Vancouver Island, BC

Victoria is the capital of British Colombia on the Southern tip of Vancouver Island. It’s about a 6 hour trip from Portland, including the drive to Port Angeles and the ferry across the Sound. We had a great time up there, and I thought I’d post a few travel tips and suggestions.

Disaster Tips

I spoke with my Chilean family yesterday. It sounds like a mess, but internet, telephone and electricity is finally back- and all the people I know well seem to be safe. The main bridges connecting Concepcion with the suburbs all fell down, several buildings in the University where I did my study abroad burned, looters […]