Abbondanza

The quiet town of Ucluelet is dishing up some phenomenal pizza. Abbondanza opened recently and has the town a buzz with their creations. They are a family run restaurant and the hours vary. Make sure you check their website or their Facebook page for their current hours of operation. The menu is simple. The pizza dough is one of…

Read More

Long Beach Lodge Resort

I have been to Tofino quite a few times now. We haven’t really been back to the same place twice yet. I stayed at Long Beach Lodge Resort recently and I know that I will definitely be back. My husband and I both agreed that it was our most comfortable Tofino stay to date. The…

Read More

The Pointe Restaurant

I had the most amazing brunch at The Pointe Restaurant in the Wickaninnish Inn. The Wick is one of Tofino’s most popular and well known resorts. It’s views are unbeatable and the food is some of the best you will have in Tofino. The Wickaninnish Inn is located right on Chesterman Beach with some of…

Read More

Ucluelet photo diary (October 2016)

On my most recent Vancouver Island get away, I stayed at Middle Beach Lodge in Tofino. I spent some time in Ucluelet aka Ukee as well. I last visited six months ago and have a more detailed photo diary here. It rained for a lot of this trip so I didn’t make as many trips to…

Read More

Tofino photo diary (October 2016)

Tofino has always been popular among tourists. You would notice lots of licence plates from Washington, Alberta and Quebec, when traveling through. As of late, I have noticed more people from BC visiting Tofino. With a low Canadian dollar and a shift in tourism, more BC residents are interested in exploring their own province. Tofino…

Read More

Middle Beach Lodge

I recently stayed at Middle Beach Lodge in Tofino. If you know me, you know that I try and go to Tofino as often as possible. I hadn’t been to Middle Beach Lodge before and was excited to check out this popular lodge resort. They offer many types of accommodations such as lodge suites, attached…

Read More

Tofino photo diary (April 2016)

Tofino is a place I go to relax, recharge and reset myself. It’s true what they say about “island time” as I do feel like time slows down a little when I am here and my pace is slower. I tend to have a busy mind and there is something about Tofino that allows my…

Read More

Wolf in the Fog

Wolf in the Fog is easily one of the most popular places to dine in Tofino. It has only been open since late 2014 but they instantly created a huge buzz in the Tofino food scene. Their quick reputation lead them to be nominated as the Canada’s best new restaurant in 2014 (by Air Canda…

Read More

Rhino Coffee House

Rhino Coffee House is located in downtown Tofino. They are open til 4pm and serve breakfast & lunch all day. I was headed out to do the Schooner Cove trail so I wanted something filling. We got some sandwiches as pictured above. The BBQ chicken was on a pillowy brioche bun with red onions, tomatoes,…

Read More

Tofino Brewing Company

When in Tofino you must try some of the locally made beer at the Tofino Brewing Company. They use Pacific Northwest hops to make their small batch brews. Many of the local restaurants use their beer. I have seen their offerings in establishments in the Lower Mainland too. The brewery has a very open concept…

Read More