Montcalm Gordon Motor Hotel
Travel Blogs from Winnipeg
... everyone entering was listed as a hotel guest.
Maybe it was because it was a Friday night, and people were cutting loose. Maybe the guests at a wedding at the hotels were exuberantly celebrating. Maybe it was because the Winnipeg Jets lost 2-4 to the Tampa Bay Lightning.
It wasn't an especially nice evening. Winnipeg is rough.
Hockey team ...
... Winnipeg winter.
We stopped by burnt out catholic cathedral which must have been very imposing in its day, the parishioners have built a modern replacement within the stone walls of the old.
Next stop was the Legislative Assembly building for Manitoba, a large imposing building with gardens going down the river. Winnipeg is built on the confluence of two rivers (Red and Assiniboine) which have flooded from time to time the last one in the 90's.
We were going ...
... Over the nine years of her husband being away much of the time, the woman had many kindnesses extended to her by both the man and his wife. The woman now wanted to get off the train, but it had already past Point Of Return when what the man said included accurate information about her own daughters as part of his and his wife's circle of intimate friends. It was then that the woman knew she was being held hostage aboard this train. This was not the first time his stories had held ...
... As a result, my checked luggage was tagged to go to London and NOT Edinburgh. Even though "Bibs" of Air Canada customer service said that she would go to the luggage area and tag my bag herself, it still made me nervous. As an interesting side note, "Bibs" told me that she was an old friend of Steve Grahame, one of the administrators at The Comp. Boarding our flight to London went smoothly and we were seated near the back of a 9 seat per row plane. ...
... truth I just felt so blessed to have such a lovely place and people to spend time with at Christmas. As Susan had told me, it was loud and fun and everyone talking and catching up at once, and in no time we were seated at the huge dining tables, now groaning with the food Susan and Jason had been preparing for a large portion of the day, as well as copious amounts their relatives had brought. Susan has Ukrainian heritage, so among the many dishes on offer I was ...
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