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Top shopping recommendations from locals

Shopping Mall
“7-8 minute car ride of 10 minute bus ride from suite--outstanding shopping/food fair”
  • 33 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“It's in a dowtown and near to China Town. There are many restaurant and coffee shop. Come and enjoy”
  • 27 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Great shopping, tons of fast food, Thrifty Foods, Shopper's Drug Mart, etc--4 minute walk”
  • 24 locals recommend
Book Store
“Not quite as big but equally as charming, Russell Books is Victoria's version of Powell's Books in Portland. Most of the books are lightly used, a great way to share books with the community! Highly recommend.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bookstore
“Great selection of books and helpful staff, well worth browsing the shelves! ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Pharmacy
  • 4 locals recommend
Sporting Goods Shop
“The go-to place for outdoor gear! Biking, cycling, running, climbing, you name it! This is a Canadian company (Vancouver) that has expanded quite a bit over the years. Note that you will need to purchase a $5 life-time membership to make purchases here.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shoe Store
“A B.C. favourite for the latest threads. Minimalist and modern - just how I like it. There is also a Still Life for Him next door”
  • 6 locals recommend
Clothing Store
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“Lululemon is now an iconic yoga-wear brand. Its roots are pure BC though. This is a must-stop shop for practical AND fashionable yoga and casual wear. Every Sunday, at 8:30, you can join them for a Sunday Community Yoga session. They don't just talk the talk, they walk it too!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food
“Enjoy a Tea Reading on Saturday and Sunday or simply choose a used book and enjoy this quaint little gem in James Bay. This is located 4 doors away. Sometimes they have a bluegrass band playing in the evenings.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Shoe Store
  • 4 locals recommend
Book Store
“One of Victoria's best book stores. If your looking for a gift for someone between the age of 0 and 100, this store will have it.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“Locally made, unique fashions and home decor items. Very funky place! Airbnb has this listed on Johnson St and I can't edit, but it's actually at 1713 Government St. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shoe Store
“Men's & Women's. Continually striving for the absolute best in customer service, brand individuality and quality retail fashion styles from around the globe, Still Life For Him & For Her stand tall as a testament to hard work and quality goods.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“A mix of unique clothing, accessories, gifts and home decor. Milkman's Daughter is my go-to shop for quirky prints and fabrics on everything from headbands to coats, dishtowels to notebooks. Quality is key and everything here is the highest! Just a block away. Don't miss it.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“Incredible selection of hats - so many colours and fabrics (including rain hats). They're well-made and not too expensive. Good for men and women both!”
  • 1 local recommends