Canadian Princess Resort
Travel Blogs from Ucluelet
... west I've ever been. If I kept going the next stop would be Japan. I rewarded myself with a beer then headed off to the Matterson House restaurant. Locals here eat early - they close at 9 - so I was here before 7. The main course, pasta with clams and haddock iin a rich tomato salsa sauce was arguably the best pasta I've ever eaten - and I told them so. Their chocolate mousse was pretty good too. I had an early ...
I'm pleased to say, the next night was much warmer. We donned our hats, gloves and thermals before climbing into our sleeping bags. I'd even brought a fluffy blanket to go over the top of us - and we were both snug-as-a-bug. I discovered that the checkout lady had left the security tag on my hat, but that did not stop me wearing it! I just looked like a right chav in the toilet block - I'm sure a few of the other guests thought I'd pinched it!!
There it was. In the middle of a display of marble statues imported from China. A laughing Buddha. So I smiled and went by his side. Shades of the East already! (This was at a store called Coombs, on the way to Port Alberni.)
I have always wanted to see a grove of West Coast Firs. Phil stopped his car in the middle of Cathedral Grove. Most ...
... bones scarred by knife and tooth. Like they have been viciously assulted but survived. We stayed above the mullosks and such that were growing on the rocks, didn't want to crush or cut. Eventually the shore breaking on the rocks started to freak us out so we came back to camp. Just hung out and made tea, rearrange camp again, and chatted with the neighbors. They found out we had never had real seafood before and set to right that as ...
... feeding, so amazing. We were in a zodiac type of vessel that sat 10 people. We also saw a black bear looking for lunch on a beach. It was amazing, and once again we have photos and possibly a couple of movies, but due to technical difficulties...yada yada yada.... Once we got back we were starving.... the woman who owns the motel had provided some options for ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Kids activities or Babysitting