Howard Johnson Nanaimo Harbourside
Travel Blogs from Nanaimo
10-5-2008 Telegraph Cove to Nanaimo Well I am at the hotel tonight in Nanaimo, its been a rough day and night. Last night the rowdy neighbors didn't wind down until after 12:30 am, even though there was no power. We were up off and on thru the night feeding the fireplace to keep warm until the heat kicked on. I woke up at 3:30 PST and have yet to …
... Surprisingly they went to bed before I did, but I wasn't far behind and had a hard time making it to the bed before passing out.
I woke up the following morning at 4:30, which would have been 1:30 in the afternoon in Amsterdam. It's understandable that this would happen, so I just got out of bed and played some keyboard until everyone else was up and about. This was a busy day, as I needed to organize banking, insurance and a phone. Once that was all out of the ...
So little girl from Switzerland in the big wide world of watersports: freaking cool.
Because wakesurfing seemed less dangerous (I know, I am such a scarypants), I decided to try it first.
My first attempts of wakesurfing were graceless (and not really successful either), although Pat have assured me, that it is really easy to get up at the first try. Did not happen...
But - ages later - I finally got what they wanted to tell me - I was able to stand ...
... a lake, the beach of course... no grocery store or any other shop, people here take the ferry to go shopping in Nanaimo! Hum, that seems quite annoying if suddenly you realise you are running out of milk! But a charming island. I could live here! Maybe ;-)
I made a little drawing (my first during this trip, shame on me), sitting on a bench by a little pond, all was silent, some ducks came close, even a little bird, it felt so peaceful! When feeling cold, I went ...
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