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... wasn't hard to miss the rainbow flags painted on the roads or the pink dustbins. Personally, Gay Pride or not, all dustbins should be pink, end of!
Next we walked the entire length of Granville Street which is where I first stayed in a Youth Hostel 9 years ago. Sure enough it was still there in the hub of Granville next to the old Vogue and ...
... in a historic inn on the river's misty edge, on Yurok Tribal Lands, eat salmon caught that morning in the river and relish other fresh produce from the area.
A new friend, met in Mexico, has told us of an unmarked access route into Jedediah Smith Redwoods Forest. We take it. This is a rare sanctuary: a redwoods park without evidence of commercial development within it. The trees rule. We soon find ourselves surrounded by giants. Another appears to cover ...
... are in contact with the seat. It would have been worth it. I felt squashed.
The most unexpected treat from today?
I bought a JapaDog - an okonomiya hot dog. Essentially okonomiyaki! It was great. I washed it down with an AW cola. It totally hit the spot.
I owe myself a gold star for not staying in the hotel this evening. I wandered toward Canada place and ended up at the Vancouver Lookout.
... at a time and it is just a short trip for $5 although we got it free with the vouchers from the Trolley bus.
Granville Island Markets have fresh fruit & veggies, seafood and various other foods to buy as well as food vendors with a large variety of foods; crafts and market stalls in other buildings. We bought salmon bagels for lunch and sat outside overlooking the river while jazz bands played in the background as part of the Jazz Festival. There was quite a ...
... cycle on the right side of the path or road!
Don't bother washing your hair when wearing a cycle helmet!
And one for the men - Concentrate on cycle path when cycling past beaches filled with young women.
Don't let your boyfriend cycle behind you with the video running on his mobile!
It may take several days for your body to adjust to the 8 hours difference.
Stats - Cycled 9 ...
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