Downtown Home Inn
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Today was our last full day in Canada (and of our two month holiday). We spent the whole day walking around Toronto area. First, from our base in the Gay Village, we sussed out where the Metro station was that would whisk us in the direction of Pearson airport tomorrow morning for our flight to Dallas-Fort Worth and home. The it was off to …
Our last moving-on day of this trip – Ottawa to Toronto. We arrived at Union station at about 5pm, although most of the station seemed to be hidden behind scaffolding. The first taxi in the rank declined to take us when we told him the address of our lodging – Downtown Home Inn on Monteith Street – obviously the fare wasn't enough …
... BYOD) programme for their Grade 7&8 students. BYOD is something that a number of schools in NZ have introduced over the last few years. There are a number of ways BYOD can be introduced into schools so I was interested to find out how Sterling Hall managed it. My questions around BYOD were as follows: Did the school stipulate the type of device that was to be used or were the students allowed to choose what they wanted to bring? Answer: Sterling Hall did ...
... really dedicated to my solitaire guys. It's an addiction I can't control.
And then we went through customs. I filled out my customs form and went back and forth with myself over whether or not I should disclose my pocketknife. I finally ended up disclosing it five minutes before the customs officer took both the form and my passport. The guy looked so excited when he saw that I had checked the box saying I had a weapon on me, and then, as ...
A funny thing happened. I travelled today, switched countries, and didn't have even a moment's sense of 'can't be *****' before travelling. Maybe because the journey was in the evening, allowing for a relaxed start, wander round the city in the sun and a gentle meander to the airport, but it's unusual for me. Toronto was immediately relaxing when I reached it on Saturday, and the flight took me back to Europe, so that all combines to make for ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services