Category Archives: Canada

Vacationing in BC!

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We have parked the bikes for 2 weeks near to Venice and are headed home to Vancouver for Sara’s brother Ben’s wedding this weekend. The 11 hours of flying and the arriving at what was about 5 am Venice time with no sleep made a mess of us.… Read the rest

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Our first winter since 2011 and The Schengen Zone

Home to beautiful Vancouver

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We headed to the ranch in Kamloops to pick up the truck which started on the first try again this year. We had some heavy winds this last year so the guys had to put a few new shingles back on the barn.… Read the rest

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Summer in Vancouver part 2

We also had a visit from our Malaysian friend Faizal who we met in Ushuaia.

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One of our favourite hang outs this summer.

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It was fun playing tourist in Vancouver when our friends from PEI were visiting. This included tea at the Shangra la, Strolls along the sea wall and to Granville Island.… Read the rest

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Summer 2014 in Vancouver

There is nothing better than a summer in Vancouver. The views are stunning.

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We stayed at Mark and Barbara’s for a few days before our apartment was available July 1 st. So of course we had to go out for lemon chicken.… Read the rest

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Video episode 1 : Vancouver to Inuvik

This is the first instalment of our trip video series. Enjoy!

Episode 1 Vancouver to Inuvik

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Turning South…..Thru BC and Alberta

Daniel did a major bike cleaning and maintenance and changed the oil. We were then ready to head south from Whitehorse. We stopped at Watson Lake for the obligatory photo at the sign Forrest. Liard Hot spring was nice, but the mozzies were voracious.… Read the rest

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The Great North……Yukon and Alaska

NOTE: there are multiple pages of photos. If you click on the first photo, you can advance to the next photo by clicking on the one you are looking at.

Done with THE DEMPSTER, we were over The Top of The World!… Read the rest

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From Hell to Heaven on The Dempster Highway

The Mighty Dempster

Sara: It was all smiles and sunshine as we started out from the mile zero sign up to Tombstone. We had an amazing view from the campsite. We hiked up the Klondike river trail to see the ice still on the river.… Read the rest

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Dawson, the frontier town.

Dawson city did not disappoint! We loved this friendly gold rush town. The buildings are as colorfully painted as the characters that live here. This place is very biker friendly. We toured the engineering marvel the Dredge #4, panned for gold, and ate Canada Day hotdogs.… Read the rest

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A Fish Tale

We set out from Whitehorse on a three- hour tour………well we drove 90 minutes with a stop at Jake’s Crossing for lunch and a bear encounter. Trolling on the Teslin River for the “big one”, Daniel landed an almost 20 pound trout.… Read the rest

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