Lifestyle

Visit Duncan, City of Totems

By |2019-02-19T21:18:59+00:00January 10th, 2019|Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|

About Duncan Beautiful Duncan, the City of Totems, is located in the Cowichan Valley about halfway between Victoria approximately 50 kilometers to the south, and Nanaimo 50 kilometers or so to the north.  The Duncan

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.  

Explore Quaint Qualicum Beach!

By |2018-12-07T19:33:22+00:00September 21st, 2018|Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|

We hope you caught our Come Play In Parksville post last month and started thinking about how wonderful it would be to visit – or maybe even live – there. This month, we're heading slightly up

Come Play in Parksville!

By |2018-12-07T19:16:52+00:00August 15th, 2018|Cultural Events, Enjoying Your Home, Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|

The City of Parksville is a wonderful place to raise a family, retire or simply have up your sleeve as a vacation spot. This spectacular seaside community is known for its long sandy beaches, annual events

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

What’s Happening on Salt Spring Island?

By |2018-06-20T17:35:05+00:00June 15th, 2018|Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|

Did you know Salt Spring Island has been a hot vacation spot for years? If you didn’t, it might be time to plan a trip to the gorgeous island. Located in the Salish Sea between Vancouver

6 Benefits of Living by the Ocean

By |2018-05-31T20:59:24+00:00September 12th, 2017|Buying a Property, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

Living on the Island, it’s easy to take the ocean for granted. With over 3,400 kms of coastline,  most of us see it every day and don’t think twice. But besides being amazingly beautiful, did