A Gazebo In The Garden
Travel Blogs from North Vancouver
... after 10 months of adventure in distant lands. Now after a few days we are settling in to our life back home in Vancouver (and routine eeek!).
It seems like we left yesterday as not allot has changed. People go about their business taking their kids to school, soccer practice, training for their next event. There are some new buildings in the area and some friends have moved ...
... That really helped me overcome my
fear. So fly the plane!
The first day of
June, 2008 could have been my last of gliding if it hadn’t been for some
supportive friends and relatives and some pelicans. It was another very windy
day, which was an indication that there was a lot of thermal activity and that
a great flight could be coming. Indeed, I was in for a very bumpy tow. Once off
tow, John quickly caught the thermal and thermalled up to ...
... with the family to let them all know that we were doing fine and definitely now on Kiwi time and lifestyle......I just love technology.
So what has being happening with us in Kiwi land for the past three weeks;
Paul & Angela, invited a few people over for a BBQ for our second evening in NZ in honor of his sister finally making a return visit to Down Under. And good food was in abundance particularly the crayfish ...
Took the relaxing trolley bus ride right round the whole circuit today, just to get our bearings & see what we need to take time to visit. It's a beautiful city, but that's the part they show the tourists, it's like all cities today, dirty at the edges & In the poorer areas. But it's a beautiful ...
... This is a cruel trick. There is no summit. I’ve been here forever. I was born on this mountain. I have lived on this mountain. I will die on this mountain. I hear a voice calling me through the fog... “Hey! Where did you come from?!?” … I blink, trying to see through the thick grey soup. “Ryan Gosling?!? Is that you?!?!” It’s not, but it’s a bunch of Canadian youths. “We haven’t seen anyone for ...
Other places to stay in North Vancouver
Lynnmour North, North Vancouver | 3 star hotelfrom $140
Lower Capilano Marine, North Vancouver | 2 star hotelfrom $87
Lower Capilano Marine, North Vancouver | 2 star hotelfrom $84
North Vancouver, North Vancouver | 3 star hotelfrom $142
Lynnmour South, North Vancouver | Hotelfrom $55
North Vancouver, North Vancouver | 4 star hotelfrom $177