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Duncan’s Whippletree Junction – a charming shopping enclave

One of the oldest and quirkiest little shopping enclaves on Vancouver Island is snugged up right alongside the Island Highway just south of Duncan. Whippletree Junction came in to being 47 years ago, the result of relocation of some of … Continue reading

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Downtown Nanaimo offers eclectic shopping and dining alternatives blended with a dash of history

History, character, eclectic dining options and great personalized service most certainly aren’t the hallmarks of the behemoth shopping malls that have mushroomed throughout North America during the past few decades. But for those who prefer something other than the same … Continue reading

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