Author Archives: Jacquie

What’s it like travelling full-time with pets?

We’re just into our 4th year of travelling with pets and it’s a frequently asked question! Gracie is 10 years old and is a healthy, happy, well-behaved wheaten terrier.   She is hypo-allergenic and doesn’t shed!  Fred is 14 years … Continue reading

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We raised a totem pole!

I love totem poles and trying to decipher the stories they tell.  I actually stopped to think if I had seen totem poles anywhere else other than the west coast. Many people (including myself) think of the totem pole as … Continue reading

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A Captain and his ‘Family’ Crew

The M.V. Island Bay is a kayak “Mother Ship” that sleeps 5 – 6 guests, carries 6 kayaks, tows a dinghy and is equipped with various salmon and halibut fishing gear and traps for crabs and prawns.  This vessel explores … Continue reading

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A Ferry Tale…

Once upon a time, in a land far away, dreaming of snow capped mountains and oceans and awesome sights and cities in North America was just that – a dream. But, along came a fairy godmother who said, “why don’t … Continue reading

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Driest, Hottest, Lowest!

Dates Visited: April 2 – 4, 2017 Daytime Temp’s: 98° Nighttime Temp’s: 72° It’s official! It’s hot, dry, hazy, dusty, rocky and salty and I was prepared to be unimpressed.  But, we were wrong, oh, so wrong…

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It’s All About The Planning…

Travel requires good planning! When we decide where we’re headed Chuck researches the routes and driving times and plans the fuel and RV park stops.  Critical to our planning is checking what the weather looks like – both short and … Continue reading

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1000 Days and What That Means

When we sold our house and picked up our coach on June 28th, 2014 we didn’t even think about what 1000 days on the road would look like or where we would go. We just did it! Today we have … Continue reading

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Go West, young man, go West…

Mardi Gras is over and it’s time to hit the road – heading west. Go West, young man, go West and grow up with the country. Washington is not a place to live in. The rents are high, the food … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Extraordinaire – True Dat!

Oh my gosh – where do I start? How do I even begin to capture the excitement, colours, costumes, people, floats, marching bands, elaborate masks, traffic? Did I mention the people? the traffic?  Welcome to Mardi Gras!

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Florida bound – finally Snowbirds!

It’s surprising that we’ve been on the road since July 2014 and we only just now make it to Florida. Our travel plans did not originally include Florida as we were heading to the Canadian west again – to personally … Continue reading

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