Travelodge Silver Bridge Inn
Travel Blogs from Duncan
... dinner is cooking (including roasted veggies to use up all the vegetables from the fridge), the house is clean and the laundry is up-to-date. Phil and Betty, the house/pet sitters are coming over tonight to join us for dinner. Then they are driving us to the ferry in the morning. I also had phone calls from Kim and Gail - I hope they know how much I appreciate their ...
... into the Strait of San Juan de Fuca in search of humpbacks and were successful in being able to watch a few. No Orcas around here. We went past Race Rocks and saw a couple of hundred sea lions who were busy making a racket. Some of them were trying to push others around without much success as some of the big guys can weight as much as 700k. There were some elephant seals tucked away in a corner sunning themselves. On another Island adjacent there was ...
... time to collect our car and begin the excitement of driving on the wrong side of the road. I had elected Eleanor the driver and just as well because we got a girly, brand new VW beetle. To start off, it was quite helpful to have 2 people in the car. We kept verbally confirming what we doing – "Yep, I’m turning left, into that far lane, keep right." I (Eleanor) actually found it helpful not to think about it too much, just follow the traffic, ...
... tests, I lost count of needle pricks at 8, they ruled it was cause by the malaria meds adversely reacting with one of my usual daily prescriptions. I was released this morning and returned home. Needless to say I am not cleared for travel for the time being and had to cancel all flights, hotels, etc. Not a happy camper. I shall rebook once things return to normal and I get the all clear. Disappointed, but not discouraged.
... looking, feeling, being, and learning what they have to offer. While neither offers the complete package of spirituality, devotion and faith, I hope similar excursions to (at last count a list of over 300 different) Muslim mosques, Sikh gurdwaras, Hindu, Buddhist and Jainist temples and shrines, might just all combine to create one perfect insight.
We first world, Westernites take fore granted the luxuries bestowed on us for being simply born in this ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility