Monthly Archives: August 2015

Bye Bye Canada – We WILL Be Back

Our time in Canada was coming to an end. We had had a fantastic time there and discovered how truly friendly and welcoming Canadians are, at least in Montreal and, even more especially, in Nova Scotia. But more of that … Continue reading

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The Cabot Trail, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia

At Margaree Harbour we had joined the Cabot Trail, a circular road route of about 200km. It is named after Giovanni Caboto, the Italian navigator and explorer of the late 15th century, who had been the first man to lead … Continue reading

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Cape Breton Island – Remote and Very Friendly

As we drove away from the Nova Scotia visitors centre on Highway 19, we knew that one of the imperatives we had set ourselves for our visit to Cape Breton Island had a real chance of being achieved. The route … Continue reading

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