Sand Dollar Guest House
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... but it feels super light. I'll try to get a more accurate estimate of the weights when I fly to Bangkok on Thursday (airport scales are pretty accurate). My pack actually fits under the seat in front of me in the airplane, and still has quite a bit of room in it. I used packing cubes for the first time this trip and I really do think they helped. I have a big one for my tops and a big one for my bottoms and they fill up one "layer" of my ...
... trip) forest the temperate conditions make for some interesting and beautiful domesticated gardens with unusual options. One such garden is the Tofino Botanical Garden.
After a breakfast of a crab scramble (using up that delicious Dungeness Crab meat) we headed out with the puppies for a tour of the garden just about ½ mile from the campground. The garden was practically ours to enjoy alone with ...
... the waterfront. We'd read about a renowned bakery here called True Grain (which turned out to justify the hype) and picked up some bread as well as some cheese from Hilary's Cheese Shop. With the addition of some apples and peaches we had an al fresco picnic fit for a king and with a reluctant goodbye set off in the direction of Tofino.
Having driven another hour or so, we saw a picnic sign at a place called ...
... away. There were big spoldgy orange things that were called sea cucumbers. I understood why they were called that, because they were the same shape as a cucumber. When I touched them they felt squishy and it wasn't very nice. The starfish felt very hard and solid. Some of them felt furry and they were my favourite.
There were these really long eels and they had a pointy nose that was shaped like a trumpet. That is why they were called pipe eels. We also saw a big ...
Anchorage was nice enough, but a bit sterile. People most hospitable. Beautiful hanging flower pots and lovely display of flowers in small park. Decided to do a bus tour of the city and a very entertaining guide gave us lots of insights to the city and then. ..... the quaint little 'trolley' as the locals call it, broke down! Radiator problems! Returned on a very comfy but boring coach to the town centre to be told that ...