Tag Archives: colors

Holiday lights at 5 mph

We had fallen into a holiday funk. We admit it. Despite the joy of family and all the wonderful aspects of the season, the cold and the rain came down around us, and we felt trapped indoors. When our daughter … Continue reading

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A statement. No words needed.

The houseboats at the Fisherman’s Wharf in Victoria make a bold statement. Some may say that this kind of architectural and design statement only suits a few dozen houseboats sitting in an isolated area of Victoria’s harbor. Yes, it’s a bold … Continue reading

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Qualifications: outgoing, love colors, desire waterfront property

If the description fits you, we found the place! Our discovery started with our quest for good, fresh fish. Studying the Victoria map, we found a Fisherman’s Wharf. Why not stroll over to see the fish markets? For most of … Continue reading

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Mural, Mural on the Wall

The signature look of the Mission District is murals.  Beautiful painted colors.  Everywhere you look.  An alley.  A bookstore.  Walls.  Houses. Sometimes historical, sometimes humorous themes. We found interesting shops in the neighborhood as well.  Our favorite browse was in … Continue reading

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Looking for the colors of Spring

Are you ready for Spring?  OK, we are too.  We sensed that Winter had made its final appearance, and we were slowly edging into a new season…or so we wanted to believe.  On our walks, we were appreciating the colors … Continue reading

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