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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... feel huge surges of energy which radiated from my face down through my toes after about 30 minutes or so and a strange sense of both lifting off the ground and sinking into it at the same time. It's strange to think that we can produce such a reaction just from breathing.
Last week we had our Canadian Thanksgiving. There was a bunch of people around and it was a really nice feeling being a part of it all. We ate amazing food, including a ...
... it was time for the next chapter in my journey and I knew it had to be done. After an incredible shower, a huge dinner, laundry, a couple of craft beers and a night on a queen sized bed, I was picked up and taken in to Seattle.
The next couple of days were pretty uneventful; moving from Seattle, into Vancouver (Canada), then out to a town called Nelson.
The bus ride from Vancouver to Nelson took over 12 hours, but it was a beautiful drive. It is so green ...
... climb in and take a look whenever you come to visit... or simpler yet, GO to Kootenay Bay/Balfour and see it for yourself!
Another thing we learned that night: don't arrive in Nelson the night that Shambhala Music Fest let's out. Not a good night to find affordable rooms, however a fantastic way to splurge for a fancy dancy hotel for one night. Totally worth every penny.
... lake. We drove alongside it for about 100km, heading for the free ferry. We stopped outside the glass house – built by a mortician out of bottles and lived in by he and his wife for many years. It was interesting but not enough for us to pay for. We also found the chimney, which is all that remains of the cabin built by the last man to be hanged in Nelson, which seemed timely. We were amused by the signs that warned us of a Congested area ahead - on any empty road ...
Here we are in the west Kootenay's charming town of Nelson. We had a lovely time wandering up Baker Street viewing the beautiful architecture of the old buildings. Most of the buildings date back to late 1800, early 1900's constructed during the town's silver rush boom. The court house and bank buildings are, of course, the most impressive. We dined at the Hume Hotel, which at this point is a rather plain square brick building ...