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Butchart Gardens Christmas Lights

While we got to Butchart Gardens before the sun set as seen in this post, the purpose of the visit was to see the illuminations.  I had been there before during the day and knew it was a pretty garden … Continue reading

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Akihabara at Night

One of my meetings in Tokyo took place in the Akihabara district.  The company had a cafeteria on one of the higher floors of the building which served food and beer after work and they invited us up there.  Aside … Continue reading

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Niles Canyon Railway Train of Lights

A short distance south of us is a preserved railway, the Niles Canyon Railway. They run services all year along their corridor which runs in the attractive Niles Canyon between Niles and Sunol. During the time around Christmas, they run … Continue reading

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Oakland tree lights

Downtown Oakland is an interesting combination of old buildings and newer structures.  It has some appealing parts and some that are a little less attractive.  However, one thing did catch my eye once I had checked in to my hotel.  … Continue reading

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