Travel Blogs from Winkler
On an overcast day we left Minneapolis and drove through St Cloud and Alexandria, Minnesota and to Fargo, North Dakota. We had a great lunch at Doolittles of parmesan crusted walleye fingers and smoky roasted chicken. Between Fargo and North Forks we observed six extremely long trains coming south. There was a lot of new development in North Forks since our last trip through here two years ago. ...
... It feels like we have done a lot of visiting in the past ten days but there are still many people we have yet to see. How lucky we are to have so many friends and family members who live in one area!
One week after we arrived home, I interviewed for and accepted a position as Guidance Counsellor at Garden Valley Collegiate for the next school year. I’m thrilled to be getting my old job back, and am hoping to ...
We loved the Altona, it's is situated in the Red River Valley which is about 80 mile wide and had been flatten by a glacier a few million years ago. Main Crops seem to be Wheat, Corn, Beans and some sunflowers. We were very honored to be the guest of the Enns family Brian and Delores. Delores was the first Canadian sunflower queen that came to Emerald, Queensland as part of the sunflower festival ...
... for renters when I left town on August 27, so that I wouldn’t be leaving work for Chris to do every evening after his real workday was done. The pace has been intense, with lots of switching gears between house stuff, planning what to put in the suitcase I’ll be living out of for the better part of a year, and of course, tons of last minute visits with family and friends. ...
... coffee cups full. It was fun to watch them work and they seemed to be having a good time despite the constant workload.
The motel in Grand Rapids, MN was one of the less than wonderful choices as there were a lot of smokers staying in the motel and the smoke smell permeated the room. The room had seen better days, but there was lots of hot water for my shower and I slept like a baby in the firm bed. I was eager to get out of the rain and that ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility