I now have a better appreciation for the notion ‘island hopping’, after hopping over to Newcastle Island which is just about 1000 metres offshore from Nanaimo by ferry. The entire island is a provincial park with numerous trails to explore, two lakes and camping facilities. Took a walk with friends around the perimeter of the island which […]
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Month: May 2012
A few more snaps from around Nanaimo last week. I feel that I am settling in nicely to a very easy going lifestyle in this city. Things remain hectic at work but in a very good way, lots of exciting things happening!!!
I arrived in Nanaimo May 12th and had a quick overview of the city from my colleague but started work almost immediately on the 14th. The weather so far has been lovely, although it has chilled to the low teens as we approach the weekend. Having just completed my first week in the city, I wanted to share a […]
Had the great opportunity to go wine tasting in the Niagara Wine region of Ontario. My friend was attending a conference in the area and suggested I meet him at his workplace so that I could tag along and then we could sneak in a few tastings. The meeting at his workplace became the only […]