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Voyages: Station Six Food & Drink

Voyages: Station Six Food & Drink

Today I’m at Station Six Food & Drink in Spryfield to taste a few items off their new spring menu. The first thing I notice when I enter the restaurant is that the space has a rustic look to it — brick and wood as […]

Voyages: Rousseau Chocolatier

Voyages: Rousseau Chocolatier

It’s one of the first days of spring, and a couple of us from The Starving Sailor are making our way over to Rousseau Chocolatier to start our day off with some caffeine and fresh sweets. Upon arriving, we realize we couldn’t have come in […]

Voyages: Antojo Tacos + Tequila

Voyages: Antojo Tacos + Tequila

It’s a chilly Thursday evening in downtown Halifax, and as I hurry down the street, the cold Atlantic wind blows in the last tiny snowflakes of the winter season. The newly renovated Argyle street is not the only novelty on the block and I quickly […]

Voyages: Island Poké

Voyages: Island Poké

It’s a sunny Friday morning in Victoria as our photographer Francis and I wander down Douglas St. towards Island Poké (pronounced poh-keh) – a brand-new restaurant we’ve been seeing all over social media lately. Situated just south of Fisgard a few doors down from everyone’s […]

Voyages: Delhi YYJ

Voyages: Delhi YYJ

It’s 4 PM on an overcast Wednesday afternoon in Victoria, and as I pull into a small parking lot in Rock Bay, I can’t help but feel a sense of nostalgia for when I used to work in this neighbourhood. For most Victorians, this area […]

Voyages: Fishhook at Mermaid Wharf

Voyages: Fishhook at Mermaid Wharf

It’s a brisk December day in Victoria, and as I stroll down Swift St. towards the destination of today’s visit — the new location of Fishhook at Mermaid’s Wharf — I can’t help but admire the beauty of my surroundings. To my right sits Canoe […]

Voyages: The Watch That Ends the Night

Voyages: The Watch That Ends the Night

As the weather shifts into winter coldness, before the holiday decorations start to pop up around the city, we have the gift of being welcomed in by one of Dartmouth’s newest gems: The Watch That Ends the Night. The restaurant stands on the base floor […]

Voyages: Vandal Doughnuts

Voyages: Vandal Doughnuts

It’s another mild winter morning here in Halifax, and as I stroll down busy Agricola street, I can’t help but admire the flashy new sign spelling out the name of today’s visit – Vandal Doughnuts. The logo, an oversized doughnut with pink frosting covered in […]

Voyages: The Salt & Pepper Fox

Voyages: The Salt & Pepper Fox

Fall on Vancouver Island is notorious for an endless blanket of grey skies and rain, and as I head downtown to meet-up with my team, this day proves itself to be just that — typical. Fortunately, we’ve got a meeting with someone completely atypical on the […]

Voyages: Lock & Key Supper Club – Common Roots Pop-Up Brunch

Voyages: Lock & Key Supper Club – Common Roots Pop-Up Brunch

When I first heard that there was a ‘Secret Supper Club’ coming to Halifax, I could not help but be reminded of the allure and secrecy that came with 1920’s speakeasies. Undisclosed locations, delicious cocktails, and mysterious hosts – what more could you dream of? […]