Travelodge Winnipeg East
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... sidings to allow trains to pass one another (read freight trains to pass passenger trains) to several tracks in and out of Winnipeg. I even saw tracks going right through farms and passing under grain elevators for easy loading. Apart from that day of rain I mentioned Winnipeg was dry and on a windy day it's very dusty, and that dust gets everywhere (hair, room, Italian soda). This all adds to a feeling of Winnipeg being a prairie city and by the time I ...
... a Trojan in the kitchen, but she politely refused every offer of help, saying, as Susan does "oh pooh", to any suggestion that I was being lazy. She was in her element, cooking up a storm for what would turn out to be more than 20 people later that evening. There was no chance to be overwhelmed by the wave of people who arrived sometime after 6pm, because there were so many of them that I didn't have time for that feeling! I was made to feel like an honoured guest, ...
... zip lines, cave tubing, spelunking adventures (where you MUST have a licensed guide) and waterfall rappelling. There does not seem to be a lack of adventure in Belize, rather there seems to be far more than you can squeeze into a few weeks.
We're not "tourists" in the regular sense, that is to say, we're not looking for places crammed with folks off the cruise ship. To that end, I found a site that ...
... We saw deer, bison and prairie dogs and turkeys. Next morning we drove north through the Black Hills to the gold mining area and visited the Wild West town of Deadwood where Wild Bill Hickock was gunned down. For Mick it was like reliving his childhood, due to the reference to cowboy movies he had seen as a kid everywhere you looked. 'Dances with wolves' was filmed around here, gives an idea of the prairie countryside and Black Hills'. Kevin Costner owns a saloon in ...
... out a day to do it. Anna did all the contacting of other staff who were around and able to come (many locals go away to spend time at one of the local lakes during summer, often for weeks at a time.) Happily, a few of the staff were available and able to come. We decided on the 1-3pm cruise, even though it was due to be hotter and more humid than ever that day, because it was a bit shorter than the 7-10pm, and mum and dad felt that was a bit late for them, and it didn't cool ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center