Travel Blogs from St. Catharines
... the computer. Ricki Lake is on the TV so I settle in and get comfortable, knowing full well that I am going to nod off, but as my husband pointed out earlier, we are on vacation.
Around 4:30 we start getting ready to head over to Richelle’s. “By the way,” my aunt says, “Paul is coming down too.” “Is he really?” I ask with definite excitement in my voice. “I will be so glad to see ...
... parts shop that sells the helmet I'm after. Tim, the sales assistant at dual sport is great and while I'm looking for a Shoei helmet I spot a $700 Arai on sale $300 (a bargain for this type of helmet) I have a good chat with Tim and he invites me out for a ride/beers if I'm in the area again. It's after 7 when I get back to the city. An a email is waiting for me confirming that insurance will be issued ...
... from Toronto for a grand total of 3 plane rides, 2 days, and one matatu ride(taxi, or "maxi" as the Trinis call it:)---and a partridge in a pear tree-- to my home for the next two months
I'll try to update this blog as much as possible, hopefully my next post will be when I've safely arrived!
see ya later, heading to the equator:)
(I hope I'm all packed, I hope I have ...
... that it won't be the last time these two catch up. We trained it back to Leanne's for a fun night of dinner and Farkle, we also met Blosses friend Kim whom seems nice, Leanne became friends with her over a year ago when they stayed in the same hotel when she arrived in Toronto. It was a good night then after I read Amanda a few chapters of Willy Wonks it was off to bed as we are going to Niagara falls tomorrow and I'm looking forward to ...
... a trip to the gracery store as I needed to buy some GF supplies and I guess what.. milk comes in plastic bags! Yeah, they buy it in 3 bag lots and then they place it in a jug to serve. It was kind of weird. I also found delicious cereal... all my GF grains soaked in maple syrup - yum! I am staying with Italians so of course the coffee is good. Today it is really cold, raining and windy. I have realised I have so not packed correctly ...
Other places to stay in St. Catharines
Fairview - Facer, St. Catharines | 3 star hotelfrom $110
York - Haig, St. Catharines | 2 star hotelfrom $109
York - Haig, St. Catharines | 3 star hotelfrom $133
Lakeport, St. Catharines | 3 star hotelfrom $83
York - Haig, St. Catharines | 2 star hotelfrom $81
York - Haig, Gatlinburg | 1 star motelfrom $81