Tonight is my last night in Sidney, British Columbia. Tomorrow I catch the ferry to Anacortes in the US to start to ride the West Coast of America.The above picture is from Victoria, which is the capital of British Columbia and named after Queen Vic. I was told that it looked very British so I…… Continue reading Bye Bye Sidney
I met a father and daughter on the ferry. They were on a 5 day cycle tour in Canada, they’re from Seattle. Sierra suggested the trip and so Scott offered to carry most of the gear to make it an enjoyable experience for Sierra. 30 years ago Scott did a cycle tour with some friends…… Continue reading Scott and Sierra
I got my second puncture on this trip. I replaced the inner tube, almost pumped it up and then snapped the valve, arrggghhh. I was staying at a Warmshowers host in Crofton that night and so because it took me so long to replace the inner tube TWICE, they came and rescued me 😊, which…… Continue reading Snap!
Over the past few days I’ve been staying at the same Warmshowers host as Traile:She’s been Cycle Touring around Canada and is on her way to Oregon, she’s on a two week tour. She used to race and got sponsorship to do it, so obviously we never cycled together 😂, she was speedy.We hired a…… Continue reading Scratched the Hire Car 😐
I felt extremely short in this photo. Last night I camped in Peter’s garden.This is the view from the back of his house.
Weather is absolutely amazing here and set to stay like that.
This morning I managed to pack up camp and leave by 7.30am and that included have a chat with a neighbouring camper!! I had a 8am ferry to catch from Powell River to Comox on Vancouver Island.I’m now at Fanny Bay. I’m heading south down the island to either Sidney or Victoria. From there I…… Continue reading Fanny Bay
I stayed in Powell River for two nights. This has to be one of my favourite places so far. It was beautiful. I stayed with a Warmshowers host for a night, Ted, this was the view from his house.
I spent the night at Maria and Keith’s house in Halfmoon Bay. Keith is doing JOGLE at the moment. Maria was interesting to meet. She’s originally from Italy and is from a part of Italy that became part of the former Yugoslavia. Her family emigrated to the US in the 60s at a time when…… Continue reading Half Moon Bay