Category Archives: Travel

Hotel Dodge Caravan

Are we crazy? Probably. Is it worth it? Definitely . When you have a blizzard chase you off the prairies and over four mountain passes to a tune of over 1100 km, sleeping at the ferry terminal to catch the … Continue reading

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Travelling Trials

We are back from another extended long weekend to the island. It was actually our second attempt as our first attempt ended poorly due to weather (as detailed in the post A Change of Plans). The journey out was fairly … Continue reading

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Ferry Time Again

(Please click on the images to view the slide show.) Riding the ferries is usually a fairly pleasant experience. BC Ferries, up to this point, have been pretty prompt and efficient in our experience, however this past weekend “prompt and … Continue reading

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Unexpected Roads

It feels like it has been ages since I put up a new post here. The last few weeks has been a blur of time at the cabin, a trip to Pender Island and our Western Grebe incident. (Please feel … Continue reading

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Riding the Ferries

Riding the ferries is a big part of having a home on an island. It’s how you get to the island (obviously!), but also your method of  transportation when you need to pick up items that you can’t buy on … Continue reading

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Fore!

How I spent my Easter vacation…………….GOLFING! I am smugly putting up this post knowing that my readers in Alberta will be waking up to the aftermath of a snow storm.I know it is kind of evil to write about golf … Continue reading

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Weekend Stats – February 2013 Edition

4.5 days 2460 km driven 2125 pictures taken 3 ferries 1 birthday 8 beaches 1 afternoon kayaking 1 fireplace tiled (but not grouted!) 250 km driven in the fog

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