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Qualicum Beach

Qualicum Beach is popular for its beaches, and if you're looking for more to see and do, you might think about a trip to The Old School House Arts Centre or Qualicum Beach Community Park.

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Port Alberni

See steam-powered logging, ancient stone carvings and salmon leaping up waterfalls in the fertile forestlands around this port.   

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Ladysmith

You'll enjoy the coffeehouses and gardens in Ladysmith. You might want to make time for a stop at Ladysmith Marina or Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery.

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Nanoose Bay

Discover a popular wildlife spotting location on the east coast of Vancouver Island and take to the water to explore miles of untouched shoreline.

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Qualicum Bay

You'll enjoy the beaches and parks in Qualicum Bay. You might want to make time for a stop at PineRidge Farm Market or Spider Lake Provincial Park.

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Cassidy

Travelers like the parks in Cassidy, and WildPlay Nanaimo is a top attraction you might want to visit.