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Grand opening of the Victoria Public Market

In Market, Victoria by Lenore NewmanLeave a Comment

The much anticipated opening of the new Victoria Public Market was greeted this morning by a large and enthusiastic crowd. The space on the main floor of the old Hudson’s Bay building is gorgeous, and even though not all of the vendors were ready to open the taste of things to come was very promising. The upper floors of the …

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Tea time in Victoria

In Drink, Victoria by Lenore NewmanLeave a Comment

I had to pop over to Victoria for a couple of days to UVic, and I took the opportunity to wander about a little and enjoy a few food highlights. Victoria may be the last bastion of the British Empire, complete with double decker busses, gardens, and a strangely stubborn British accent that hangs around generation after generation like the …