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Brian K. Smith

Brian K. Smith

Brian K. Smith, MPA is an accredited member of the BC Association of Travel Writers. He is a member of Professional Photographers of Canada with a Master of Photographic Arts designation. Brian writes the Have Camera, Will Travel column and is Chief Photographer for What's Brewing.

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Latest Posts

The Alchemy of Beer in Montreal

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Every two years I have the opportunity to visit Montreal to attend a conference as an Association member of MSF (Doctors Without Borders). The  annual AGA (Annual General Assembly) alternatesbetween Toronto and Montreal every year. I always book a couple of extra vacation… Continue Reading

Have Camera, Will Travel

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Gulf Island Beer Hopping on a Hybrid E-Bike In the current age of technology and an abundance of great craft beer, there is an opportunity to combine both to create an amazing vacation. It is… Continue Reading

Sea to Sky Vacation Adventure

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We in BC are blessed with one of the most spectacular scenic drives in the world. In the early years of my travels to Whistler, Highway 99 North was known as the most dangerous road… Continue Reading

Bridges to Beer

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Welcome to Portland, Oregon, whose nine bridges span the Willamette River and fan out into historic east side neighborhoods, providing easy access to unique beer experiences. With more than 70 breweries within the city limits… Continue Reading

On Collabofest 2016

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First off, let’s take a look at two Oxford definitions for collaboration: 1) Something produced in collaboration to reach a common goal or, the more sinister: 2) Traitorous cooperation with an enemy Oregon Craft Beer… Continue Reading

Coquitlam Beer Festival