Sunday, June 15, 2008
BC Bound: Trains/Planes/Ferries
I'm off to British Columbia today on a carefree, car free getaway. I'm on assignment for The (Daily) Herald, writing a travel feature about my carless trip north of the 49th Parallel.
I'll take Amtrak from Everett to Vancouver. Fly up to the Sunshine Coast. Take the bus/ferry to Victoria. Ride VIA Rail Canada to Courtenay and back. Fly home to Seattle's Lake Union via Kenmore Air.
Along the way, I'll do some kayaking, dining, shopping and spa-ing and stay in some lovely hotels.
Daily updates from the road!
Amtrak arrives at the Everett station
Photo by Sue Frause
MV Coho arrives in Victoria, BC Ferry service aboard the MV Coho between Port Angeles, WA and Victoria, BC resumes on Monday, November 8...
Embassy of Canada in Washington, DC. Photo by Sue Frause. I just watched a Canadian politician on CBC say the word process at least a ...
Nk'Mip Resort in British Columbia Photo by Sue Frause It's easy to bypass a town when you're on the way to somewhere else. ...
If you're curious as to what happens behind the scenes at The Butchart Gardens , put Victoria BC on your destination list this autumn...