Murray Premises Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. John's
... films. Danielle, Tony, Tammy and Alan, who just happened to be ending his Trans Canada journey on his Super Tenere also showed up and hung around for the historic moment.
Then there they were. Nevil sitting astride tired ol Twiggy and James on his beast of a KTM.
I filmed them coming in as I knew this would be a moment he would want to see. We shock hands and they got introductions and congratulations all round. They got their obligatory ...
... After an impromptu tour of Downtown, courtesy of a woman from Montreal, and a first taste of Canadian cuisine, the three and a half hour time difference kicked in and my bed was calling. And yes, I know its only a three and a half hour time difference but believe me that really takes its toll when you start your day at 5.00am thinking its 8.00am. I woke up refreshed the next day and keen to explore my new surroundings. A short ...
... we were still waiting on our car key and I put my book that I had been clutching all this time (as on all previous departures and arrivals) down on top of the small bag. When Pete finally got the key, we made our way out to the rental car. It is a black Ford Fusion. Again, the rental company upgraded us from our booking.
Drove to the hotel, which really wasn’t very far at all. It was more roundabout because ...
... then ever before, I really hope it doesn't take to bad a tole on me and ruin my dream vacation. These are the moments when my faith in God is really put in jeopardy, especially considering my continually heightening fear of planes. I'm just going to have to suck it up and trust that God will keep me safe! Itinerary to come in the next few days! ...
... and a very hazy look to the horizon (still the result of forest fires in Labrador). We've been quite surprised at just how much these fires have affected Newfoundland, as well as Nova Scotia and PEI. There is a definite haze everywhere you go, which is a bit disappointing because we're fairly sure it's detracting from the beautiful views.
At Cape Spear we were very lucky to see a pod of whales, which we think may have been Minkes. We counted five whales in ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking