Vancouver Backpacker Guesthouse
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Travelled from Seattle to Vancouver today, phone does not work in Canada and neither does the sat nav. So back to basics, have to use the map we have, luckily I have had prior experience navigating with work, Penny driving and me - directions. Paid off Penny, got us to our destination. Pre booked this backpacker but did not live up to expectations …
Travelling Vancouver Island starting from mainland Vancouver can be undertaken in one day using only public transport. (Leave those cars at home!)
Just follow this simple no fail formula and you can do it to:
6:45am Wake - Walk - Train - Walk - Train - Bus - Ferry - Bus - Bus - Walk - Fish and Chips + SightSee - Bus - Ferry - Bus …
5: Signs that your favourite backpacker hostel has become a home away from home:
- Everyone you meet greets you by name
- Nobody worries about giving you an introduction of the house and area but instead says you know what to do right?
- They ask you where your last travel destination was and ask how it went
As the cool autumn change began to settle on Vancouver I delved into the serious business of job hunting. My first mission was to get to a Drug Mart Job Fair (Much more legitimate than it sounds!) ... which conveniently was located near a Botanical Gardens. I managed to get through the two rounds of interviews and will find out the result later …
Pumpkins, Zombies and Halloween Parties.
This Halloween I made my first ever Jack O'Lantern. A group of hostel friends had a halloween gathering and went downtown in costume for a Canadian Style Halloween celebration.