Архив автора: Darlene

Shop Windows

When I travel, I love looking in the shop windows. I like to see what is popular in other countries. Years ago, when I worked in retail, I often created the store window displays. I enjoyed that part of the … Читать далее

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Eating Our Way Through Europe

My husband thinks it is amusing that I take pictures of the food we eat while travelling. But I find it is part of the good memories. And we ate some great food on the latest trip to Europe. The … Читать далее

Рубрика: Hi, from Sheila, Кулинарные рецепты, Путешествия наших читателей | 3 комментария

Tea for Two

I had long since given up hope of being invited to tea at Buckingham Palace but recently I had an opportunity to do the next best thing –  enjoy tea at The Empress Hotel in Victoria BC.  The majestic Fairmont … Читать далее

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Amanda’s adventure in Spain

?? My husband’s parents retired to Spain from England a few years ago.  This gives us a wonderful holiday destination. I have had the opportunity to visit them in this sunny country three times already and each time explored different … Читать далее

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The Painted Boat

I was fortunate enough to win an over night stay at The Painted Boat Resort in Pender Harbour on the beautiful sunshine coast of British Columbia.  My husband and I chose to spend our time at this lovely spot set … Читать далее

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Up in the Air!

For many years I have dreamed of going up in the air in a hot air balloon.  My husband so kindly gave me a gift certificate for a hot air balloon ride for my birthday and on June 5 of this … Читать далее

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Gabriola Island Escape

I live on the west coast of BC and am lucky to have a daughter living near Gabriola Island.  This means I can visit this gem in the Gulf Islands when ever I can get away.  The island is populated … Читать далее

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Olympic Fever Final

Well the Olympic flame has been extinguished but the fire inside all of us will burn for a long time.  There is such a feeling of happiness and so much positive energy in the city right now. There are so … Читать далее

Рубрика: Hi, from Sheila, Физкультура и спорт в Канаде анфас и в профиль. | 4 комментария

Olympic Fever 2

Things are very exciting here on the west coast of British Columbia.  You don’t have to be at the Olympic events to feel the energy and camaraderie.  This weekend I went downtown just to feel part of it all.  I … Читать далее

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Olympic Fever – It’s Catchy

I live on the west coast of Canada about 30 kilometres south of the City of Vancouver in a small community called Tsawwassen and I work 10 kilometres away in another small community called Ladner.  I am not real close … Читать далее

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Colourful Dancers and Playful Monkeys

I guess by now you realize that I love to travel.  One of my goals is to see as much of the world as possible. My husband, Paul, and I just returned from a wonderful cruise to the Western Caribbean.   … Читать далее

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Darlene and Sheila’s Spanish Adventure

Sheila and I have been good friends for many years and often plan to meet in interesting places. Two years ago we decided to meet in Spain where we participated in a program called Pueblo Ingles. We spent eight days … Читать далее

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Hi, I am Darlene!

Like many of you who read this blog, I love to travel.  As a child growing up on a ranch on the Canadian prairies, I often dreamt of traveling to interesting places.  I have been fortunate as an adult to … Читать далее

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