The Halifax Chronicles – Boardwalk Empire

I am so sad that this is the end of my Halifax blog posts. I had such a great time in the city that I consider my second home, and I’m going to miss the city and my friends so so so much, but I am thankful I had such a great excuse to return to the east coast.

My friend Katie and I planned to meet up Sunday morning for a beverage. I was able to peel myself out of bed after a long night and make myself reasonably presentable to meet with Katie. We grabbed a drink and headed down to the Halifax Boardwalk.

those lamp posts are drunk in love

those lamp posts are drunk in love



It’s often overrun by tourists, but it’s one of my favourite places in the city, and I wanted to make sure to get down there before I left for home. There are a lot of cool shops and places to eat along the way. Since it was a little windy and chilly, we didn’t run into too many tourists.












We stopped into a few shops. I always look for new postcards, but I didn’t see any that caught my eye. We were a little hungry, so we stopped at one of the food stalls along the boardwalk, the Battered Fish. I was torn between a lobster roll and a haddock poutine. Since the lobster roll was a little expensive for me at that time, I chose the poutine.







this lunch cost me AT LEAST 6 months of my life

It was seriously soooo good. I felt like dying soon after eating it, but it was totally worth it. I’ll probably avoid poutines for the next 8 months, but it’s probably better that way.

Katie and I parted ways, promising to see each other sometime soon, and I headed back to Emily’s. I packed up my things and said goodbye to my friends, and headed to the airport with Lauren. Lauren and I realized that we would be on the same flight at least part of the way, which was super exciting.


I was so so so sad to leave, but I had a great trip. I’m not sure when the next time I return will be, but I know the city will never be far from my heart. </end sappy paragraph>



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