Each nationality had their own areas and there was little mixing amongst the groups, except by the children. (They are always the ones who do the teaching of tolerance, aren't they?) These huts were where the First Nations families stayed. Nowadays they would be good for a couple or a single person, but then these often hosed two or three big families.
Prince Rupert June 16th 2012 Rain. Rain. More rain. Prince Rupert lived up to its reputation as being the rainiest place on earth. And it is going to have to be in terms of number of days raining because the place that gets the most rain is in India and it is 23 meters or something ridiculous like that. But it apparently rains 300 or so days a year in Prince Rupert. And it was raining when I arrived on the ferry. And it was r ... read more
North America » Canada » British Columbia » Prince Rupert 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
After years dealing cards in the casino industry, I went to Asia to teach English. I did that for a number of years before I discovered time was passing. I don't want to be one of those people who looks at what others have done and wish that I had done something like that. So I stopped wishing and started doing. 2011 saw me traveling in eastern and southern Asia and the south Pacific region. Now I have embarked on a trip to see my own country, Canada. Join me...... full info