|Victoria, British Columbia - Page 5|
|Victoria harbour at night, Capital building in background. This city has the warmest average temperature in Canada!|
|High Tea at the Empress Hotel in Victoria. Very civilized!|
|Henry, Nancy, Belle & Dean. Our last formal dinner aboard the m/s Oosterdam|
|The stern of our ship - backed to within 10' of the parking lot in Victoria.|
|Victoria was our final port of call before returning to Seattle. We docked at 7 AM, had breakfast (our final meal) at 8 and dissembarked by 10 AM.
By noon, the ship was taking on passengers for the next cruise - and feeding them lunch on board. They don't miss a beat. Most of the crew (from Indonesia and the Philippines) works a full year without any days off - guess they don't have to worry about stealing any US jobs!
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|We only spent one evening in Victoria. It appeared to be a lovely town with pretty old buildings and many flowers.
I guess, especially among Canadians, it's a popular honeymoon destination, also because of its temperate climate a good retirement spot as well. Which leads to the local saying,