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Victoria Dining Guide

Victoria Dining Guide

Wondering where to dine in Victoria? I LOVE trying new restaurants, and I've been compiling my BIG list of favourite eateries for more than a decade. Click the fork-and-spoon image to read my Victoria Dining Guide.

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Become a Friend of the Empress Hotel for Year-Round Discounts in Victoria, BC

SCRIMP WITH FRIENDS OF THE EMPRESS DISCOUNTS AND SPLURGE ON SOME OF VICTORIA’S BEST DINING, SPA SERVICES, AND MORE

How much would you expect to pay to join a club that gives you year-round discounts of 10% to 20% on some of Victoria’s best hotel rooms, spa and hair-salon services, . . . → Click to read full blog

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How to Get a Cheap Hotel Room on Priceline Your Very First Time

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If you have yet to book a bargain hotel room through Priceline.com, fear no more. I’m here to walk you through it. I realize that Priceline’s TV ads starring bloated, self-parodying actor William Shatner aren’t exactly confidence inspiring. (Can you believe a Facebook group is lobbying . . . → Click to read full blog

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Priceless Secrets for Booking a Cheap Vancouver Hotel

SCRIMP>>I am the lucky holder of two tickets to Cirque de Soleil’s performance of Kooza in Vancouver in July. Excited as I am to see the acrobatic extravaganza, I know the cost of the show is just the beginning of a flagrant wallet pillaging in Vancouver. As every islander knows, . . . → Click to read full blog

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