Canadian Signs

Here are some of my sign pics from Vancouver island.  It was fun to see some new types of roadsigns and other items of interest.

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This qualifies as a “sign” because it was on the street pointing the way to the Whale Watching day trips, which we joined.  We had some great views of whales but I don’t have them uploaded yet, so perhaps will share them later.

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Tofino and Ucluelet

We really had fun exploring the areas of Tofino and Ucluelet on Vancouver Island.  We saw some gorgeous sights.

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This is the lighthouse at Ucluelet:

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We came across this funny driftwood that looked like a face.

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We also explored more tidal pools.

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Chris is always looking for great restaurants and we found them.

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It was so nice to experience another great adventure with one of our kids!

 

Vancouver

Chris and I took a few days off to go to Vancouver, British Columbia.  He was interested in seeing an area called Tofino, so we took a ferry boat over to Vancouver Island, rented a car and spent a couple of nights there.  The beaches are beautiful, such as this sandy one.

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There were several wind surfers in this area.

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2014-07-08 15.30.58_500We went to some of the beaches at low tide and came across some tidal pools where starfish and other marine life were visible.

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The food in this area was great too!  This is a fish taco.

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Teton Hike

We also took a short hike in the Tetons.  Sarah and Jeremy went on up to Surprise Lake, but since our time was limited (and I didn’t want to slow them down) I only went four miles that day.  But it was another great day in the park.  I even came across a mother bear with two cubs on the way back down, but unfortunately was not able to get a good photo of the bears.  Here are some good ones of Sarah and Jeremy though.

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