Journey to the East: 2-4 May 2012

Washington State Capitol building, Olympia WA Ballad of the the Voyager Ocean voyager, on heaven’s winds, in his ship, far wandering… Like a bird, among the clouds, gone, he will leave no trace. -Li Po [note: I wrote these posts for the first couple of days of the tour after completing the tour] Respite The tour had barely gotten underway when I put it all on hold for a time. I spent the next three days in…

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Tour 2010 – day 6

At last it’s cleared up; Today I will do the wash. – Santoka A day off from my travels, a chance to catch up on the mundane details but also a chance to walk around this great city. I spent the morning on those activities (laundry, currency exchange, blah, blah, blah), but the afternoon I walked to Granville Island. We used to visit Granville Island all the time when I was a kid but I’d…

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