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|I was excited to be going on such a beautiful day and from|
such a dynamic location. The sea plane to Victoria leaves
from behind the Convention Centre.
|We were a full house. I was last in.|
|Active Pass. I have been through here so often on the ferry|
but never been over it in such clear weather.
|Arriving in Victoria. I LOVE the geography here where they|
get toughly 35% of the rainfall we get in Vancouver.
|The reddest Arbutus tree I have ever seen is|
in the grounds of the Empress Hotel.
|We had champagne and then the Indian smorgasbord|
in the Bengal Room of the Empress—my favourite place
to go with Todd & Jess.
|Adrian is Sahara's caregiver. On Sunday, Todd and I|
harvested the French beans Todd grew in his massive garden.
|They also grow lots of lavender and HUGE beets.|
Very Provençal, all in all.
|There are two large vegetable gardens. This is the smaller one.|
|This is the larger garden.|
|These beets are absolutely gargantuan. They are the size of|
very large melons. I can't believe it.
|These are the potatoes we harvested. |
This is 25% of their crop.
|A last look at the beautiful coastal geography of the Island.|
They are f-cked if the glaciers melt.