Nanaimo, Vancouver Island's second-largest city, has a busy harbour which has been dubbed the "Bathtub Racing Capital of the World" and "Harbour City". It is located on the east side of Vancouver Island. Its picturesque oceanfront town with fabulous mountain views attracts abundance of visitors.
Things to see and do:
•Bathtub Racing -- Home to harbor's Bathtub Race have been converted into boats and race through the harbour of Nanaimo.
•Shopping area -- abundant shopping opportunities.
•Scuba Diving -- you can enjoy the world famous cold water scuba diving.
Nanaimo is one of the mildest and sunniest climates in Canada.