Home on the range

In honour of Canada 150, Catherine Dawson March wanted to explore a corner of the country her family hadn’t seen. So they loaded up a motorhome and headed for Quebec’s Gaspé Peninsula. Along the way, they learned a few lessons about camping on wheels

“How many are in the VR?” asked the woman in the campground office.

Her switch to the French acronym threw me for a moment before I could stumble out a reply. But every time I heard VR instead of RV I was struck at how fitting the slip was: