Tag Archives: Juan de Fuca

Victoria – Gonzales Hill

The view from Gonzales Hill     The Gonzales Observatory, and the wide view from the hill The two images above are linked to much larger versions…

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Victoria – Chinese Cemetery

In 1903 the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association purchased 3.5 acres of land at Harling Point and established the Chinese Cemetery. The cemetery was traditionally  used as a temporary repose before final interment in China, a pattern which reflected the desires … Continue reading

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Harling Point

A view of the Olympics and Juan de Fuca Strait at Harling Point, Oak Bay.

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Gonzales Hill

Two views from the top of Gonzales Hill, in Victoria. Both images are linked to larger versions that are 2000 pixels wide. You can view a 10,000 pixel wide version here.   And you can view a 4,800 pixel wide … Continue reading

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Dallas Road – a failing infrastructure

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China Beach

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