Playing Tourist: Government House and the Oceanside

On the first Saturday of every month Government House opens its doors to the public. My love of historic buildings and all things British was enough to convince me to attend the tour. Accompanied by Brandon and three friends (a Brit, a German and a Canadian – damn we’re multicultural!) we set out to learn […]

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Playing Tourist: Trounce Alley and Hidden Bookstores

When the sun comes out in January on the West Coast, you go outside. Seriously. You drop everything and stare at that blazing ball of fire and worship the shit out of it. For reals. And since the flaming ball was supposed to be out for awhile, I figured what better way to enjoy this […]

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Let’s Play Tourist

Those who are in the know, know that I a) love all things British and b) love history. My ideal life involves traveling, visiting historical sites and writing. Because I’m a party animal, yo. If I could catch a plane tomorrow and head to Britain for a castle-hopping expedition (like bar hopping but way cooler…and […]

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