Road trip to southern Vancouver Island

Credit to Author: Dave Pottinger| Date: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 00:34:55 +0000

A three-day escape following a circular route from Vancouver. When we set off in the car, dark and threatening rain clouds were beginning to disperse revealing the odd patch of blue sky. The 90‑minute ferry journey from Horseshoe Bay to Nanaimo arrived at the dock just after 12 noon. Our first stop was at the […]

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Between two worlds lies the San Blas Islands

Credit to Author: Dave Pottinger| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 19:01:30 +0000

You can’t drive from North to South America. The Darien Gap, that stretch of swamp and jungle between Panama and Colombia, remains roadless. But you can boat between the two, and grabbing that opportunity is one of the most amazing adventures on Planet West. But it’s really the San Blas Islands through which the crossing […]

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