Tag Archives: Canada

Vancouver makes us smile :) October 15 and 16 (Days 44 and 45)

We may have seen our last roadside wildlife for a while. These goats seemed to be bidding us farewell from the mountains on our drive to Vancouver. The land west of the Rockies was brown and dry until we came … Continue reading

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Canmore to Kamloops, Canada October 13 (Day 42)

We had a big day ahead, a 500-kilometer drive from Canmore to Kamloops. How could we not get up early with a sunrise like this? We drove through the Rockies with roads cut through the mountains… and into the mountains. … Continue reading

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Banff, the First F Is Silent, October 11 to 12, Days 40 to 41

We are in Banff, the ffamous ski destination in the fforests and mountains of western Canada. The people are so ffriendly, they offffer a ffree breakffast! So the key to pronunciation of Banff is to ignore the spelling; it is … Continue reading

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Elk-rick Woods at the Banff Springs Golf Course – October 11

We watched some interesting action at the Banff Springs Golf Course, one of the world’s best courses in one of the world’s most beautiful settings. (Any similarity to the great golfer, Eldrick Woods, aka Tiger, is totally unintentional.)

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada October 11 (Day 40)

Crossing the border to Canada was a bit tricky. We had to stop and change our cell phone plan to avoid horrendous roaming charges. Then we met with Canadian customs. Once they took a look at our matching QKA shirts they … Continue reading

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