SATURDAY MORNING

Here is how I spent part of my morning yesterday. I went downtown to pick up a couple of magazines I'd had on hold at Chapters, popped into a little thrift shop I'd never been to before and found a pretty lace shirt for $2, and then wandered round the city for a little bit taking photos.

It was about 9.30, and there was hardly anyone out yet, so it was a perfect time to take some photos. I got shouted at by a group of guys outside McDonalds, had an old lady tell me I have "nice legs", and was nearly shat on by a seagull. But, overall, it was still a decent trip, haha.

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In this one you can see the harbour at the end of the street, I'll always love living near the water, and if I ever move away I know I'll surely miss it.

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This is Government St. It's one of the prettiest in Victoria, I think, and it's home to one of my favourite book shops ever!

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This is Bard and Banker at the corner of Government and Fort. It's a Scottish pub and, I think, easily one of the most beautiful buildings in downtown Victoria.

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This photo and the next are of a little alley which connects Government and Broad. And at the Broad St. end of the alley there's a little kitchen shop which is absolutely adorable.

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This is Victoria's City Hall on Douglas St. I love this building, too. Although, I think it looked nicer before it was painted. But I assume that was done to help keep the bricks it's built out of in place better as it's quite old.

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And finally a photo of Broad St., home to several shops of all sorts, and also one of Victoria's television stations, which is directly to the right in the photo below.

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I'll try and post a photo of the lace shirt I bought, it's quite big but I think I can either wear it with a belt or take it in a bit. We'll see!

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