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Boating in the DeCourcy Island Group

09/09/12

    Starting our journey at Mermaid Cove – a small oceanfront resort in Yellow Point, only 20 minutes...

Charlaine Boat Ramp

07/11/12

  Charlaine Boat Ramp is in the heart of North Nanaimo’s residential neighbourhoods. It leads out into Hammond Bay...

Qualicum Beach Show ‘n Shine

07/11/12

  For the last 19 years, the Seaside Cruizers have put on an amazing 3 day event hosted by...

Morrell Nature Sanctuary

05/25/12

Webster Dictionary – definition of the noun sanctuary; “Sanctuary, a place set apart as a refuge.”Located in South Nanaimo...

Willys Jeep History

05/14/12

Although the history of the Willys Jeep is long and proud, here is an except about the model Jim...

Raise the Roof

04/03/12

Coast Realty Group Nanaimo recently announced we are making a three-year, $30,000 commitment to Habitat for Humanity Mid-Vancouver Island....

Surfing Vancouver Island

03/01/12

I’m sure you already knew that Vancouver Island boasts some of the best surfing in the world. Tofino, on...

Travel Blog Feedback

01/24/12

We’re getting some great feedback about Jim’s Nanaimo Travel Blog. Thanks for all of you following along…. The Willys...

BC Property Tax Assessment

01/09/12

It’s BC Property Tax Assessment Notice time again. You’ve probably just received your 2012 notice and might be wondering...