From Ottawa, ON to Ladysmith, BC. Here are our adventures. For posts, see below or here: https://islandstewarts.ca/journal/

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A Study in Contrasts

I have the dubious honour of spending a week in Vegas supporting an event. I would never choose Vegas as a destination to visit on my own, but when I have the opportunity to be here for work, I try to look for the good!  What I have discovered this trip is a dramatic contrast…

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Something New

Over the years we have done several sunrise paddles, but Friday night we did our first (that I can remember) sunset/moonlight paddle.   Now that the summers evenings are getting shorter, it’s easier to get on the water and enjoy night time paddling, and still get to bed at at decent time.  We had a…

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Summer’s not over

The Labour Day weekend has traditionally heralded the end of summer, since for a lot of our lives, it meant kids going back to school.  But when you live on the Island and are retired, it doesn’t have to be that way.  I’ll admit, when I booked the campsite on Cortes Island for these dates…

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A Ride for Everyone

We rode the 2022 edition of the Tour de Victoria yesterday, on the 100 km route, and what a great day it was.  Although we were timed, this was not a race, it’s a ride.  And it’s all inclusive.  There are 8 distances, including a Kids ride.  So there were riders of all ages, all…

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