Mariaggi's Theme Suites Hotel
Travel Blogs from Winnipeg
... behind a few trees and lots of flowers and so we almost miss him but in the end we spotted him.
Now a bee line to Winnipeg. We cross the border into Manitoba and it is funny how quickly the scenery changed. in less than an hour we see far less trees and the land is flat. Next thing you know we see wheat and ...
This trip is now starting to sink in. My one way flight was bought back in January, and I figured I had all the time in the world. It was merely a wonderful fantasy and now It is an exciting reality. My last day of work was yesterday and It is surreal thinking that there is no grind to go back to.
Many emotions arise including being overwhelmed thinking of everything that's need to be done, packed and cleaned before this ...
... in the lounge car . . . came around with hors devours . . . and if you elect to eat one . . . then you must order another adult beverage . . . OK, if it is a train rule!! . . . so this time it is an English Bay Pale Ale by Granville Island Brewing out of Vancouver. But, during the wait Carol’s Nook HD+ is now fully charged . . . so she can watch a movie tonight if she chooses!
Finally, the freight train is Whizzing by!! We’ll be moving again in a few . . . ...
... in this blog, I love stuff like this!
After this fascinating tour, we headed across the street to the Fox and Fiddle pub, also one of the former Grand Banks of Winnipeg. It boasted the first marble facade. The inside is panelled and has beautiful columns in white Italian marble. Among other things it has also been a library and an art gallery. The former marble teller counter is now naturally the bar, and the employee lunchroom is the vault, windowless and with ...
... inbetween the wheel tracks that my car was literally sliding over it as the undercarriage wasn't high enough to clear it! I slid out slightly, but enough to scare me, when I came to stop at one of the lights. I couldn't wait to pull into my parking pace at the condo, and try and unwind. The next day, everyone at work, including the kids, had one question on their lips when they saw me, "Did you pass?!" I was touched that so many people were so interested and concerned. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet