It’s a hipster hangout like many others in Victoria. The walls are rustic, exposed brick. The menu is elaborately chalked by hand on a blackboard. The beer is local, and so is the bright, eclectic art on the walls. The real ambience, though, is provided by the fascinating wealth of people who are filling up … More Slammin’

Cycling in the CRD

Two years ago, from February to June 2012, I had the tremendous fortune to live in Utrecht, The Netherlands for five months for a study-abroad term. It was only five months, but it influenced me greatly and I miss it deeply. I miss the beauty of old churches and canal houses. I miss the general … More Cycling in the CRD