Our Across Canada Journey (Part 8) Conclusion

August 08, 2005. Bassano (67 km), Brooks (14 km) Pleasant Hatchery. Bantry Canal. Calgary (184 km) Hanna. Strathmore. Nicely paved roadway’s surrounding with widely open landscapes of flat prairies of Alberta, and the skyline of the horizon dividing the two spheres into parts, and speed rejoicing a traveller’s heart; but the most important thing is… Continue reading Our Across Canada Journey (Part 8) Conclusion

Our Across Canada Journey (Part 2)

July 22, 2005. Brandon. Stayed overnight, 65 dollars per night. July 23, 2005. Browsing around Brandon was not impressive. Everywhere the same Wall-Marts, Canadian Tire, Zellers stores. It seemed that we did not leave our native Sunridge Mall Calgary. Heading for Winnipeg, the capital city of Mannitoba where Janko’s brother Karl lived. Arranged to meet… Continue reading Our Across Canada Journey (Part 2)

The Biggest Buddha Statue in Japan on Island Honshu with the Capital City of Aomori was the Main Attraction during our Last Cruise Stop on August 21, 2014.

We’re on Honshu, in the capital city of Aomori, which faces Hokkaido across the Tsugaru Strait. We took a long trip by bus observing all streets, villages, farms, the Japanese countryside and came to the outskirts of Aomori to see the Big Buddha. The tourist guide told us: “Aomori Showa Daibutsu, also known as the… Continue reading The Biggest Buddha Statue in Japan on Island Honshu with the Capital City of Aomori was the Main Attraction during our Last Cruise Stop on August 21, 2014.