Laughing Moon Farm
Travel Blogs from Eastsound
... is attached to the Explorer and puts on the car brakes when we step on Big Mo's brakes). The Brake Buddy runs off the car battery and we had used the battery all up. Fred was getting our small charger out when our neighbors noticed what he was doing and offered their truck to give us a jump. Another neighbor was scrounging for jumper cables, and between all of them, we got the car started again. Camping people are great! ...
... a dog who turned out to be the biggest pansy despite being a ridgeback x. Got told that on the Indian Reserve right next door it was fairly commonplace to see the natives out shooting, totally drunk! Which Sarah and I both thought hilarious till we were told that no, everyone actually ran and hid in their respective vans every time this occurred!
Next day we were dropped into the city via the scenic route that, even in the ****** overcast weather, could tell ...
... have been a perfect night if our
waitress had not made the totally understandable mistake of adding an extra
bottle of wine to our bill?? Never mind, we are learning to roll with the
punches, no matter where they come from.
Finished the night with a short
stroll over to the night display of the Parliament Building.
Beautiful and iconic Victoria.
... and a large number of outdoor activities.
We arrived at the cruise pier early in the morning. Compared to our other ports of call, this stop would be shorter – all aboard was at 1:30 pm. After breakfast we left the ship with a plan to enjoy a nice long walk along the very nice harbor walkway ar and then through the downtown area of Victoria. It was about a 30-minute walk from the cruise port to the inner harbor area of Victoria. Along the ...
... Once our room was ready we settled in, this hotel is huge with 477 rooms, Linda and I both agree it has a castle like atmosphere.
Wide hallways snake from the main elevator bank leading us to our room. The hallways have various pieces of antique furniture and old portraits on the wall that posess an almost ghostly quality.
The room itself is well appointed and our ...