Travel Blogs from Bellingham
... on the ferry with Nancy Gary and their dog Gracie. Gracie's brother dog Oscar had to stay home with a sore foot. As you view the idyllic pic of Trex playing with Gracie near water you will be fooled into thinking all is well in this canine relationship. You would be wrong. Trex often feels compelled to attempt complete domination with dogs larger than himself.
... arrived early in port so we were able to do a six hour guided tour of the city and surrounding area. Only 13 miles of highway on the whole island, but a nice little town with churches, museums, a state park, and friendly people. We had the best guide of any guide we have ever had in Europe or elsewhere. She had lived in Sitka for over 20 years; she had 7 kids, was a former school teacher, and was extremely knowledgeable on everything to ...
Roche Harbor has an industrial past related to lime production. The mineral was mined and then passed through kilns before finding its way to Seattle, San Francisco and other ports. The wealth generated a vibrant community headed by a Scot named McMillan. After the heyday of lime the town was sold to families more interested in the tourism potential. The old homes and hotels were renovated for use in this new “industry”. Currently there is a development ...
... thing. In the Netherlands we are used to having a small bracelet with a key around our wrist while swimming. Here you get a combination lock which allows you to not bring anything to the pool! It takes some practice to understand the locks, but this system is much more convenient than ours! I thought I could keep up with my hostfather... What was I thinking? I'm horrible swimmer, so after one hour of swimming I thought I was ...
God has decided a long long time ago that Sunday was a day of rest. You wouldn't do to many things and you would certainly not work, right? Well.. This Sunday was extremely busy, but great fun. I've done a lot of things!
It started all with running in the morning. Tom asked me yesterday evening if I wanted to run with him and his group. They would usually do about 5-6 miles (8-9 km) and he thought I might like it. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center