50 of Our Favorite Photos of 2016

It was a bit of an odd year for us in 2016. While we did some trips around the Midwest in the first half of the year (and Kris went to Baja California by herself) [...]

Nova Scotia: History, Cuisine, and Natural Beauty

St. Ann's Bay along the Cabot Trail in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia Nova Scotia offers its own brand of history, cuisine, natural beauty, and recreation. It wasn’t an hour off the Digby Ferry [...]

Views of the Cabot Trail, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Saint Ann's Harbour. Frankly, by the end of our day I was a little confused at what we were looking at. Or which way we were looking. But I was assured that this was [...]

By |2016-08-22T09:59:05-05:00August 22, 2016|Categories: Canada, National Parks, North America, Photo of the Day|Tags: , , |6 Comments

Site of Acadian Exile, Grand Pré, Nova Scotia

The statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's character, Evangeline, from the poem of that name about the exile of the Acadians from their Nova Scotia home. L’Acadie, (English: Acadia) established in 1604, was the [...]

Cabot Trail near Saint Ann, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Driving along the Cabot Trail, mostly through the Canadian Cape Breton Highlands National Park, you're greeted with postcard perfect scenes around most every turn. Like this one. The side story to this one is that [...]

By |2016-08-11T18:08:16-05:00August 2, 2016|Categories: Canada, North America|Tags: , , |3 Comments