James Bay Inn Hotel, Suites & Cottage
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- Airport Transportation
- Refrigerator in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Breakfast Available
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... headed back along Government Street and bumped into Eric (the owner of Five Star Whaling) who informed us that there had been sightings that very morning and J Pod were now much closer. As there is a sightings guarantee, Eric escorted us straight down to the companies second office, near the Fairmont Empress to join tourists about to board the 2pm outing. As Eric said "You came here to see whales, so what are you doing? I thought you'd be back ...
... have removed the flowers, a good portion of these clunkers run back and forth from Tofino to Ucluelet.
There was nothing much on the plan for today as I wasn't certain how long the drive would take. We did make good time and got to Victoria around 2:00.
The hotel is a ways out but has a shuttle to take you downtown so we headed to the inner harbour area. We just strolled around past the ...
... so we were safe. Oddly enough we had seen tsunami evacuation area signs yesterday in Ucluelet – and the woman in the restaurant had even said that it was in the safe area and she had wine so we would be very comfortable.
I also took photos of some of the lovely autumn colouring we were enjoying on the drive.
We also included a stop at the Cathedral Grove to walk on the other side of the forest. There was ...
... we had got back to downtown and decided to treat ourselves to elevensies! Victoria, being influenced by England, has a tea drinking culture not found in many other places in Canada! It has a number of tea houses selling many many flavour of teas! We stopped at the popular Murchies and had a 1894 orange peko??? Which I think was the closet to normal tea! It tastes the same anyway and went down nicely with a cream scone and Jam! I actually think ...
Yesterday Jocelyn took me for a nice walk along the water, and I saw a seal, just beneath, swimming there! She told me that today, at the same spot, she saw one again, who just had catched a large octopus!
This afternoon, I went with Jocelyn and her friend Carol to the Butterfly Garden.
Much like the "Vlindertuin" in "Het Zwin" in Belgium (but I think this one closed recently).
Tropical temperatures ...