The Cedarwood Inn And Suites
Travel Blogs from Sidney
... figure out why he would do something like that, a pilgrimage of all things.
Ivan - Well he is surrounded by socialists and greens out there you know, that Elizabeth May lives about a block away from him, and the socialists got in his riding the last provincial election.
Ken - Maybe he needs fishing trip with the boys.
Ivan - Well get some bacon and wild meat into him, he's getting soft.
Ken - ( winding Ivan up ) Mom said ...
... was fabulous! It was a trio called Cuban Fire. They were great - sang those foot tapping sort of Cuban style songs that we love, and even ended with Guantanamera at someone's request!! Took me back to the 60s! They sang till about 9 and before leaving we took a detour to see the fountain in the sunken garden which was now putting on a coloured water display. Tomorrow we explore round Victoria ...
... And the water was VERY cold. Fun.
We did end up having a nice time wading in the water with the girls and skipping rocks, but honestly it was a lot of driving for something we can do back in Virginia any time we want. And then the girls fell asleep on the ride back and we were treated with one of Melina's hysterical hissy fits when she woke up. Ugh.
Thank goodness the day ended with lots of fun in the pool and a ...
But any stress melted away with some blackberry picking, a glorious pasta dinner with the entire family, and a night of talking, laughing, and gathering around the piano while the professional performers in the family did their thing. Melina has been a little crazy but overall both girls have been angels and are having the time of their lives. It really is too bad they can't see their cousins more often- cousins are the best.
... to get them to Europe, which was a heck of a lot more than when we flew AirTransat the last time. And I see that throughout their KLM magazine on the plane, they trumpet their environmental responsibility and encourage contacting them through the various social medias. OK, they'll be hearing from me. Small change in the scheme of things however.