James Bay Victoria BC Canada
1. Location is everything – rich in history & quaint friendly character neighbourhoods, all within easy access to James Bay Village, green spaces, Parliament buildings, the Inner Harbour, Beacon Hill Park & downtown areas, with horse drawn carriages and waterfront walkways, it’s a great place to be:-)
2. Live like a tourist in your own town – living in James Bay within an easy stroll to Dallas Rd. with it’s parks, ponds & seaside, as well as activities like urban hiking, beach combing & people watching at the Breakwater & Ogden Point Cruise ship terminals, makes it a fun location. Plus it gets top marks for walk-ability / bike-ability with it’s generally flat lay of the land, making for easy & endless exploration here:-)
3. Foodie or Gourmet ~ enjoy the numerous local delights here – try the local restaurants, coffee shops and food trucks around the neighbourhood, like the Blue Crab, O Cafe & Bistro, Floyd’s Diner, Nourish Kitchen & Cafe, The James Bay Inn Restaurant, Santiago’s Cafe & Tapas Bar, the Bent Mast, Steamship Grill, Barb’s Fish & Chips at Fisherman’s Wharf and so many more – it’s a splendid culinary adventure everytime:-)
If lifestyle is everything and you want the Victoria experience, then picturesque James Bay will surely be at the top of your list.
Ivan Delano lives and loves Victoria, he found the love of his life and raised a family here.