Prairie Oasis Tourist Complex
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Just a short entry coming up here, as we pack and prepare to leave for Costa Rica on October 17. All of you who will see this were on our blog last winter as we traveled through Mexico and Central America. As you probably know, we purchased a house not far off the south pacific beach in Costa Rica last February.
We came back to …
... in my life. When I was in a line up on Monday, I saw a young woman I thought I recognized, but realized the probability was very slim. I lost sight of her and forgot about it. But later I saw her again and boldly said, excuse me, I think I know you from somewhere. She looked at me and concurred. It took us a while but we finally figured out that I had met her at After The Grind in Blackfalds, the YWAM base ...
... feeling there was no hope in every seeing them again. Others just lived in a constant mode of depression.
In 1947, the Parliament repealed the act. And in 2006, our current federal government and Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, recognized this sad part of our Canadian history and openly apologized to our many Chinese immigrants. At that time, the government compensated (approximately $20,000) the survivors or their spouses for the racist head tax that they had paid ...
... down, at least four, possibly five (if we get one for BC) more to go!
We continued along to Moose Jaw, and found a campsite that was recommended to us by a couple in Medicine Hat that we had met the previous night. The campsite boasted water slides and a pool, and since Craig and I were fairly certain that we weren't going to find a nice lake to swim in, we thought this might be our best bet. After checking ...
We arrived in Moose Jaw safe and sound, but very tired - today was a long drive! We travelled almost 800 km from north of Winnipeg, down through the rain and back onto the TransCanada Highway through Portage La Prairie, Elkhorn, Qu'Appelle, Indian Head, and onwards to Regina.
It was a pleasant drive; the prairies are beautiful to me, colourful fields of canola yellow, flax blue, ...
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Other places to stay in Moose Jaw
1590 Main Street North, Moose Jaw | 3 star hotelfrom $101
1720 Main St. N., Moose Jaw | 2 star hotelfrom $106
155 Thatcher Drive W., Moose Jaw | 2 star hotelfrom $114
45 North Service Road, Moose Jaw | 3 star hotelfrom $88
132 Athabasca Street East, Moose Jaw | Hotelfrom $35