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We awoke fairly early and shared an omelette and English muffin at the hotel restaurant. The eggs were We left Coquitlam to head to Twassen ferry terminal and took the 11 a.m. Ferry to Vancouver Island. As always the ferry ride is beautiful but cold out on the decks. Fairly quiet, too. We landed in 90 minutes and drove the 30 minutes to downtown Victoria and we checked into our VRBO downtown at The Juliet. ...
... open patio as well, complete with patio heater. But the weirdest thing was the ensuite, completely clear glass, so everything you did in the bathroom was visible to the person left in bed! The reason, for this, apparently is so you can sit in the bath a see the ...
... the myriad of colours portrayed in the varieties of flowers. We strolled into the sunken garden created out of the old quarry by Jenny Butchart about 80 years ago, then past the totem poles and children's carousel to the Japanese Garden where they now offer a 45 minute boat tour of the bay. We stopped for gelato after an examination of the rose garden where I took a thousand pictures in the hopes of creating something memorable that I can display. Once again there were many items ...
- Mt. Douglas: (Shelbourne St) After a sweaty hike up the mountain we reached the top. The view is incredible. The first time i went myself and 6 friends just sat at the viewpoint for a good hour or so just looking out at the mountain ranges of America and Canada. You can see Seattle, Washington and parts of Victoria from the top. Definitely worth seeing. It's beautiful. I did this hike a number of times and the view never ceased to amaze ...
... we do have to walk a ways, but it is all on slopped ramps and fairly manageable . . . we land in a booth . . . and have a place to park the bags . . . time to look around. The café was closed, but opened soon after getting seated. The ferry makes three crossings a day . . . and does a brisk business.
The crossing takes 90 minutes . . . .
Port Angeles . . . we have to clear customs and immigration again . . . but after the passengers snake around a queuing ...