Get Up Close and Personal at The Raptors in Duncan, BC

Animals in the wild are one of the main attractions that bring visitors to Vancouver Island, BC. Even though our island is only about 300 miles by 50 miles in size, there is an abundance of wildlife to be found—bald … Read More

Cowichan Bay Village: Breathtaking Serenity

Located on the East Coast of Vancouver Island is a beautiful, serene, and charming place called Cowichan Bay. It is only a 20-minutes drive from our mountain top bed and breakfast and the village there is a fantastic place to … Read More

Savour Cowichan: Foodie’s Delight on Vancouver Island

Warning! This blog is all about food so if you are a true foodie at heart than keep reading because we have one of the biggest and tastiest festivals to tell you about that you will not want to miss! Savour … Read More

Summer Fun at Sunfest Country Music Festival – BC

In just a few weeks the Cowichan Valley is going to be buzzing with excitement and passionate country music fans from all over the country as the Sunfest Country Music Festival gears up to wow audiences in Duncan, BC. This … Read More

Islands Folk Festival 2015 – Duncan, BC

A gorgeous city in the heart of the Cowichan region of Vancouver Island, exquisite shops, delicious restaurants, friendly people and to-die for scenery…that is what you get in Duncan, BC, the setting for the Islands Folk Festival coming July 24-26, … Read More

Guts & Glory at The Ironman 70.3 in Victoria, BC

Some of the greatest moments in life can come when you push yourself farther than you thought you could go and accomplish more than you thought you could. This is true of those who compete in Ironman events—a grueling race … Read More

Wine, Scenery and More With Cheers Cowichan Tours – BC

Don’t you find it is so nice to have others do certain things for you? It can be so relaxing to spend a day at the salon getting pampered, refreshing to have someone else clean your house, enjoyable to have … Read More

IMAX Film Festival at Royal BC Museum – Victoria BC

Most of us have heard the popular phrase, “Go big or go home.” We use this in reference to sports games, taking on a new challenge, or creating something – a way to inspire and encourage doing our best. When … Read More

Dine Around 2015 at Butchart Gardens, Victoria BC

In every direction around Prancing Horse Retreat you can see beauty and a drive anywhere is an adventure. Wherever you would go is scenic and offers a myriad of places to stop, views to admire, people to meet, and memories … Read More

Indulge in Luxury Suites at Prancing Horse Retreat – BC

Lin Yutang was a very influential Chinese translator, writer, linguist, and inventor. Among many great accomplishments, he is also known for the quote, “Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is a nobler art of leaving things undone…” … Read More