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Stanley Park

All photos taken on October 18, 2022. We exited the Lost Lagoon Trail where it intersects Tatlow Trail through Stanley Park. We planned to walk to 3rd Beach and enjoy the cool green rain forest. But alas, this was not to be. To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively, click here to go to newContinue reading “Stanley Park”

Lost Lagoon

All photos taken on October 19, 2022. No trip to Vancouver’s West End is ever complete without a visit to Lost Lagoon. However, on this trip with Vancouver in the middle of a Stage 5 drought, Lost Lagoon left a bit to be desired. It was dry and dusty from lack of rain and thereContinue reading “Lost Lagoon”

Vancouver

Photos taken between October 18 and 24, 2022. After our time on the Island, we would spend 6 days and 7 nights in Vancouver, visiting with B & K and enjoying all the usual food and attractions around Vancouver’s West End and the rest of the Vancouver Metro area. There will be separate posts onContinue reading “Vancouver”

Crossing Over

All photos taken on October 17, 2022. We spent Monday morning with Grampa, before heading off to catch the 3:00 PM ferry back to Vancouver. I had wanted to catch the 2 PM, but it turns out in off season, there is no 2 PM. Vancouver Rush Hour here we come. To continue reading, pleaseContinue reading “Crossing Over”

Brutal Beauty

All photos taken on November 11, 2022. Regular readers know that our first snow arrived on November 2 this year and kept falling for 6 days. That, coupled with colder than usual temperatures had kept us inside, except for shoveling and shopping. To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively, click here to go to newContinue reading “Brutal Beauty”

Food for Thought

All photos taken on October 16, 2022. With limited mobility we looked for local options for our lupper *lunch-supper) and settled on the local 1550s pub patio. Lots of room outdoors and parking for a mobility scooter on their dog friendly patio. An enjoyable meal for all and even Benji was well behaved. To continueContinue reading “Food for Thought”

Hotel Zed

Photos taken on October 15 -16, 2022. We booked hotel rooms in Victoria this time and Hotel Zed was OK with Benji staying, as well. The “hotel” is located at 3110 Douglas Street (#1 Transcanada Highway). To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively, click here to go to new Blog Site.

On the Road Again

All photos taken on October 15, 2022. Resort vacation over, it was now time to drive to Victoria to visit Grampa. It would be a 4 hour drive under the best of conditions, but these were not the best of conditions. To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively, click here to go to new BlogContinue reading “On the Road Again”

T’was Over in a Jiffy

All photos taken on October 14, 2022. Wow, those 5 days and 6 nights simply flew by. Today was our last day, our last Terrace Bay sunset and our last chance to eat all the Jiffy Pop. Great family time in a great venue. To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively, click here to goContinue reading “T’was Over in a Jiffy”

Connecting the Dots

All photos taken on October 14, 2022. After lunch, we set off to complete our walk on the Wild Pacific Trail. We had to drive to this part and parked at the Ancient Cedars Loop Trail before walking towards the coast. To continue reading, please click here. Alternatively, click here to go to new BlogContinue reading “Connecting the Dots”