Nanaimo : Vancouver Island –One Short Stopover

Last day at Parksville but we headed out early to Nanaimo for a short stopover before heading back to mainland. Before departing from Parksville, we had lunch at this place called Lefty’s Restaurants, which was opened by Leftys.  We had some delicious pancakes and a special brunch omelets ( I don’t know the name because it… Continue reading Nanaimo : Vancouver Island –One Short Stopover

Parksville : Vancouver Island – New Years at the Beach!

The first day of 2016!  It was a cold day but a good day.  First day needs to start off well, so I did exercise, eat, exercise, eat and, oh, a healthy polar swim to get the heart started! I got up, opened the curtains, and saw the beach right in front of me.  I grabbed my jacket… Continue reading Parksville : Vancouver Island – New Years at the Beach!

Parksville : Vancouver Island – Sailing on the Horizons and Bidding Farewell to 2015

Having celebrated New Years with the fireworks at the Sydney Opera House and the Beaches in Southern Taiwan, I made it a point to do something special for new years when I am back home.  Granted I haven’t really done that since coming back but I decided to do it in 2015! Below: Chasing the last sunset of… Continue reading Parksville : Vancouver Island – Sailing on the Horizons and Bidding Farewell to 2015