When I say that this place is magical, I mean it literally looks like Narnia. I bet it smells like Narnia too, i.e. adventure, love, and carriage-dragging polar bears.
The Butchart Gardens is located near Victoria on Vancouver Island, and has more than 1 million visitors every year. A little history: about a century ago, a wife of a Portland cement magnate decided that she had had enough of their exhausted quarry pit and pimped it up into a blossoming garden. Today, it looks like this:
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