Travel Blogs from Simcoe
Was up bright and early at 6am - not sure why but hey, at least the showers weren't busy. Was able to run some errands, gas, food etc before heading to Point Pelee National Park.
Point Pelee is a 10 kilometre sandspit jutting into Lake Erie which is 2/3rds marsh and the rest has a Carolinian forest which is unique in Canada. The …
... to Abu Dhabi which takes over 13hrs.
I feel relieved and excited the day is but a single sleep away after working a less than enjoyable job for most of the summer only then for my departure to be delayed by my belief that government agencies are accurate in their statements of how long it takes to process documents...my advice when submitting applications for things like travel visas and police checks is to always get ...
... completed university and still trying to plot out my next move I decided I wanted to go somewhere that was exotic and alien to any where I'd ever been. Rather than merely celebrate after graduating uni and go to a beach and down pints of Corona daily, I thought "why not kill two birds with one stone and volunteer for a good cause while still getting to the chance to go the beach!"
When it came to choosing ...
1. All Along the Watchtower Jimi Hendrix
2. Black Betty - Ram Jam
3. Born to Be Wild - Steppenwolf
4. Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood - The Animals
5. The End - The Doors
6. Fortunate Son - CCR
7. Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd
8. Gimme Shelter - The Rolling Stones
9. Give Peace a Chance - The Plastic Ono Band
10. Green River - CCR
11. Happiness is a Warm Gun - Beatles
12. Hey Joe - ...
... dead animals on Hwy 402 - raccoons, skunk, birds, squirrel, deer - it's like a video game - glad I'm driving in the day time so I can see them instead of night when I would be hitting them.
After setting up the Rialta at the front of the house, we all visited outside on their back deck as the weather was beautiful. Barb made a wonderful chicken dinner for supper. Afterwards, we reminisced about the past, looked at their son's wedding photo's, mom ...