November 16, 2018
hello lovely people! As I venture into blogging, I will for sure be bringing up old photos and sharing some highlights and stories from the travels and experiences I have had. Today we are travelling to Victoria British Columbia, where my sister and I ventured to meet up with my cousin for a girls weekend in September.
My attachment to this city is for a variety of reasons. This city is my namesake. My parents chose the name Victoria for me because this was the city where they met and fell in love. Perhaps this is why I feel a nostalgic pull when I visit this place, imagining my parents young and in love, exploring the city years ago. I also spent a few years of my childhood living in Victoria. My greatest tie to the city is that it was the first place I flew solo. My cousin and I attended summer camp on the island for many years, and when I was 13 years old, my parents let me fly from Kelowna to Victoria all by myself. I will remind you that this flight only takes about forty minutes, however it was a momentous moment for me–probably what began my addiction to travel.
Now that you understand my emotional connection to the city, let’s explore five things we did while visiting