Places To Visit

A Great Condo Idea

This is a really cool idea for housing.  The Heart of Europe Hotels and Resorts chain is setting up a development of the coast of Dubai called The Floating Seahorse on St. Petersburg Island.

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Foot Passenger Reservations on BC Ferry

Quite often we leave our boat in Saltspring and walk-on the ferry on Sunday night to work for the week and then walk-on the ferry, the following Friday or Saturday, to get back to the boat.  On our last couple of trips we were shocked, and almost stranded, to find out that there is a…

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Conover Cove, Wallace Island

One of my favourite marine park anchorages is Conover Cove on Wallace Island.  The island is 72 hectares in size and is located in the Trincomali Channel between Galiano Island and the northern tip of Saltspring Island.  The Island consists of the Marine Park with two anchorages (Conover Cove and Princess Bay) and two private…

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Walker Hook, Saltspring Island

Walker Hook can be found on the north end of Saltspring Isand in the Trincomali Chanel and boasts one of the Top 5 beaches/spits I have visited in the Gulf Islands. We often anchor just off the beach and take the dinghy in for the day.

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Father’s Day in Genoa Bay

This Father’s Day I took my dad for lunch at the Genoa Bay Café.  The food and service were fabulous http://www.genoabaymarina.com/, rumour has it that on July 1st they will be opening a coffee shack on the dock from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.  If you have details, please feel free to post it to our…

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