Took a quick trip to Maui for my birthday weekend to see the beaches and relax. We are staying in condos run by Sunny Maui Condos and they are clean and the people are very nice. This is a perfect little setup with a 1 bedroom for me and my grandson.
Recently traveled to Phoenix, Arizona so I thought I would give you my take on that fair city.
For President’s Day Weekend, I took Shaun, my grandson, to a hockey tournament in the Phoenix area. We stayed at the Hilton Garden Inn in Tempe. It was nice enough. The rooms were clean and the staff was friendly. They handled a gaggle of 10-year-old boys quite well. Continue reading “Travel Diary: Phoenix: Hockey & 5k”
Just wrapping up my Montreal trip with the long day we had on Wed, Jan 3rd trying to get home. This is the second trip I have used Air Canada (as well as my second trip to Canada). I have got to say, I am not a big fan of Air Canada. Both trips my first flight was delayed Continue reading “Travel Diary: Air Canada”
So wrapping up our last couple of days here. Not a lot of things open on New Years. We ate in and ordered delivery with all the cold snowy conditions. I must be getting use to cold because I was thinking 1F/-17C was warmer. Continue reading “Travel Diary: Montreal Jan 2018”
Today we took the train to the Olympic Park. It is still nippy out there -4F/-20C right now at 6pm. Luckily there are a few indoor choices at the Olympic Park so we decided on the Biodome and Planterium. It only took us 3-4 hours to do both plus a 50 minute train ride each way from Snowden, that ended up being Continue reading “Travel Diary: Montreal Dec 2017 (part 3)”
We had a relaxing day today here in Montreal. Of course we hit up our local Starbucks for a caffeine hit. In the afternoon, we decided to hit up another rock climbing gym called Zero Gravite located about a 15 minute walk from the Mont Royal train stop. I can’t believe I am Continue reading “Travel Diary: Montreal Dec 2017 (part 2)”
I meant to post again before I left for this trip, but with the holidays, work, etc I got a bit sidetracked. So tomorrow I hope to work on my quilt post I promised. But today I wanted to share the first couple of days in Montreal. Continue reading “Travel Diary: Montreal Dec 2017 (Part 1)”
Welcome to Quilts & Adventures! I hope to share with you my journey through my quilts from beginning to end as well as share some of my travel experiences. When I am not quilting, I am either traveling or working. I don’t think you care to hear about work, so we are skipping that part. Continue reading “Hello world!”