Tag Archives: Snow

Canada – Lake Louise & Banff.

I forgot to tell you we stayed at the Chateau Lake Louise, very nice, quite swanky.   And enormous.   I almost needed a packed lunch to get to mums family suite.  She’s getting all the good rooms.  Early breakfast … Continue reading

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Canada – Jasper

The drive today was through farmland for the first couple of hours.   I thought I was the only one struggling to stay awake, however when I stood up to get something out of my bag after one head nod … Continue reading

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Canada – Whistler

Woke up at some awful time this morning to catch the bus at 8:30 that connects to the ferry to get to Whistler. We needed to have our bags outside our door at 6:30 am. It was torrential rain the … Continue reading

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Reykjavik – the last one

We leave Reykjavik today – back to the UK.   The weather the last couple of days has been “Icelandic”, snow storms, gale force winds, cold.   The snow and the cold are bearable – the winds are awful.   … Continue reading

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Iceland – The Golden Circle Tour.

The weather was pretty awful when we got up but for some reason our tour went ahead.   All the other companies cancelled the night before.   Upside – not as many tourists.   Downside –  OMG the wind chill. … Continue reading

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Iceland – The Northern Lights

Well the my favourite camera, a Nikon D90, that I have been holding together with a wing and a prayer and some gaffer tape for the last couple of months finally gave it up altogether – on the tour to … Continue reading

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Reykjavik

After a quick turn around in London we are now in Reykavik.   We arrived late last night and spent most of today walking around the town.   Its lovely.  Its also very colourful.   Very calm after the chaos … Continue reading

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