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... and proud too ... just like the Canadian fans!!
The game goes into overtime ~ 20 minutes sudden death, 4 on 4. If no one scores, then it goes to a shoot-out! I hate shoot-outs!! This is a TEAM sport and the outcome of a game should not be put on a shooter and a goalie, especially in a Gold Medal Game ... just my opinion.
Luckily, a shoot out was not required, as Finland scored ...
A day without Hockey ... is like a day without sunshine!
Today was our "free" day, with no scheduled hockey games for the Canadians. Many from our tour group have purchased tickets and have gone to watch other countries play hockey. Phil & I took advantage of our hockey-less day to venture out on our own and re-visit some sites and see some new sites. We walked for 4.5 hours, but it was a beautiful day ...
... got to Copenhagen the limo driver had the wrong information and we didn't connect and had to call the emergency number to hook up. Too much drama! The weather is perfect once the sun came out it was foggy in the morning as we landed at 7:30 am their time. We had some coffee and read, toured the Tivoli Gardens which is a very beautiful amusement park. At around we had lunch ...
... came mighty close to topping it. The way Gaudi was influenced by nature, made the place so unique, with the the pillars designed to look like trees stemming into a canopy. When all the scaffolding is done, the 'unfinished' masterpiece will be even more amazing. We then continued our Gaudi theme, heading over to the Colonia Guell, another building inspired by his works. The way the roof was designed was unlike anything of ever seen, with the shard glass covered chimney topping ...
... br> We made our way through Copenhagen passing some of the attractions we had been to before as well as seeing a beautiful park close to where we had walked but somehow missed on a pre-cruise adventure in Copenhagen with Doug snapping the occasional photo.
Ah the airport ... don't you just love them?
When we arrived at the airport, our bags were in an area where we had to show our cruise cards to get in.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center