Tag Archive: Canada

Wonderful Jasper National Park – Jasper, AB

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This post details stop #4, at Jasper National Park.  It’s loaded with pictures of stunning scenery and awe-inspiring natural wonders of the Rocky Mountains. Although the weather was not always picture perfect, I managed to… Continue reading

A hidden crown jewel – Waterton Lakes National Park, Canada

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It’s always music to our ears when “Randy” (our Rand McNally GPS) announces we’re crossing a state border, but it’s even more exciting when we cross an international border. So it was as we entered… Continue reading

Our final stop in the Maritimes – St. Andrews-by-the-Sea

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For those of you just joining us on our Canadian Maritime adventure, we are actually back in the USA now – sitting on the coast of Maine at the moment.  This post is… Continue reading

Peggy’s Cove and the beautiful Nova Scotia shoreline

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The day after we got an overload of colors at Lunenburg, we continued our sightseeing along the shores of Nova Scotia.  Our plan was to visit Peggy’s Cove, which is famous for its picturesque lighthouse.  Fortunately, we… Continue reading

A tapestry of colors – Lunenburg, NS

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We ventured out to the southern shore of Nova Scotia and headed for the old town of Lunenburg. Enroute we caught a glimpse of the longest line of bras we have ever seen… Continue reading

Betsy goes to the hospital and we go to Halifax, NS

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After many enjoyable experiences it was time to leave picturesque Prince Edward Island – for a price!  The outrageous bridge toll is paid when leaving the island, and after paying this one we’ll… Continue reading

Island Girls meet on Prince Edward Island – fun, fun, fun!

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Prince Edward Island was such a fitting place for the “island girls” to meet.  But before I reveal who they are, allow me to first share more sights and scenes around PEI.  Being… Continue reading

Exploring Fundy Trail Parkway- St Martins, NB

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Our next adventure took us to the coastal wilderness where we experienced yet another Bay of Fundy phenomenon – a coastline sculpted by the worlds highest tides.  It was a long and scenic… Continue reading

Betsy’s “Ferry Tale” – Saint John, NB

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We left the USA on a bright sunny morning and crossed the Canada border once again. This is Betsy’s eighth crossing into Canada.  Because we were weaving in and out of Canada a… Continue reading

Exploring beyond Niagara Falls – what a great place!

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Without a doubt, the three beauties – American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and Horsehoe Falls – are the main attraction on both the New York and Ontario, Canada sides of Niagara Falls. But… Continue reading