A bear bum, not a bare bum! June 24th 2009 Well, I suppose it is a bare bear bum, but I’ll get to that in a bit and then it should all make sense!
Leaving Vancouver behind, I headed up to Whistler, around 2½ hours away on the bus. It’s a lovely drive once you get out of the city and you get on to the ‘Sea to Sky highway’. Whistler is a nice own - it’s a lot bigger than I expected, with a permanent population of around 10,00 ... read more
North America » Canada » British Columbia » Whistler A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more
I think it was Benjamin Disraeli who said "Like all great travellers I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen"
In the hope that this doesn't happen to me, I'm preparing this journal. I'm writing it mainly for myself so that I can look back on it in years to come along with the thousands of photo's I'll end up taking. I'm writing it also for the many family and friends who have helped me on my way in so many different ways - I might take forever to make a decision but once I do, I move pretty fast!! It's also for anyone who stumbles across it and wants to... full info