We spent the last wonderful warm Summer days on the Celebrity Mercury sailing from Seattle to Nanaimo and Victoria BC from Sept. 21-25 2009.
Above: Pike Place Market, fruit, pasta, crab
below: More fruit, veggies, chili wreath
Below: On the pool deck, view from the aft deck, view from the dock.
Below: Whimsy and art between decks. There was art everywhere on the ship. I wish I had taken more photos.
Below: More cool art, Fortunes casino, Waterford Crystal globe, Pavillion Night Club
Commercial St. in Nanaimo, My first Nanaimo Bar
Did you know that Victoria BC had the first Chinatown in all of Canada?
Below: Silver Tea set, Chinatown Gate, Dragon, doorway in Fanpan Alley.
Below: Cool building blue skies, Gelato in the shape of a hedgehog. I don't know what flavor it was.
Below: "Oh Gelato" had the best gelato I've ever tasted. Look at their display!, Rocky Mountain Chocolate bear sits outside their shop.