Saturday, June 07, 2008

A wonderful day!

This afternoon we took a ferry ride to the Toronto Islands - here's a view back toward the city.

We walked along the boardwalk.

Watched the geese along the shore.

We almost DIDN'T go because of these crowds going to Centre Island....we asked at the ticket office if there was somewhere we could go AWAY from the crowds and she suggested we take the Ward's Island ferry - it was perfect!


It that wasn't enough fun.....we attend a conference event - A Taste of Toronto - at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. The food was good, the band fun...and after an hour or so, we found the Library Bar where we sat in a dark corner and had a nightcap!


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9 comments:

Marie said...

Hi! I found your blog while browsing. I love your quilts!!

Lovely blog.

Marie :)

Catherine said...

It's interesting to see Toronto through someone else's eyes. I think we're so used to it that we don't notice. Ward's Island is super -- a great place to go! Walking along the boardwalk is something we try to do every day in the spring, summer and fall. Today was a tad hot though!

Sheila in Ohio said...

You two are so romantic! It makes me smile... and hope.

Hugs,
Sheila

Candace said...

Looks like a lovely day in a beautiful place, very peaceful.
I'm glad you are having such a nice trip.

mamaspark said...

It sure looks like a fun time.

Stephanie D. said...

Lovely views! Sounds like you're truly enjoying yourselves. 8^)

Deb said...

Beautiful photos. Glad you're having a good time.

Darcie said...

Looks like you're having a lovely get-away...even though it's work-related. Thanks for sharing the pics, Mary!

pincushionpoints said...

I'm glad you had such beautiful day and took lots of pics to share with us. I love the one with the goose.