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Purchasing Counterfeit Goods: A Real Crime of Fashion

Every day, Canal Street is flooded with hundreds of tourists looking for the same thing – knockoffs and counterfeit goods. The occasional police raid of Canal Street shops hasn’t stopped people from purchasing counterfeit designer handbags and accessories. 299 more words


February 2016

Did you know that this year is a Leap Year?  Well, it is.  What are you going to do with that whole extra day to your name?   6 more words


I was on Canal Street one day ten days ago or so, before the big snowstorm, and came across a junk store:

There used to be dozens of these on Canal, before all of the handbag and perfume knock-off stores took over. 419 more words

Fun Things to Do on Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach

I love this town. Every Friday night Kevin and I go to Canal Street. Now for those of you who are not familiar with New Smyrna Beach, Canal Street gets it’s name from the fact that there is a canal that runs under the street. 709 more words

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Revisiting Queer As Folk

I’ve wittered loads about how Queer As Folk sparked my desire to move Manchester, the land of the gays. But to be truthful, I hadn’t actually watched it again since it’s initial transmission 16 years ago(!). 797 more words


Crawfish, Voodoo, Slavery and Swamps

New Orleans is one of those cities I’ve dreamed about visiting, like Paris, Rome or New York -a city so distinctive it truly has it’s own flavour (and I don’t just mean verrry tasty Crawfish Etouffe). 425 more words

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