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Great Places To Eat In Victoria

By |2020-03-12T23:31:21+00:00March 12th, 2020|Buying a Property, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria, Victoria Real Estate Market|

Victoria has tons of options when it comes to places to grab a bite of food in the easily walk-able downtown core catering to every budget and palette There's everything from upscale restaurants overlooking the mountains

Vancouver Island Hiking Trails To Explore

By |2020-03-05T21:38:37+00:00March 5th, 2020|Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

With the clocks springing forward this weekend and the promise of warmer weather just around the corner, now is the perfect time to begin planning outdoor activities that make the most of our cherished spring

3 Local Vancouver Island Magazines

By |2020-02-27T22:23:53+00:00February 27th, 2020|Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

It's one of life's simple pleasures to flip through a good magazine while you're waiting for an appointment at the hair salon, or to board a flight, or just hanging out on the couch on

Hidden Gems In and Around Victoria

By |2020-01-30T22:05:42+00:00January 30th, 2020|Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

You've probably already heard of Victoria's well known and much loved attractions, from Beacon Hill Park's friendly peacocks, to Dallas Road's panoramic views of the Olympic mountains, to the quaint and colorful houseboat community at

A Brief History of Victoria

By |2019-11-07T23:56:25+00:00October 24th, 2019|Buying a Property, Cultural Events, Enjoying Your Home, Historical Vancouver Island, Investing in Real Estate, Lifestyle, Listing Your Home, REALTOR®, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria, Victoria Real Estate Market|

Over at Pemberton Holmes, we love Victoria. Known not only for it's beauty, year-round indoor and outdoor activities, and some of the worlds friendliest people - we also have a storied history. Read on to

Holiday Happenings 2018 – Duncan North!

By |2018-12-28T00:14:59+00:00December 12th, 2018|Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|

As you know, we are not just all about real estate at Pemberton Holmes - we are big into community too.  Being a part of Vancouver Island history is a big part of our identity,

Holiday Happenings 2018 – Greater Victoria

By |2018-12-28T00:10:59+00:00December 6th, 2018|Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Victoria|

Here at Pemberton Holmes, we are usually talking about real estate in Victoria.  Buying, selling, what the market is doing, and what else can we do to serve our clients?  As members of the Greater

Unique Things to Do in Victoria, BC – Part 1

By |2018-12-28T00:05:07+00:00November 16th, 2018|Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

We aren’t just about real estate in Victoria and Vancouver Island, sometimes we get some down-time, and want to do something unique for date night, hanging with our friends, or  for family fun day.  

Come To The Comox Valley

By |2018-12-07T18:58:04+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|

If you’ve never visited the Comox Valley then what on earth are you waiting for? People of all ages can enjoy themselves in this up-and-coming area, from the shopping and easy pace of living to