So we pick the RV up later today and head for Fernie. We need to get British Columbian insurance and licence plates asap, and return the Albertan licence plates Ive borrowed. This also means the end to the fast food survey Ive been conducting for the past week as we will be cooking in our new home. 1. A&W the home of the teen burger, 2 for $5 offer, a burger that tastes of actual beef, also the great chicken strips, made of chicken! 2. Oi Souvlaki great greek kebabs, and healthy too. Not as good as the kebabs from Kaners van outside Normandy house Basingrad, [...]
The progress so far. 1. We bought the bronze coloured motorhome below for $14150, plus $150 for a mechanical safety check. 2. Then had the house part checked out for Propane safety, and had a new microwave fitted, new batteries, smoke alarm, propane regulator, some lights, water system pressure tested, generator tested, new drain tap on tanks, and had an hours education on how the thing works. total $1000. 3. Today it gets professionally cleaned for $400 and we will be set to go. so on Monday morning we should get it back and hit the road ! The first stop is Fernie to see Ray [...]
see the ski jump in the background, the one eddie the eagle bumbled down
Mid February eating outside and getting a tan, at the A&W.
Bigger animals over here.
This one we negotiated down from $19500 subject to getting a safety check and insurance. Insurance is a problem - I want to drive it to British Columbia but I cannot buy insurance in Alberta, it is driving me nuts.
Barney and sam outside our new home the incredibly cheap econolodge motel Calgary.
This one was on eBay, but didnt get any bids. The guy wants $45,000 for the motorhome (RV) and the car it is towing, and he wont negotiate. We thought it was worth $35,000.
The weekend party before we left for Canada. Taken on the front lawn of Bunchers Cottage.
This is for sale in Calgary for £2000. Wendy isnt so keen on it.