vent sur Glace, Saint Placide
last year we were in conversation to participate at this event.
unfortunately it not happened and we did not continue after it.
we were surprised when in Fall an invitation of Stephanie Bergot
fluttered into our house.
had seen Asterix, Obelix, Maya the Bee and our heroes on our side.
while browsing our site, she have seen a festival report (Berck
sur mer) and also found Bob the Builder.
there it was clear that in addition to Stefan and Walter, Alex and
Pumi also had to go on the plane.
number of mails, countless phone calls and several repacking actions
later, we had everything together. 8 compribags were packed to the
brim with kites.
adventure could start.
17 February, we drove to the Frankfurt / Main airport and already
9 hours later we were in Montreal.
questions later, what's in the bags, we have met at the Montreal
airport our personal Festival driver.
were housed at Madame Antoinette, who calls a small mill house with
guest rooms as their own. All rooms are decorated according to themes.
and Alex were in the Seven Heaven, Stefan were in the Japanese room
and Walter were placed in the Egypt room.
and her husband were constantly trying to spoil us and make sure
that we even went well.
Friday, it was warm and rainy so that there were no school children
on the frozen lake.
the action with Bob the Builder has been moved to the gym. All the
kids obviously had fun.
swept the wind quickly across the lake, so that only the battle-hardened
Superheroes were allowed to fly, which even stood for night flying.
finally the perfect day. Wind and weather at its best, there was
only "The Flash" in the bag. For him it was definitely
temperatures of - 12 ° to - 20 degrees there was already commendable
that our little hut on the lake was well heated.
someone came over by the festival organization and still put some
wood into the fire.
after the festival was finished, all participants and volunteers
were invited to the mayor for some typical Canadian specialties.
after breakfast, all the kites were sorted and packed by the packing
we went back to the airport and nearly 9 hours later we were back
is the report from the German kitemagazin
and adventurous five days filled with warmth and cordiality.
lot new friends found and continually surprised how friendly they
can be cared of one.
Picture Album 1 here
Album 2 here