Friday, September 9, 2011

That Gigantic Canadian Flag

We're all checked in at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel, actually located in Surrey.

The hotel was offering a bargain rate, and we have some pleasant business in British Columbia, including grandson Jake's football game tomorrow, and a trip to YVR to pick up our next-door neighbors who are flying home after a train trip across Canada.

In the meantime we can admire that relic of Expo 86, the gigantic Canadian flag bought by a Surrey car dealership and one of the leading landmarks of Surrey ever since.

As a matter of fact, it's more or less right outside our 20th-floor window.

Our room is spacious and pleasant.

Now we're off to enjoy beautiful downtown Surrey.

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