Sandman Hotel Victoria
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- Airport Transportation
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Refrigerator in room
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Travel Blogs from Victoria
We had been getting around from place to place on the red bus but today we were committed to getting a closer look at the harbour surrounds on foot. Lucky the map didn't have distances on it or we may have been daunted. Endomodo and UP keep us honest and credited us with 25 000 steps and 14 kilometres of tourist heaven. Ironically we started the day by organising some transport for upcoming events - a shuttle bus to "the" gardens and a dusk ...
... traveller, I will need to rely on the hospitality of strangers and hope to bond with others on a similar quest. I plan to overnight in refugios (pilgrim hostels) most of the time.
I enjoy walking, meeting new people, exploring new places, and learning about local history, legend and art.
Joyce also said,"Beauty wakens what is sleeping in our spirit. It relieves the veins of tiredness ...
... conducting dragon boat races to raise money for cancer research , some of the people in the boats are themselves cancer survivors. Then round to the break water to see one of the huge cruise ships that was docked , I think we had seen this ship the previous day in Seattle. It was very nice being out walking as the temperature was moderate and there wasn't a cloud in the sky. On the breakwater we had this fantastic view across the stretch ...
... excursion. Our tour was from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm, a cool part of the day. They were having a heat wave - it got up to 80F today!
The Gardens were as beautiful as I remember them from 16 years ago, the last time we were there. What more can I say - beautiful flowers, inspired landscaping, and wonderful people with whom to wander the Gardens!
The Gardens were started in the early 1900s by the wife of a concrete-manufacturing magnate. When he stopped ...
... the top due to the tall trees. The area is very damp and many trees seem to be "fuzzy" with moss. The moss is so thick it actually causes their branches to be weighed down making the trees seem to have eerie spider legs.
We decide at this point to head straight for the ferry and hope to arrive ...