Panamericana 2013

… somewhere between Alaska and Tierra del Fuego


Telegraph Creek and Whitehorse – Back in Canada

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Tofino. Paradise for Surfer or Paraglider?


Jans view of Tofino

On our way to Tofino, a canadian paradise for Surfer, the sun is with us all the way. We have a short break at ‘MacMillan Provincial Park’ to see the huge, old trees.
We spot the market in ‘Qualicum Beach’, a nice little village, and stroll around. Some teenagers play funny but rhythmic music with different drum instruments and dance to their own music. As we come to a coffee booth we stop and get into a conversation with the owner, a very nice lady who can tell us a lot about her coffee.
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Vancouver Island – Garden Shed instead of Landcruiser


Our home for two weeks.

On Vancouver Island we met the parents of Nicole (check last report). We were invited to visit them at home. Her dad is a big Landcruiser Fan and has a huge workshop – in case Jan wants to do something on the car ;). We took the ferry to Nanaimo and drove on the island and looked forward on meeting Nicoles’ parents. They also offered to spend some nights at their place – this was perfect because we did not need to worry about a campground. This time the ferry ride was very easy – without any waves and swinging.
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