So after talking to some of the Cirque de Soleil real Canadians about the trip I asked about food highlights, I thought Canada having many French influences may be interesting, and this appeals greatly, also they have things called Beaver Tails, which are it seems large flat doughnuts topped with any number of sweet sugary … Continue reading Poutine – Cheesy Chips with gravy, whats not to like?
The great 2015 expedition from west Coast USA up to British Columbia in Canada featured some new tricks this time. Firstly a picture from wherever we are every day every 3 hours starting at 09:00am local time and ending whenever the last 3 hour block is at an appropriate stop point. Then I plan to … Continue reading A picture every 3 hours 2015
As May approaches we look forward to the next road trip. This time we used air miles with our favourite airline to get flights to San Fransisco where we pick up the truck and head up I5 to British Columbia Canada. Why not fly direct you may ask?, Well we like California, we like Oregon … Continue reading Going West to go due North
To go by train anywhere these days is quite out of the ordinary for me, but despite quite wanting to do the road-trip we've decided to do a bit of both, so it looks like the Eurostar to Paris from London, a quick change of trains then down to Madrid where we pick up a … Continue reading 2015 A short trip to Spain in the Spring and an Oregon Fall
Flights, car, route , places to stay are all done, so I thought I'd check a few final details alike passport validity (thats important right?) and found that now UK visitors to the US have to complete an ESTA form. Not as complex as it sounds and you can fill it in on-line, but the … Continue reading An ESTA application ?