Arbutus Pacific Hotel
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... guess, I clarified that if for some reason she lacked a travel companion, I would be willing to sacrifice myself in order to go with her. I was being silly of course but last fall Lisa contacted me, said she wanted to cash in on her grad gift/vacation and furthermore would I go with her? Well. I thought about that for about a millisecond and said I'd love to. It's been over 30 years since I traveled in Europe and it is indeed a pleasure and a honour to be doing so with ...
... so wonderful – we stayed until the last ray of sunshine left us.
Supper at Smugglers Cove
We wanted a special supper – so Paul checked out and the restaurant at Smugglers cove overlooking the Dissolution sound had a good review… so we crossed the shoal island to the east coast and see there it is an amazingly super ...
I can't wait to go to Victoria this weekend. We will leave on Friday right after school. And I also can't wait to go snowboarding. Something I've never done but I really really want to try it before spring break, owing to the huge snowfall of the past 3 days. It nearly stopped snowing AT ALL. The snow almost comes up to your knees at some places. This Monday was a snow-day, which meant a day off.
Last Friday we went bowling with the whole ...
... skated on plastic ice in Canada. It's not that easy to skate on it because it's not that smooth and slippery. But there was one boy who was entertaining everyone. He was singing and dancing on the ice and he knew the lyrics to every song that was played. I laughed my pants off (not literally). And now we're back home and I'm cold, but we're watching 'Wie is de Mol?' so that makes it more relaxing.
I'm going to sleep now. Ciao.
... is initially disappointed at the lack of playroom and cars here compared with Vancouver, but we soon sort that by creating a great play space in his new bedroom. He also enjoys swinging in the hammock in the garden. Quick tea for Taya as we are close to bedtime.
Emma and Grandad Ian head out for some groceries and drink and return with fish and chips too. Great start to our week here. Looking forward to exploring more ...
Other places to stay in Courtenay
1590 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay | 3 star hotelfrom $110
2200 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay | 2 star hotelfrom $112
1730 Riverside Lane, Courtenay | Hotelfrom $145