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Aug 28, 2009 - Bridgewater, NS - Fun Day In Lunenburg

(Ron Writing) It got down to the high 40’s last night and, for the first time in weeks, we ran the heater for awhile after we awoke. But before long the sun warmed things up and we enjoyed another gorgeous day. We walked across the street to take a look at the three churches this morning. Two of them were open for visitors so we got to see the inside of those and visit with the friendly attendants. The Anglican church is the most elegant and unique of the three. We took a few photos on the inside showing the beautiful woodwork and stained...

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Sep 19, 2006 - Halifax to Peggys Cove and on to Bridgewater Nova Scotia

Sept. 19/06 Today we went to the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site. It endures as a proud museum to Canada's military heritage and passage to nationhood. This is a must see when in Halifax!! It is a double walled fortification, with a ditch between the walls. It was carved out of the highest hill in the city of Halifax. This construction keep the walls out of sight from any enemies, rather than being erected as a fortres. It was built to defend Halifax from a possible land invasion, unfortunately it was obsolete by the time it was...

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May 7, 2006 - Home - again!

We're back home and making the transition from being mobile to settled. The weather makes me wish we were back on the road!! But we are so glad to be with our family and friends again. We had a great winter! We covered almost 9000 miles, and burned more fuel and took more pictures than we like to admit, on a route that took us from seaside to mountains, from the Atlantic ocean to the Gulf of Mexico, travelling in 4 provinces and 12 states plus our forays into Mexico. Along the way, we made new friends and visited old ones, and appreciated...

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Oct 3, 2005 - On our way!

Day 1, October 3 - LaHave, NS to Fredericton NB It's time to leave! This year we are doing something different - instead of cruising the Bahamas in our trawler we will cruise the highways in our motorhome. Mike is pleased with the change, I am reserving judgement - I love the cruising life! Will we miss the camaraderie, the snorkeling, the dinghy runs, the beach parties? So, along with our travelogue we will be looking for the other side of 'cruising' - when we stop and park, what happens then? It is chilly but sunny when we pulled out of...

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