This blog is almost a month out of date now but I thought we still better put it in there. Basically after we said our goodbyes to Takako and Taeko, we drove up to Lake Louise for some snowboarding, and picked up a couple of Hitch-hikers on the way. A couple of Kiwi boys just like us, and after a good day with them up the hill, we went back to their place for a beer, and ended staying for a week. They had jobs but weren't starting for another couple of weeks so it was pretty much Saturday night, every night the whole time we were there. So after a crazy week of craziness with crazy Joel and crazy Bugz we moved out to crazy Canmore, but we'll tell you all about that in the next episode...
I'm russ, I'm from New Zealand and have developed a love for travelling over the last couple of years. It was the best descision of my life for sure, breaking the routine and heading off to explore the globe, and I would highly recommend getting out there and having a close up look and anything that you've read about or heard about that intrests you, because if it looks cool on TV, I can garuntee you that it'll be even cooler when you are there amoungst it. And if you're stuggling for ideas about where to start, I'd highly recommend buying a oneway ticket to South America and the rest will ta... full info
The main street of Banffthis town is freakin gorgeous, it's the Queenstown of Canada with beautiful mountains and lakes all around, the best nightlife, and the highest STD rate in the world!!!! Doh.
other overstayersthat guy with the mongrel beard is Simon, he's a Skier from NZ who's travelling around with a photographer shooting photos for NZ Skier and some Norway mag. They ended up crashing at Joel and Bugz's for a few days too so it was a pretty cozy lounge floor for a while
and that's Simon hucking our van!we were bored one night so went for a drive around Banff looking for stuff to do and ended up building this huge kicker in a carpark somewhere and towing the boys onto it. pretty cool night