Howard Johnson Express Winnipeg
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- Microwave in room
- High-speed internet in room
- Concierge desk
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
TripAdvisor Reviews Howard Johnson Express Winnipeg
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... both Jim and Barry go to get the requested pizza. The place close enough to walk but they take our truck. This gives Jim an opportunity to show off his toys a little bit.
With the two guys gone, it leave me with Mother. I ask her how she is doing and a little bit more about her move into the assisted living here in Vita. She seems to have gotten in to the facility quickly so her needs assessment must have put her close to the top of the list. ...
... us about travel across the prairies circa 1911 and after he has finished an announcement comes over the loudspeaker telling us to look out the window to the southwest and watch for a man on a penny farthing bicycle. It is one of those that has a large front wheel and a small back wheel; it was named penny farthing because of the difference in size between the wheels, which resembled the difference between British coins, a penny and a ...
... a strange port. There is a sawmill you almost have to drive thru to get to the port. Only a few questions and we were free to go. He asked if we lived in Alaska. Nope. He then said" Oh you were just lucky and rented a motor home with Alaska plates!" We smuggled eggs and bear spray! Criminals for sure.
Our route was Lake of the Woods,which is over 100 ...
... had travelled. We then flew further south into the national park area where we saw DOZENS of bears on a peninsula, including a mother and cub. We flew at about 300 feet and were careful not to spook the bears. A few of them started to run when we approached and we quickly backed off; most bears, however completely ignored us.
We saw areas that were now completely denuded of plant life, the results of too many snow geese eating ALL the vegetation. They are now a huge ...
... br> Boarded the Canadian train reasonably ontime only an hour late (more about this later) which goes across Canada to Toronto however we getting off at Winnipeg.
The sleeping carriages are quite different to ours (4 single cabins at one end then 4 pullman type then 6 double cabins. The pullman are two seats facing each other with a fold down bunk above. one seat has a lower bunk and the other the upper bunk. At night there is a curtain closing off the bunks from the ...