Howard Johnson Hotel Downtown Toronto - Yorkville
Travel Blogs from Toronto
15 hours flying to Vancouver....Had a woman sitting opposite me who cleared her throat constantly.. I was reading to offer violence by the time we landed.. We didn't get much sleep at all. We did enjoy the exit row seats..nearly as good as Business class I say..lol
A quick turn around in Vancouver and with all the time differences we arrived in …
Have arrived safely in Toronto after a very long flight. People kept asking us whether we were on Scenic, AAPT or Trafalgar Tours and we replied no we were on TFL Tours.
The journey started with Taryn taking me to the bus station where she announced that she had never been there before. "Why would anyone want to catch a bus to Sydney?" It was …
... that), and she was accompanied by two women who pranced/preened and stroked themselves in time to the music. Yuck.
I'm not a prude and I enjoy music. This was needlessly painful (I kept my fingers stuffed in my ears the entire time), gratuitously sexualized (for a mixed-age audience), and poorly presented. I gave it two thumbs down.
The fireworks, thankfully, were wonderful and nearly identical to those I would have seen at home.
Interesting facts about our pool and the most popular teams:
Out of the 32 teams, 31 teams were picked by the 11 participants... the only team that was not picked is THE DEFENDING WORLD CUP & EURO CUP CHAMPION... SPAIN!!!
Based on the results, the most popular team would consist of these teams:
Brazil, Italy/Uruguay, Portugal, Colombia, *****ia/Ivory Coast, Greece, Japan, Australia
Here is the breakdown and the number of times the teams ...
... congratulations there!!
The 22nd brought the full force of the cold temperatures. All this ice is beautiful when the sun bounces of it, but it's not a hoot to live with. I skated over to the R's house for a reunion baking party (getting rained on by some falling ice on the way). We were going to make cake pops. This is when you have crumbled cake, mix it with icing or something to make it stick and then you make balls of it. After this you put them on a ...