Kelowna : Day 3 – Museums, Kusagai Garden

Finaly blog on Kelowna .. I was going to try the hostel’s breakfast but by the time I went down, there was only one rotten fruit left .. so I ate some cereal.  I ate the breakfast outside on a swinging hammock .. oh, and that was my room. When I went to return the keys at the front… Continue reading Kelowna : Day 3 – Museums, Kusagai Garden

Revelstoke : 3 Valley Gap Ghost Town

The last attraction for the trip – Revelstoke’s 3 Valley Gap Ghost Town.  It is a 15 minutes drive from Revelstoke and located right next to the Trans Canada Highway and the 3 Valley Lake. Actually, it was also right next to our hotel – the 3 Valley Lake Chateau.  My mom has stayed here before and… Continue reading Revelstoke : 3 Valley Gap Ghost Town

Vancouver : UBC – Museum, hike and Beach

It has been three weeks since that sunny sleepy Sunday afternoon that I finished my homework and headed to U.B.C with a friend.  While there, we went to the Rose Garden, Museum of Anthropology, hiked part of the Pacific Spirit Trail, and visited Wreck Beach … it was also here that one of my favorite crochet doll I made disappeared forever.  … Continue reading Vancouver : UBC – Museum, hike and Beach

Squamish : Britannia Beach – Britannia Mine Museum

On the last day of April, I had a chance to visit the Britannia Mine Museum, which main site is a 21-storey building built on a hill and everyone coming or returning from Whistler to Vancouver can see it from a distance. The Britannia Mine began after copper was discovered in these areas.  Operations started in… Continue reading Squamish : Britannia Beach – Britannia Mine Museum

Victoria : Vancouver Island – Royal BC Museum

The second destination of the day was the Royal BC Museum.  (Part one is here) I have only been here once in my life and that was a social studies field trip I was force to go when I was 15.   I hated it… I thought it was boring and I couldn’t wait to go on free… Continue reading Victoria : Vancouver Island – Royal BC Museum