The Opening Ceremonies February 13th 2010 Friday, I traveled the seventy miles from Whistler to Vancouver to see what the city was like with this entire Olympic atmosphere going on. It sure didn’t let me down.
I tried to be a regular tourist, visiting Vancouver’s famous market, Granville Island Market. It was a very cool place that reminded me of Pike’s Place in Seattle (you may have heard of the fish throwers, that’s Pike’s P ... read more
North America » Canada » British Columbia » Vancouver 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
My name is Jon Wick and I am setting up this blog as part of an educational project during my time at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games. I am a certified teacher and have taught over five years in western Montana and overseas. This website will be the vehicle that I share my experiences, and interact with school children and staff all over the United States while at the games. I am very excited about this opportunity not only to attend this amazing event, but give quality, first hand accounts and information while I'm there. I hope this will be benefitial to everyone.
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