Marina West Motel
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This morning we got up early and drove to Anacortes to catch the ferry to Victoria. After a stop in Friday Harbor to pick up some passengers, we arrived near Victoria. We then drove to Tofino on the western coast of Vancouver Island, to spend a couple of days exploring the area. Our room at the Marina West Motel walked out onto a balcony that over …
... has become home to some floating homes, eating places and a few small shops. It is a very popular tourist spot where you can also spot the odd seal or otter.
After lunch we headed up the Cowichan Valley through Nanaimo to McMillan Provincial Park. The park is famous for Cathedral Grove, located at the top of Cameron Lake. Cathedral Grove straddles the highway. The south loop has giant Douglas-fir ...
... Sat – Went for a walk along Robson St, the main shopping street in Vancouver and were still pretty tired so gave in and had Five Guys for dinner. Wandered around the city some more and came back.
Sun – We went to the Van Dusen Botanical Gardens very late in the day. The man on the gate lets us go in for free, as it was a special Japanese event and the gardens were about to close in ...
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While skin cooks, remove duck meat from bones, reserving bones, and finely shred.
Toast chile in dry saucepan over moderate heat, turning with tongs, until fragrant and pliable, about 2 minutes, then transfer to a bowl. Cover chile with boiling-hot water and soak until softened, about 20 minutes. Drain chile and transfer to a blender.
While chile soaks, add onion and garlic to dry saucepan and cook ...
... traffic in terms of whale-watching boats, pleasure boats, fishing boats and the fairly frequent and noisy take off and landing of sea planes. All of which we were going to have to negotiate on our way out and in. Hearts began to flutter...
Duly warned, we jumped into our boats (Tim in front providing ballast/power, Chelle with all the responsibility of steering in the back - great potential for ...