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Travel Blogs from Victoria
... And then they hurtle down from the summit at breakneck speed...only to repeat the exercise until they eventually succeed in killing or injuring themselves! Jeez, they come down the mountain fast!
We were on one such gondola ride up to the top of Whistler Mountain when we saw a mama bear and her two young cubs meandering up the overgrown path below us! Gorgeous family of Black Bears out for a jaunt. What a thrill!
... but it was fantastic, the reality and detail of displays was amazing. Took you through the world wars, Canadian Pacific rail line, old and new London, fairy tales, circus history, Charles Dickens etc. Had to be seen to be believed, working models with lights, sound ...
... history of the village. Footprints on the pavement take you from one to another. This, and the other villages we visited, truly feel like they are from another time from decades ago. Small local shops, where everyone has a time to chat. Very lovely, and I hope they remain sustainable, instead of giving in to big name brands making every high street look like a clone.
Duncan was a little bigger. Duncan's claim to fame is their Totem poles. 80 ...
... code for "be quiet and we hope they have it on the ship". Of course, there was no oatmeal, but they did have other breakfast appropriate foods, so he was placated.
The trip was uneventful, with the three of us getting in some reading, sudoko, sleeping and watching the Puget Sound and Strait of Juan de Fuca go past. Unfortunately it rained the entire way, so not great ...
... going to be travelling to 6 different countries in 5 weeks with 4 different climates, what to pack! I am heading to Vegas of course for a little Arbonne girl time for 3 days before I meet Richard and the boys in St. Thomas to regroup before we head off to meet David in Tortola, BVIs. What is the first thing that comes to mind for a woman who is going to Vegas with a bunch of other women who know how to dress up & have a good time? Heels, dressy girly ...
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