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Today is our last day in Yellowknife and I think we all have a bit of cabin fever. The worse bit is it is so beautiful and sunny outside. When you look out the window you just want to get amongst it all but as soon as you walk out the door.........FREEZING!
Still not feeling great. Pete took the kids to the laundry mat and did the washing …
Good news, Pete saw the Aurora too. I think he actually had better visibility then me, typical.
I almost feel that we have now seen what we came here to see and it is alright to leave but I will go out on the tour again tonight as we have come all of this way....because of me (damn bucket list).
Ventured to the indoor playground …
Found the hotel gym. Pete and kids were still sleeping on my return so what else to you do? Go back to bed.
How do I explain Yellowknife….friggin, bl##dy, friggin cold. Don't bother sending prisoners to jail, just send them here for a while, they will never commit the crime again. Plus, it is totally working as a threat for a time …
Thrilled, I saw the Northern Lights, bucket list, tick.
On a scale of visibility it was only a 3.5 out of 10 but it was still amazing and certainly worth the visit and the cold. At least this time I wore appropriate clothing so it was only my fingers and toes that were a little (OK, a lot) cold by the end of the night.
Pete goes …
Boarded our Air Canada flight (Jazz) to Yellowknife and everything appeared to be going as per a usual flight until we were about 1 hr away from our destination. The Captain advised that there was a problem and we needed to turn back to Calgary, hey who am I to argue with any mechanical problem. I was feeling a little nervous as I hate flying but …