Homewood Suites Toronto-Markham
Travel Blogs from Markham
... I needed it to be chopped off! Anne-Maria had booked me in at her hair salon and Alyssa came in with me to check that everything was ok with the stylist; being very fussy with my hair I was very nervous about trusting an unknown person with it! The stylist was very nervous as she was young and either still training or just qualified and she seemed a little worried about cutting my hair short in case I didn't like it. It wasn't a perfectly styled hair cut but when she ...
... pandas had arrived in Toronto a couple of months before and were currently the most popular section of the zoo. As it was now 3.30pm we hoped that there would not be too long of a queue. When we reached the outside the queue wasn't too bad but inside there was a whole building to queue through...thankfully we were entertained by laughing at the toddlers running around and bumping into things. After nearly an hour of waiting we finally made it to where the pandas were. To find ...
... and only specific people are allowed inside. Most of the furniture are made of silk or fur. At this point you may be thinking..."hey I doesn't sound half bad", you thought wrong. Thunder tower is the WORST place to be and I highly advise you stay away.
Well there you have it folks. This is the end of our tour of the wonderful Marmalia. The town is so amazing and different it is as if you could only picture it through your imagination.
Holy smokes, we leave tomorrow!
Click and zoom in on the map to see our planned route. The first half of the trip was working the project, the second half entails traversing some pretty rough terrain from Northern Kenya through to the Northern part of Tanzania with a goal of building our understanding of the challenges in the small towns and villages throughout this area of the Rift ...
... because I wasn't gonna live another day without my suitcase)
* I managed to sign myself up for a presentation due... NEXT WEEK.
>.< So.. tomorrow I'm actually gonna start some serious studying.
Some things I have really learned to appreciate in the last few weeks:
- My bike
- Dutch cheese (they only have swiss cheese -that is not really swiss according to a swiss person I spoke to, feta, mozarella, cheddar, parmasan and really really sometimes ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility