Unfortunately I think most of the photos taken of travels in Canada and USA in the past few days have been deleted by accident as the wonders of modern high tech often seem to be prone to.
Took the Amtrak from Vancouver Canada to Seattle USA yesterday. A big difference
between the UK and both Canada and USA is the number of beggars in the
streets. Possibly this is caused by unemployment in America though
I think in the USA unemployment is still slightly lower than in the UK.
numbers of beggars in both the otherwise really interesting City of
Vancouver and now in Seattle compared with London even if you count the
Big Issue sellers at home. Those begging here also seem to cover the
whole spectrum of ages and there are a fair number of mid years aged
Canada to USA by train was fun though the previous day taking the sea
plane from Vancouver Island to Vancouver City where I sat with the
pilot, was really exciting.