2018 Events

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BC Youth Week returns May 1-7, 2018 with events happening all around the province. – for youth, by youth! One of BC Youth Week’s goals is to encourage youth to take an active role in their education, recreation, and personal development.

Island Gourmet Trails: Comox Valley Culinary Tours

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Disclosure: Review — This is not a paid post. Our tour was compliments of Island Gourmet Trails & Tourism Vancouver Island. Views are my own. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

On a typical grey day in early May I spent an afternoon touring three wineries, a bistro, and a chocolate shop in the Comox Valley with a media group as we sampled delicious treats from some of the region’s best local producers. The trip was hosted by Tourism Vancouver Island and when we reached Courtenay […]

Dine Around Comox Valley 2013

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Disclosure: Review — My quick trip to Courtenay & Comox was compliments of the Vancouver Island Visitors Centre along with my Dine Around dishes. I was not paid to write this post and views are my own. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

Vancouver Island’s Comox Valley is hosting Dine Around for the next few weeks, offering up set price, multi-course menus at over 20 restaurants. They hosted a group of media this week and I was one of the lucky diners who got to sample dishes from a handful of the participating venues. Restaurants Dine Around restaurants […]

Old House Restaurant in Courtenay

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The following photo essay was experienced and contributed by John Biehler exclusively for After a day of travelling around the Comox Valley, we headed to the Old House Restaurant, which is the namesake of the hotel & spa we were staying at. Built in 1938 by the Kirk Family, who lived in the house […]