Restart

Honestly, it has been a while since I wrote anything here.  I did some other writing projects but nothing personal.  My reasons for staying away were/are valid. Still, this is a good outlet for me and I do enjoying sharing both my faith and my adventures. As my Daddy still says, my middle name is…

It Is Wednesday and Banff

Wow – since posting Saturday as we arrived in Jasper via train, we have been busy (still). We spent two nights in Jasper Park Lodge in Jasper National Park. On Sunday, we had a “down day” which is you are on a cruise – that is like at “at sea” day s you can catch…

Not Sure What Day It Is…

Actually it is Saturday morning – 6:20AM Pacific Time. We are on VIA Rail and at a scheduled stop in Kamloops. This is a city of about 85,000 literally in the middle of the mountains. This is the halfway point between  Vancouver and Jasper. We have been busy. Wednesday we left Vancouver for Victoria via the…

Day 2 – Sea-to-Sky Highway

So really day 1 of doing anything except touring airports! It was a full day for sure. We took a LandSea Tour up the Sea-to-Sky Highway to the village of Squamish. To me, this is one of the most spectacular rides in the world. The water in the glacial fiord as you drive this rode…

Planes, Ferries, Trains, and Busses

The adventure began early this morning with a 2AM alarm! With all the TSA news and some specific news coming out of JAN regarding lines, large groups, and missed flights, we were at the airport 2 hours before flight time (and as Steve will affirm, did have to wait for the Delta counter to open)….