Exploring a wintry but cozy Victoria, British Columbia

I call it the proverbial ‘dead week’. The space between Christmas and New Year when everyone fights post-Yuletide depression while waiting for a new cycle to begin. And, rather than lay and wait while dreaming of new beginnings, I decided to return to Canada with Mia and see what Victoria, British Columbia had to offer. … Continue reading Exploring a wintry but cozy Victoria, British Columbia

Riling the senses under a seaborne sky in Stockholm, Sweden

One thousand islands, almost as many languages, endless flavors, and tucked under a roiling sky, Stockholm, Sweden must be staggeringly different for each visitor, every resident. I had a mere six days, with my girlfriend and family, in which to absorb it all and while any vacation only scratches the surface of a big city; … Continue reading Riling the senses under a seaborne sky in Stockholm, Sweden