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Where the Royals stay. The gardens are free and open to public dawn to dusk.
Truly a gem, no entrance fees, that even few locals know of. A tea house, an amazing costume museum(free) and beautiful grounds to walk around, and of course the history. And usually deer!
Government House of British Columbia is the official residence of the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, as well as that in Victoria of the Canadian monarch, and has casually been described as "the Ceremonial Home of all British Columbians." It stands in the provincial capital on a 14.6…
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