We accepted an invite from friends to share a condo on the ocean with them for a week in California. The highlight was a visit to the Mission San Juan Capistrano where we did not see the birds!
Oh Boy, did we have fun. An RV trip that was suppose to include Pat and Mike & Carol Wheelocks but Pat and Deb couldn't make it at the last minute. We were pleasantly surprised when Craig and Pam joined us. A highlight of the trip was being able to park right on the beach.
One of our favorite activities is to attend the Toronto International Film Festival with our good friends the Wheelock’s. This is a compilation of two visits; 2011 an 2014.
Went to become acquainted with the city and to visit my old childhood friend Dennis Fletscher. We went whale watching - saw a tail fin about 2 hundred yards away but the boat ride was nice, especially to see the city from the water. Dennis and his wife Sue took us on a really nice tour of the city with emphasis on the navel facilities - Dennis is retired navy.
2005 (Holiday Inn Express)
(Mantyk’s did not attend)
Three Burials of M. Estrada
2006 (Holiday Inn Express (on Jarvis?)
1 The Wind That Shakes the Barley
2 The Lives of Others (Saw in MI)
3 Ten Canoes (Saw in MI)
4 The Fall (Saw in MI)
N/A Brand Upon the Brain! (Will Not See)
2007 (Days Inn or Bond - think Bond)
1 The Visitor
2 No Country for Old Men
3 Eastern Promises
4 12:08 East of Bucharest
5 Dinner with the President
6 The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robt Ford
7 Religulous (Did not see full movie)
2009 (Days Inn or Bond -think Days Inn)
1 25 Carat
2 The Baader Meinhof Complex (Big Question? How sure are we that we saw it at TIFF? Cannot seem to locate it there w/ this title or Red Brigade.s)
4 The Jones'
5 Harry Brown