Holiday Shopping Guide 2023

Shop local and support Nanaimo’s independent businesses, artisans, makers and creators this holiday season. Nanaimo has a plethora of gift…

6 Great Spots to Touch History & Culture in Nanaimo

If these city walls and streets could talk, they would tell of the Indigenous villages 3,000 years ago, busy shipyards…

Find The Perfect Place to Stay in Nanaimo

Whether Nanaimo is your go-to for Vancouver Island adventures or you’re stopping en-route to another destination, you’ll find plenty of…

Discover Nanaimo’s Craft Breweries, Wineries and Distillery

Local Craft Beverages to Taste or Take Home Here beneath the protection of Mt. Benson, locally grown grapes, hops and…

The Best Ways to Spend a Day in Nanaimo

From the sparkling ocean to the majestic mountain and everything in between – there’s lots to explore in Nanaimo. If…

Amazing Nanaimo Food Trucks Open Year-Round

Grab Some Delicious Eats While Out and About Whether you’re looking for a warming treat on a cold, gray day,…

Unforgettable Outdoor Adventures

Nanaimo’s stunning coastline, river canyon, and forested mountain offer countless opportunities for epic outdoor adventures. Visit Nanaimo and get ready…

Nanaimo’s Top-Rated Hiking Trails

From Accessible Strolls to Mountain Trails Whether you want to get out and enjoy a sunny summer’s day, or are…

Unique Eats and Drinks in Nanaimo

Sip and savour your way around Nanaimo and you might be surprised by the culinary options on offer in a…

Wildlife Viewing In Nanaimo

9 Amazing Animal Encounters You Could Have in the Harbour City There’s nothing like seeing your first whale or bald…