Howard Johnson Airport Hotel - Winnipeg
Travel Blogs from Winnipeg
Feb 11, Tuesday:
- After a 2 ½ hour flight from Vancouver, it's home sweet home! (flight landed 7:15 pm)
- After being away 171 days, it's great to be home despite the chilly -21 C weather
- Total distance travelled is an estimated 26,000 km
- Took over 6000 ...
... a Trojan in the kitchen, but she politely refused every offer of help, saying, as Susan does "oh pooh", to any suggestion that I was being lazy. She was in her element, cooking up a storm for what would turn out to be more than 20 people later that evening. There was no chance to be overwhelmed by the wave of people who arrived sometime after 6pm, because there were so many of them that I didn't have time for that feeling! I was made to feel like an honoured guest, when in ...
Went to to the western Canada aviation museum today, arrived and didn't have the highest expectations but o wow !!! They had some amazing planes and exhibits contained within the hangar, with a few planes which where the last or only restored ones in the world ! Spent a few hours walking around which was a great way to spend a day in Winnipeg ...
So here I am reporting on my 9th month already, can you believe it? Because I can't. I know it's a time worn cliche, but where has the time gone?! It seems only a short while ago that I was battling wintery blasts, roads masquerading as snowdrifts and blizzards intent on turning the world white overnight. Now it's warm Autumn days, and nights becoming increasingly chill, leaves rapidly turning yellow, thousands of noisy Canadian geese flying overhead, and all things ...
... crepe. They were wonderful and EXACTLY like the pancakes/crepes my mother has made for my whole life. My mother is of french ancestry and my father was Danish and the pancakes the Hoito serves are basically my mom's!!
Next we hit the CT gas bar to fill up and to relieve Lyndsey's anxiety. Then it was off ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking