Resort at Deer Harbor
Travel Blogs from Deer Harbor
... interested in doing a similar cycle trip (and to remind myself for the next trip), I will do a post on the most useful items we took with us. My limited wardrobe this time worked out really well and there were other things we took that made the whole experience easier. #1 on that list I think would be my iPad. We used Google Maps (no wifi needed) to tell us where the hell we were sometimes when the cycle route maps and signage let us down or we made a ...
... from any tap. The lake was formed about 7,700 years ago when the 12,000 ft volcano Mt. Mazama collapsed after a major eruption. The resulting huge caldera formed the presentday lake which is the deepest in the USA (9th deepest in the world) at almost 600 metres and measures up to 10 kms across in places.
When we got to the viewing area as far up the rim road as had been cleared of snow we got out of the car to stand on the hard packed snow looking down ...
... on Trip Advisor complained about, and there are bath robes! It doesn’t get much better than that.
Before I go I need to answer some of the pressing
questions people have asked:
- Yes, we are having a great time and loving
· Yes, the pictures of the cherry trees are
· Yes, the Canucks have won the past two
· The rare Bud Jerry Gar parrot is also known
as a budgie.
... t think of another to describe the colour and beauty!
The title of this entry is for Keith. As we began this walk he was a little less than enthusiastic, so Judy told him to suck it up and consider it compulsory fun. And fun it was, we ended our tour with High Tea in the conservatory (sounds like a Clue game!), which our bus driver assured us was better than at the Empress and cheaper! ...
... downtown. Victoria is a very pleasant city and is pretty chilled. There is a sort of English twee to it. We didn't do much except wander around and hang out. Next we drove out to Tofino and the Pacific Rim national park. We camped one night on our way. We spotted a bear in the woods near where we were camping. This did not bode well for a good nights sleep! Tofino is nice but the weather ...