- Canada - Toronto, OntarioAfter 24,000 kms of driving for the past 4 months we're nearing the end of our North American adventure. Our final stop, Toronto! There have been so many great experiences and awesome people that made our trip! Our good pal Posted by TheNomadWay.com in TheNomadWay.com | Sep 16, 2014
- Canada - Prince Edward County, OntarioOn our way to through Ontario we drove along the St Lawrence River and we could see New York State over the water! We were also able to check out the Thousand Islands National Park. A stunning place where the Posted by TheNomadWay.com in TheNomadWay.com | Sep 5, 2014
- Entry 15 - Snow and ice adventures and the Freebody visitSunday morning (it’s 16 November by now) Willy and I headed out for breakfast – something we haven’t done much of since being here. Afterwards we went to Urban Fare and got some groceries and went for a walk along Posted by Aussiesincanada in A year of adventures | Dec 5, 2014
- Canada - Ottawa, OntarioArriving back into 'Canadian' Canada we arrived in Ottawa, the Capital of Canada. The Government is housed in a beautiful ' Gothic revival' building, which was a visual contrast to the capital of America. Parliament Hill is perched on the Posted by TheNomadWay.com in TheNomadWay.com | Sep 4, 2014
- Entry 13 - Vancouver with Willy, lots of birds and a BEAVER!After being mostly indoors for two days doing my last blog I headed out on Friday 24 October and went to do some shopping. I bought a new camera online for my travelling so I didn’t have to take the Posted by Aussiesincanada in A year of adventures | Dec 4, 2014
- Disaster: Two Weeks in TorontoSo, about Halifax not wanting me to leave? Turns out all of Canada was in on the act. After a last visit to the Rocket Bakery and a chat with Laura, I caught a taxi to the airport with plenty Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Dec 3, 2014
- WelcomeHi everyone,
Just a quick welcome to the blog. I hope to be able to give followers a good indication of what the group has experienced each and every day of the journey. The plan is to post a written description Posted by FHSEurope2014 in FHS Europe | Dec 2, 2014
- Wonderings...Tomorrow's the day! One more sleep!
Poring over websites, talking to people who've been and planning, planning for the last 9 months. We leave Pearson Airport in the morning. It seems so long ago that the flights were booked that I Posted by otisandma in Pura Vida - Costa Rica Dec '14 | Dec 1, 2014
- Almost Booked!
Waiting for prices to come down, will book in January. Will go in April, hope it isn't spring brea Posted by Hyperpipe in Hyperpipe's Adventures | Dec 1, 2014
- St John'sBeing stuck away on the East coast of Canada makes Halifax just a bit awkward to leave. My plan had been to catch an overnight ferry which runs from the south of Nova Scotia down to Portland, Maine but it Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 30, 2014
- I heart VanThey say that friends are the family that you choose, and even though I am very blessed to have a fantastic family, I have to admit, I've chosen a pretty bloody good one for myself too! Two of my great Posted by melpage in Not all those who wander are lost... | Nov 29, 2014
- Pre-planningActon, ON
With only 3 days before our vacation, there are still things to get done. I just hate the thought of coming back to a messy house, so some of our time is cleaning. Sorting through clothes to bring, which Posted by otisandma in Pura Vida - Costa Rica Dec '14 | Nov 29, 2014
- Only 7 sleeps to go! Home packing and getting things ready to leave. Too many things to do and too little time left. Suitcases are too small and the items we want to take are too numerous. Well it is always this way before Posted by lacourciere in Art and Susan's Trip Down Under in 2014 | Nov 27, 2014
- On the Trail of Two HeroesWhen I was so much younger than I am today, I had an interest in electronics and radio. I made crystal set radios (that work without any power source),oddly shaped aerials, amplifiers, a malfunctioning power supply and the like. I Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 27, 2014
- Vancouver to Los Angeles Blog notes.
Overnight at Susan's cousin Bonnie with an early bedtime but got a phone call from the girls wishing us a Bon voyage for our Pacific crossing. Great to hear from them again and now we are excited about seeing Posted by lacourciere in Art and Susan's Trip Down Under in 2014 | Nov 25, 2014
- In VancouverNow in Vancouver waiting to take the big bird south tomorrow! Doing some last minute things and visiting some relatives before leaving. Found wifi in Metrotown and checking things out on the iPad. Just had a note that it Posted by lacourciere in Art and Susan's Trip Down Under in 2014 | Nov 24, 2014
- Lots of snowThis past week we have had lots of fun making snowmen, throwing snowballs, making snow angels, eating snow, and diving into snow. The Canadians sure aren't impressed that it was so cold and snowy so early on, but we were Posted by georgiaodgers in Georgia's Exchange Adventures 2014 | Nov 23, 2014
- Cape Breton and Cabot TrailThere was quite a bit of chatter in the hostel in Halifax about the Cape Breton Trail and how unmissable it is. Once I'd worked out it is a trail you drive, rather than walk, I was in. I rented Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 22, 2014
- Halifax: A Long Walk, South to North and BackThis is a bit of an extended walk - from the south of Halifax to the north end - which I didn't do all at once, or just once, It is quite long - you might want a cup of Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 18, 2014
- Halloween & Snow It has been a few weeks since the last update...
October 31st was Halloween. They are absolutely nuts for it over here. A few days before, the Centre for International Programs at the university hosted a 'How to Halloween' evening, we Posted by georgiaodgers in Georgia's Exchange Adventures 2014 | Nov 14, 2014
- Halifax: A Wander along the WaterfrontMy digs were very convenient for Dalhousie University, which is just a few blocks up my street (Morris). Going in the opposite direction, there are only about four blocks before you hit the waterfront. Almost next door is a Chinese Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 10, 2014
- Last Week in Canada[center]
is in the books==
Last week we wrapped up exams and handed in some
papers, drank a few/many vodka waters and said
good bye to our Uvic profs.
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- Gratitude in MississaugaAs the fall becomes winter it offers time to contemplate the journey from Gabriola to Budapest to the UK and to Toronto where our grandchildren live.
We have seen ancient castles, gothic cathedrals, baroque towns and cobble streets. We have Posted by The Vickerage in Sermons from the Vickerage | Nov 7, 2014
- Train Across Canada: Montréal to HalifaxHalifax is the end of the line when it comes to train travel in Canada. That's pretty much the only reason I ended up there, plus the fact they have a University which suited my needs (St John's, Newfoundland has Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 6, 2014
- An Afternoon Walk around Old MontréalBecause of my poor research, I only had my last day to spend looking around Old Montréal. The city was first established as a French colony in the mid 17th century, called Ville-Marie. The existing inhabitants were none too happy Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Nov 2, 2014