House of Himwitsa
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- Hot tub
- Microwave in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Refrigerator in room
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... It gradually moved away from us so we set out for another favourite spot where we saw huge sealions - not the Californian type that make the "arf, arf" noise, but another rather quieter (but no less smelly) type. The chop was very high around these rocks, so photos were particularly challenging for these, but we got some reasonable ones before Chris motored out for calmer seas and the next species: seals. We found a couple of ...
... It was lovely just to sit still and think about everything we had done so far. After a while Harrison woke up so we went back to the hotel and Stuart went off to the garage to get Harrison some tea. He returned with a snack pack which Harrison greeted as it was a 3 course meal. This was followed by a battle to get Harrison asleep before us It had been a strange day but good to have time to catch up And as Steph keep's saying it's all part of the traveling ...
... into Tofino at about 5ish and checked into our hostel Whalers Guesthouse. We had spent about 3 hours ringing up this hostel when we were doing our planning as we really wanted to stay here, based almost solely on one photo we saw showing the view from the dining room across a bay. Well we can see why it took about 3 hours to get through; a) it’s really busy b) the staff are VERY relaxed so don’t rush at all and c) it is a ...
Today was just another foggy day in Tofino. I woke up first and was followed by Dad. At around 1pm we went out to Tofino to shop for food and to get some lunch. We wandered around a bit and had a variety of experiences. We went into the first shop (a clothes shop) to try and find Len some flip flops, and over the radio there was this really depressing story about a woman who thought she was going to go to prison because her daughter had died and she thought ...
... home made lunch, and taking in the beauty of the area. We were lucky enough to see the Stella Jay (bird) before the other tour boats arrived.
On our way back to the Tofino jetty, we again see another six Gray Whales, this time one came right by the boat, to get a spy of us. And the finale of the day was to see some more Sea Otters and one happily having a snack.
Vancouver Island is definitely a place to come back to experience the many ...