Travel Blogs from Winnipeg
... felt like friends, but it's so much better now that we've met in person.q
So after this goodbye, it was across the hall to hug Christi goodbye, and from her phone, mine no longer being connected, I called Julie to let her know I was coming over for a quick goodbye and to give her a small present I'd not had a chance to earlier. Julie was all excited and sad at the same time, we hadn't caught up since before the summer, so it was so nice to spend some time ...
... invited myself and Stacey and Leo over to her house for dinner in mid November, so I had the chance to meet the rest of her immediate family, which was lovely. Anna and her husband have Portuguese cultural heritage, and know how to entertain. Their house is fabulous, with a basement that has everything from a walk behind bar to a jacuzzi! Anna is also an amazing cook, and it is a wonder we could even walk down to the basement after we'd eaten her fabulous dinner, which ...
... and writing less while doing it isn't exactly my writing style, ha!
I said I'd elaborate on the Terry Fox Run, so here it is. He was a young man (only 22) when he passed away in 1980 after years of battling cancer of the bones. He'd had one leg amputated in an attempt to halt the spread. Terry chose to raise money and awareness of the disease, and cancer in general, by attempting to run across Canada. Unfortunately, after running hundreds of kilometres, at a ...
... that says we have officially passed the mid point of Canada. Western Canada we have arrived!
We locate our hotel and quickly check in and change for dinner. Tonight is our 13th wedding anniversary and we have made dinner plans at a restaurant called 529 Wellington. The restaurant is housed in a huge, lovely ...
... for her flight and it was located relatively close to Alieshia's.
In the morning Alieshia, Robb, Kyle, Ashton, & Myla joined us for breakfast at the hotel and then enjoyed a day in the hotel pool.
Karen had a few supplies to pick up so I drove her around and then off to the airport. Can't believe we actually accomplished that deadline and we're not exhausted - thanks for travelling with us Karen - ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed