Sandman Hotel Victoria
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... of the condo. I thought I'd ring anyways. The owners said we could leave our luggage at the condo and they just had to do a little more tidying up before we took possession of the place.
While waiting for the condo, we stopped into Lady Marmalade (which was next door to the condo building) and had a cup of herbal tea. Mom could not get over how expensive the tea was when I went to pay. I had joked about the price but I was not far off from what I ...
Despite an early night hoping for some decent sleep I only managed a couple of hours. This was partially due to the fact tht it was hot and stuffy. Hostels on the north west coast don't have air con, as it usually isn't warm enough to warrant it. However in the current dry spell (Van City has been dry for 30 days, the grass looks pretty hay-y) that is not so desirable. The overwhelming reason however is because of a middle aged guy snoring his head off. Now ...
... rooming with Jenna*. I helped Addy* and Rachel* move their stuff to their staff cabin on deck 6 and then a few of us went out to the wardroom for some guy’s birthday party and for Mick’s* goodbye party. The cake there was great but I didn’t really know the birthday boy so I went back after a bit and took a shower and got to bed by 1:30am. Gotta wake up at 5am tomorrow to go to US Immigrations in Seattle at ...
... but when we got up it's dry and only a bit overcast so far which is good. We were sitting here having brekky and looked up to see a cruise liner (Norwegian Jewel) coming into port - I guess cruise season has started now. Pretty cool to be able to watch them come into the harbour from our campsite. Another plus is the fridge is still working and has cooled right down since we plugged it in yesterday :) Today was laundry & cleaning day - got to rig up my laundry bike ...
*** Vancouver Island *** On Tuesday night after skating we got home and decided to head to Vancouver Island the next day in the morning. With not much planning ahead of us we looked at what time the ferry left at and we packed our bags and headed for the bus to catch the ferry. Danielle my roommate and I nearly missed the bus that leaves from our house because she thought we had plenty of time. I knew we had to hurry up the bus pulled up and we ran up and he waited ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility