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... see them all. My brother was there also with two of his kids...another bonus! After some short but sweet visiting time we drove onward here to Abbotsford. The older girls went swimming again, this time with dad while M4 and I hung out in the room watching Treehouse.
Tomorrow is our last leg to the south Okanagan. We will drive on thru to Oliver, then to Osoyoos where we will be staying for the next four nights. It will be nice to stay put in the same place for ...
... visualizing the importance the circus played in the 30s - 50s. One model featured 10000 people and a working exhibition midway
Perhaps the most unique were the ones dedicated to the works of Charles Dickens. Great Expectations was brought to life giving one a visual for the surroundings that enveloped Pip.
If you have read the book you know what I am talking ...
... Weds 4th July.
Got up a bit early around 8am, had breakfast then headed off to the border. Today we were planning to spend the day state side to join in on the 4th of July celebrations. Half an hour down the road and we were back at the border being grilled by the "friendly" border guard. Once he let us on our way, we drove 2 minutes into Blaine to join in the fun. We found a parking spot and wandered ...
... took a genuine interest in us, and I soon found myself reciprocating that interest. There's a profound authenticity that is achieved when immersing oneself in the everyday activities of another culture, be it smoking a nargileh in an old bathhouse in Tabriz, Iran, or drinking Arabic coffee in a small shop in Aleppo, Syria, with old men playing endless games of backgammon around you. This wasn't the 'tourist trap,' some kind of feigned authentic experience ...
... would prefer to spend my time doing something different. Raul had advised me that there was a tower that gave you the most magnificent view over the city, I found it eventually after walking around it 360 degrees looking for the entrance! There were only about 107 steps and the view was worth the climb. God I am so unfit it isn't funny anymore!! Got plenty of aerial like photos;-)
On the way to meet Raul for a lift to the library I stumbled upon ...
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32110 Marshall Road, Abbotsford | 3 star hotelfrom $89
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1821 Sumas Way, Abbotsford | 3 star hotelfrom $92
1881 Sumas Way, Abbotsford | 2 star hotelfrom $77
2020 Sumas Way, Abbotsford | 3 star hotelfrom $118
2073 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford | 2 star hotelfrom $77
32288 King Road, Abbotsford | 5 star hotelfrom $262
32720, Simon Ave, Abbotsford | 2 star hotelfrom $108