Liz Bryan, the author of Artipelago (a section within BCAA’s Westworld travel magazine) who called the Comox Valley (more specifically Courtenay & Comox) just a tangled web of big box stores may need to come take a closer look.

Yes there are a lot of big box stores, but the Comox Valley is loaded is breathtaking views, ample recreational activities, amazing scenery, and fantastic people. If the writer only took a moment to actually explore just a little, she would have had a completely different tune to her article.

Calling the “City of Courtenay” the “Town of Courtney” doesn’t help her credibility either… Here is a video from A News