browser icon
You are using an insecure version of your web browser. Please update your browser!
Using an outdated browser makes your computer unsafe. For a safer, faster, more enjoyable user experience, please update your browser today or try a newer browser.

BC

Scary Suspension Bridge Over Vancouver’s Lynn Canyon

Catching up on some more video from our Vancouver trip. Someone told us about this swinging scary bridge 150 above the floor of Lynn Canyon, so of course, we had to go see. Fiona was very brave. I don’t know what Sue was, but she seemed to like it. Here’s proof that I crossed it. … Continue reading »

Categories: BC, Destinations, Vancouver | Tags: , , , , , | 1 Comment

Vancouver Review: Dates & Duration

We crossed the 49th parallel heading north at 9:15 am Monday the 2nd of August. We crossed the 49th parallel heading south at 3:30 pm Wednesday the 25th of August after spending 3 weeks, 2 days, 6 hours & 15 minutes in Canada Still to come: statistics (miles, dollars, etc.), impressions, achievements, and more.

Categories: BC, Destinations | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Our Amazing Adventure on the Sky Train

Yesterday we found out what an adventurer Fiona really is. At 1:10 yesterday afternoon we were standing at the bus stop near Queen’s Park waiting for the C4 line to take us to the Columbia Station for the Sky Train. Confession time: other than a few rides I took on the San Diego Trolley a … Continue reading »

Categories: BC, Destinations, Reasons | 3 Comments

Saturday’s Adventure: Skytrain, Seabus, & Stanley Park

Saturday we finally took Fiona on her long-promised Skytrain ride. We each got an all day pass that allowed us to ride the Skytrain, Seabus and city buses in any zones. So we took full advantage of it. After lunch we walked the block to the bus stop and then took the bus to the … Continue reading »

Categories: BC, Vancouver | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Connecting with People and New Friends

This morning we’ll be visiting with new friends as we walk in the neighborhood taking in scenery and visiting. This afternoon we reconnect with Kathy, an aspiring virtual assistant who attended the Client Communication Clinic last Friday. We’ll be meeting her at a Waves Coffee Shop at 2:30 in North Vancouver on Lynn Valley Road. … Continue reading »

Categories: BC, Destinations | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Meeting Virtual Assistants in Person in Vancouver British Columbia

The Client Communication Clinic we hosted in Vancouver last Friday was great! We finally met Renee Shupe, The Redhead VA, in person. We also met an aspiring virtual assistant and are meeting her again Wednesday while we’re still in the Vancouver area. We will be in the Vancouver area until August 23rd at least. We’d love to … Continue reading »

Categories: BC | Tags: , , , , | 1 Comment

Quiet, Relaxing, Rainy Day in New Westminster

Since we arrived on Monday it’s been non-stop work. The Client Communication Clinic yesterday in Vancouver went well. We met an aspiring virtual assistant that we are meeting again next week at a North Vancouver Waves Coffee Shop to chat with and see how else we can help her get her business up and running. … Continue reading »

Categories: BC, Destinations | Tags: , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Meet the Nomad Canfields at Waves Coffee Shops in British Columbia

While we’re here in BC we plan to visit, if possible, all the Waves Coffee Shops in BC.  Here’s your chance to meet the Nomad Canfield Family in person! Today, August 5th, we’ll be at the Waves on Columbia in New Westminster from 11:30 am to 12:30. On Monday, August 9th,  you can find us … Continue reading »

Categories: BC, Destinations, Events | Tags: , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Our First Full Day In British Columbia

Yesterday, Tuesday August 3, 2010, was our first full day in British Columbia. We slept with the windows open; it’s very quiet. As soon as I was up I took the dog for a walk and then came home to make our morning tea. Joel and I drank our tea while sitting on the front … Continue reading »

Categories: BC, Destinations | Tags: , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

It’s Beautiful and We Want to Stay

We’ve been in Canada less than 6 hours and I already think I want to stay. It’s perfect weather. The sun is shining and there’s a nice breeze. The windows are open! We had a nice walk around the neighborhood while our hosts familiarized us with places within walking distance. We can walk to the … Continue reading »

Categories: BC, Destinations | Tags: , , | 6 Comments