Tofino, Vancouver Island, Canada I have seen killer whales in the sound..

The waters that surround the Gulf and San Juan islands offer some of the most beautiful natural wonders in North America. And the chilly northern waters of the surrounding Pacific are a miraculous showcase of wildlife, with the orca whale being the star.

Fisgard Lighthouse. The first lighthouse on Canada's west coast is still in operation. Victoria, BC | by Brandon Godfrey, via Flickr

Fisgard Lighthouse, British Columbia, Canada, the first lighthouse on Canada's west coast and is still in operation

Fisgard Lighthouse, Victoria, BC

Fisgard Lighthouse at Fort Rodd Hill Historic Site in Victoria, British Columbia, by Carrie Cole on

Sunken Gardens, Butchart Gardens, Victoria, British Columbia. Looks like a bit of Heaven on Earth!!

Butchart Gardens Victoria BC Canada which is on Vancouver Island. The Ferryboats go between mainland and Island runs regularly daily. It is a beautiful ride and the Butchart Gardens are worth it. There are many more things interesting to see.

Victoria, B.C. Canada

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botanical beach, Vancouver Island. I've been here a couple of times <3 it !!!

If you are an early-riser, Port Renfrew/Botanical Beach tides are excellent this weekend for the perfect visit – BONUS driving guide attached

The inner harbor - Victoria, BC, Canada

The Inner Harbor On A Busy Summer Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Taylor S. Kennedy

Would love to go back and see the whales.... Prince of Whales in Victoria, BC!! Amazing trip.

A beautiful orca can tell by his fin standing straight up in the air!