Monthly Archives: till 31 July 2013

Wednesday July 31st

Edit by Dirk and Dielof Today we visit Fort McMurray. This is a small town in the North of Canada, functioning on oil industry. This oil is gained from tar sand. There are huge sand fields from which big draglines … Continue reading

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July 28th, 29th, 30th

Edit by Dirk and Dielof July 28th we are going to visit Edmonton. There is an old street car that is still in use. Chris is one of the volunteers who keep this street car going. We go by Model … Continue reading

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Saturday July 27th

Edit by Dirk Today, Saturday Juli 27 we are invited to visit the old-timer car show in Leduc, about 30 km south of Edmonton. Our host Chris guides us in his T-Ford speedster. At the show we have our own … Continue reading

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Friday July 26th

Edit by Dirk and Dielof Today we say goodbye to our host Jan de Goey and his wife Ada. Before we go to Edmonton, we first visit the Reynold’s museum in Wetskiwin. This museum has a huge collection of old … Continue reading

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Thursday July 25th

Edit by Fred Joe and Caren had two nice bedrooms ready for us. We slept very well. After a shower they served a nice breakfast. There was Wi-Fi, so at 9 am Dirk, Dielof and I are all very busy … Continue reading

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Wednesday July 24rd

Report of Wednesday 2013-07-24 Edit by Dielof This morning just after 7. I wake up. The zipper of my tent is open already so Dirk has started his daily procedures. First I wake up Fred. Where of the hell is … Continue reading

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Tuesday July 23

Report July 23rd, by Dielof. Dirk zipped open our tent. He has already started his greasing-ritual. Now and than interfered by a lady or gentleman for a model-T moment. After a nice breakfast in Banff with a delicious cappuccino up to … Continue reading

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Monday July 22nd

11/00 u. Everything is packed. We start driving. We wish each other a good trip. After 10 minutes Dirk moves to the side of the road. He came to the conclusion we had forgotten the cover of the spare tire, … Continue reading

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Sunday July 21st

We start this Sunday with the traditional moment of putting the sticker with the names of Dielof and Fred on the hood of the Land Rover. The rest of the day is a lazy Sunday ending with a dinner in … Continue reading

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July 20 2013.

Today the new support crew will arrive in the afternoon at the airport of Calgary. So Dirk has time in the morning to do some maintenance on the Land Rover. He put new oil in the engine and and fitted … Continue reading

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