Jim T. Mintha
What does Maple Syrup and Kielbassa have to do with each other?
Absolutely nothing, except that they are representative of two of the
places we just visited. In July Iwona was heading back to Poland
after two years in the Netherlands. Figuring that there was no way
that any train/bus/airplace would let her take all of the stuff that
she had back with her, we volunteered to drive her to Poland in
exchange for a tour of the country. Well we underestimated both how
big the country was, and just how much stuff Iwona had to bring. You
can read more about the Poland trip
Our next big trip was to Canada. We spent a week in Vancouver and
Maple Ridge seeing friends and a whole lot of family at the
Tryon Family Reunion. After that we loaded
up our bikes and did a two week bike vacation through the Okanagan.
After living in the extremely flat Netherlands for two years it
was a bit of a challenge with all the hills. See how we did