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  • Travelogue | Louisiana Museum, Humlebæk, Denmark

    Louisiana Museum, Humlebæk, Denmark

    Louisiana Museum, Humlebæk, Denmark Louisiana Museum, Humlebæk, Denmark

    I don’t recall who it was I got this idea from, but a few years ago I started a tradition of spending my birthday someplace I’ve never been before.

    I’ve never been big on celebrating my birthday the traditional way, but I love travelling, so going … Continue Reading...

  • Coffee Journal | Shakespeare and Co Café, Paris

    Shakespeare and Co Café, Paris

    Shakespeare and Co Café, Paris Shakespeare and Co Café, Paris

    Shakespeare and Co Café, Paris

    If you’re bibliophile with a healthy streak of wanderlust, there are a few bookstores around the world you hope to visit someday. I have one of those lists; the Libreria Acqua Alta in Venice, Daunt Books in Marylebone (London), Libreria el Pendulo in Mexico City, The Strand Bookstore in New … Continue Reading...

  • Travelogue | A Day in Nantes, France

    Jardin des plantes de Nantes

    Wallace Fountain LU TOwer

    Le Grand Éléphant

    A few noteworthy incidents happened in Nantes that endeared the city to me.
    At the Abolition of Slavery Memorial, a stranger from Gent and I cried hugging each other as her husband looked on uncomfortably. I blame my tears on not haven’t slept properly for three days.
    Also at the … Continue Reading...

  • Travelogue | Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

    Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

    Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

    Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

    Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

    Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

    There’s a building in downtown Vancouver right between West Georgia and Alberni. On one side, there are several large colourful glass-blown flower sculptures encased in an enormous glass cabinet overlooking a series of fountains and shallow step pools. I’ve probably walked by it a million times to and from work, … Continue Reading...