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Supernatural Salt Spring Walking Tour

Beoordeeld met een 4,91 uit 5 op basis van 23 recensies.Salt Spring Island, Canada

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Ervaring georganiseerd door Gail

90 minuten
Maximaal 10 personen
Gegeven in het Engels

Wat je gaat doen

An hour-long, discovery walking-tour of Ganges, the main town on Supernatural Salt Spring Island. (Fulford is our village at the South End.)
- Introduction to the current-day island, its population, its climate, its marine character, including students coming to high school on a water- taxi school bus!
- History of its First Nations’ inhabitants, as told to Gail by the grandson of a First Nations' woman, Tuwa'H Wiye, who lived on the island before the arrival of the pioneering settlers
-History of its first pioneers, including Black families who came up the coast; the wave of Europeans; the Hawaiians, who may have come with Captain Cook; the Japanese, with garden markets; the Chinese..
- Hidden treasures of Salt Spring Island including our trails; our Cinema; our Swing Dance group; Artspring, our Art and Performance centre
- Details of its flora and fauna such as our omnipresent deer; our resident Orcas; our arbutus (madrona) trees; our Garry Oaks' ecosystem..
- Some of incredibly creative, passionate, diverse people who live, work and play here such as artist, Jill Louise Campbell; Max DelVecchio at Pasta Fresca; musician, Alan Moberg; organic-apple-orchard wizard, Harry Burton
An hour-long, discovery walking-tour of Ganges, the main town on Supernatural Salt Spring Island. (Fulford is our village at the South End.)
- Introduction to the current-day island, its population, its climate, its marine character, including students coming to high school on a water- taxi school bus!
- History of its First Nations’ inhabitants, as told to Gail by the grandson of a First Nations' woman, Tuwa'H Wiye, who lived on the is…

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Deze host houdt zich aan de aan COVID-19 gerelateerde veiligheids- en schoonmaakrichtlijnen van Airbnb, waaronder het naleven van de richtlijnen voor sociale onthouding, goede hygiënemaatregelen en het controleren of alle deelnemers een mondkapje dragen.
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Dit is je host, Gail

Verhuurt sinds 2018 op Airbnb
  • 23 recensies
  • Identiteit geverifieerd
Gail is a history buff, an avid walker, a foodie who loves to entertain, a motivational speaker, a wordsmith, an author, an artist, a dance teacher, a psychic medium and a heart quester. Both on Salt Spring and in Italy, where she gives tours and lives part of each year, Gail is known and loved for her personal warmth and engaging facilitation style. Fluent in English, French and Italian and with a life-time of experience as a public speaker, Gail will introduce you to wonderful people, regale you with fascinating stories and share her heartfelt connection to Supernatural Salt Spring Island.
Gail is a history buff, an avid walker, a foodie who loves to entertain, a motivational speaker, a wordsmith, an author, an artist, a dance teacher, a psychic medium and a heart quester. Both on Salt Spring and in Italy, where she gives tours and lives part of each year, Gail is known and loved for her personal warmth and engaging facilitation style. Fluent in English, French and Italian and with a life-time of experience as a public speaker, Gail will introduce you to wonderful people, regale y…
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Waar je naartoe gaat

A unique walk past Mouat's Tradiing Company, the first general store; the Harbour, home of the float planes and entrance to Salt Spring from the water; Centennial Park, on landfill from dredging the harbour and home of the famous Market; Artspring, our own Art and Performing Arts Centre; the Japanese Peace Garden, in commemoration of the families who were moved from here during the war; the Food Garden and other food carts. Just enchanting.

Beoordeeld met een 4,91 uit 5 op basis van 23 recensies.

Lauren
september 2020
Gail provided a beautiful, deep personal guided experience from her own love and passion for Salt Spring Island. She is very knowledgable about all things historic and contemporary, and she was very welcoming to questions about anything.
Dalya
september 2019
Gail was warm, lovely and knowledgeable. She asked me about my subjects of interest so she could answer to them, and she had a broad perspective about the history and sociology of the community of the town and island she presented to me.
Rochelle
september 2019
We thoroughly enjoyed our time with Gail! This was our first visit to Salt Spring Island. Gail gave us a wonderful perspective of how the town of Ganges and the island was formed. I highly recommend the tour!
Janice
juli 2019
A great way to introduce ourselves to SSI. Gail was informative, personable and shared heartfelt stories. Highly recommend to introduce yourself to the island and all it has to offer.
Joan
juli 2019
Gail shared so much of the history and culture of the island, interwoven with personal stories. She was warm, friendly and passionate about her life here. It was like walking through town with a long lost friend. Thank you, Gail!
Valerie
juni 2019
Time well spent ! Gail was very sweet and knowledgeable. We would never have picked up this interesting history on our own - we highly recommend others take advantage of Gail’s local knowledge !

Dingen die je moet weten

Annuleringsvoorwaarden

Elke ervaring kan binnen 24 uur na aankoop, of ten minste zeven dagen voor aanvang, worden geannuleerd met volledige restitutie.

Vereisten voor gasten

Er kunnen maximaal 10 gasten van 12 jaar en ouder deelnemen.

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Guests need to feel comfortable walking or using their own wheelchair for about an hour and standing still for 10 minutes at a time at stops of interest.

Wat je mee moet nemen

comfortable walking shoes

water to drink