Monthly Archives: September 2013

Skeena Queen Love them, or hate them, life on Vancouver Island depends upon a good and efficient ferry system. Here is the Skeena Queen, travelling from Fulford Harbour on Salt Spring Island to Swartz Bay at Victoria.

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Fresh Carrots

It is difficult to pass by the fresh produce in the Salt Spring Island Farmers Market. These carrots cry out to the passerby, begging to be taken home to enjoy.Then when you draw near, the leaks and beets draw you … Continue reading

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Salt Spring Island Farmers’ Market

Throughout the summer many communities hold markets, where locally produced produce and art are sold. These markets are a highlight for tourist and local alike. The market at Salt Spring Island displays some of the nicest produce and artwork available … Continue reading

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Meandering Monday – Ayrag

It is a cloudy day on Vancouver Island, and I am day dreaming of being in a local pub with a nice fire burning. My mind went to the local “pubs” encountered in Ulan Bataar. Here one is able to … Continue reading

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Fly a Kite The breezes from the ocean create a perfect environment for flying a kite. At the kite flying field in Parksville Community Park you will often see an astounding variety of kites being flown.

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Rising Tide

What a glorious summer. Posts have been sparse while we were out enjoying the sunshine and beauty of Vancouver Island. Today’s post is taken at Rathtrevor Park near Parksville. Fun on the beach while the tide is rising.

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