Tag Archives: Canada

World Trip 2006: Day 133 – Seattle to Vancouver, Canada

Tuesday 8 August 2006 Highlights: Canadian Border Crossing Today I was mostly killing time before catching my Greyhound bus back to Vancouver.   Unwisely I throw out my map of Seattle and as a result got myself slightly lost when … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 130 – Victoria to Seattle, USA

Friday 5 August 2006 Highlights: None What a big day travelling, first I had to get from Victoria to Vancouver via ferry and bus.   They I caught a Skytrain to the Central Train station to them catch a Greyhound … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 129 – Victoria, Canada

Friday 4 August 2006 Highlights: Beautiful Butchart Gardens, British Columbia Legislative building Today is the last full day of the tour and the only event I had on the agenda was a visit to the Butchart Gardens.   These gardens … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 128 – Whistler to Cheainus and Victoria, Canada

Thursday 3 August 2006 Highlights: Ferry ride to Vancouver Island, Murals at Cheainus Some of our group managed to see a bear during their early morning walk, I doubt now that I’ll see one however that not a big deal … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 127 – Lake Louise to Whistler, Canada

Wednesday 2 August 2006 Highlights: Grand views of Nature at Whistler Not really a big day, we come into Whistler around 4.00 pm after a lengthy bus drive of over 9 hours to see the resort town that will be … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 126 – Banff to Lake Louise and Kelowna, Canada

Tuesday 1 August 2006 Highlights: The Majestic Lake Louise Today we left the Canadian Rockies for the last time.   The highlight easily of this day was the stop at Lake Louise. The Chateau at Lake Louise costs $600 minimum … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 125 – Banff, Canada

Monday 31 July 2006 Highlights: Gondola Mountain Ride, magnificent Chateau Banff, Dinner show A fantastic day of exploring and laughing.   I started the day with a gondola (aka cable car) ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain.   The … Continue reading

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