Entries by Richard

Hamburg Day 2

The bike in our hotel room was tempting me to take a ride. The incredible heat and humidity convinced me that it would be foolhardy to brave the elements. The air conditioning in the hotel couldn’t cope and our room was very similar to the outdoor weather: hot and humid. Didn’t matter though. We had […]


Our flight to Hamburg, Germany had a layover in Zurich which, of course, we missed the connection. Air Canada had booked a very tight layover, only one hour, and we were delayed over an hour departing Toronto which meant we were landing in Zurich as our connecting flight was taking off for Hamburg. Very efficient […]


Kingston. It is a wonderful town. The only thing it lacks? An international airport. To get ourselves out to our Norwegian cruise, we needed to book a train from Kingston to downtown Toronto, a train from downtown Toronto to Toronto Pearson Airport, a flight from Toronto for Zurich and then, with only a one-hour layover, […]

Out Of Service

Our coach and our toad. 10 hours on the road today to drop the coach to the dealer for service. They will have the coach for about 6 weeks after which we will take it back and move in for an extended stay — close to 8 months before we come off the road end […]

Back From Norway

After several days of travel, we finally made it back home. Norway was an incredible experience and we will have lots of stories and photos to share over the next few days. Every morning we had views like the one pictured above. For today? Two major tasks. The first is to battle the jet lag […]