Victoria, British Columbia

I took a short trip to Victoria, B.C. with a dear friend to celebrate our fall birthdays.  The weather was fabulous, the warmest temps of the year – around 80 degrees.  We visited Butchart Gardens and took lots of pictures of one of the most beautiful gardens in the world.

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DSC01252 Butchart Gardens (2)     DSC01255 C (2)

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Here are a few pictures of Victoria.

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The Empress Hotel

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John Lennon’s Rolls Royce is on display here!

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We had to check out the Miniature Museum too.  Very fun!

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And no trip to Victoria is complete without tea at the Empress.

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DSC01364 C Joanne & Gracia (2)    Happy Birthday, Dear Friend!

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Gracia's Travels is a photo blog. I always take too many pictures on trips so I justify my compulsion with this blog! The blog is mostly photos - they tell the best part of the story. Please contact me if you would like to use any of my photos.
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