My apologies for my absence from blogging. We've been watching some hockey (losing here to the USA last weekend)
We took our tour around downtown for the sights we likely won't see again.
The countdown clock:
The buildings with skins on (in front of a blossuming tree!):
Any yahoo looking a little out of the ordinary instantly has hoards of people lining up to take their photos:
Large screens to watch events scattered through downtown:
And a little Canadian protest. Here is ground zero for the protestors, their tent village. Peaceful, but present: