Study Group: British Columbia

First days in Ottawa…

A full day of travel yesterday that started with an (again!) very early awakening as our plane was leaving at 7:00 and we had to be at the airport 1:30 hours before… I leave you with the math – and … Continue reading

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Last day in BC

Voilà que notre dernière journée de voyage en Colombie-Britannique est terminée. We had a good night sleep at the very “cozy” motel called the Pioneer Inn in Port Hardy. We left early as always on our “private” plane at 7:00 … Continue reading

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Sunday on the Ferry…

What a day!  A 14 hours ride from Prince Rupert to port Hardy in a wonderfull Ferry ride where we could enjoy in the morning what is probably one of the most beautiful perspectives of BC – a view of … Continue reading

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The BC Study tour in pictures

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Soleil, soleil!

Aujourd’hui, nous avons finalement pu faire des réserves de vitamine D! Non, non, nous ne nous sommes pas mis à boire du lait. Mais, nous avons enfin pu voir Galarneau! Étrange tout de même que la journée la plus ensoleillée … Continue reading

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Morning run in BC

Some of us got a run training course this am with, as an inspiration, the magnificient view of the frosty mountains! Thanks Stewart!!!

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Discovering First Nations in BC… And more

The morning started with a 2 hour discussion with chief counselor Elis Ross of the Kitimaat Haisla Nation.  Il a présenté des positions fortes et structurées sur le droit des premières nations de même que sur le passage du gaz … Continue reading

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Our day in Prince George (Thursday)

Visit to CN intermodal. We learned there that the containers come eastward empty and go out full westward so the group decided to put all their dirty laundry in an empty container to Ottawa… Our first test to sustainable efficiency. … Continue reading

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Kelowna

Wow! Quelle journée incroyable nous avons eu hier! Il est vrai qu’après avoir fait la fête la veille, tout nous a semblé un peu plus intense. Départ de l’hôtel à 5h00 du matin en autobus. Nous avons roulé en somnolant … Continue reading

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Just landed in Prince George!

Après un super petit voyage d’une heure en avion de Kelowna en”charter”. Only sad point is that it was sunny there and it is back to cloudy and frisky here…. But Amadeo promises it would be sunny and 18 degrees … Continue reading

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