Destinations

A Walk Around Halifax, Nova Scotia During Our Visit By Cruise Ship

July 23, 2015

We visited Halifax, Nova Scotia during a 7-day cruise to Canada and New England. We’ve been to Halifax multiple times before, so we’d previously visited the Citadel Fort, toured the Alexander Keith’s brewery, listened to live music at the Lower Deck, and enjoyed the beautiful drive to Peggy’s Cove. For this day in port we thought we’d […]

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17 Fun Facts About Bar Harbor, Maine

July 3, 2015

In anticipation of our port call to Bar Harbor today via a 7-Day Canada and New England cruise, we dug into the history of Mount Desert Island, Maine. 17 Fun Facts About Bar Harbor, Maine 1. Bar Harbor is a town of about 5,200 residents on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine. 2. With an area of […]

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Visiting PEI and Updating Our Progress on The Travelers’ Century Club List of 324 Destinations

July 1, 2015

During our a 7-Day Canada and New England cruise, we found spent a day exploring Canada’s smallest province, Prince Edward Island or PEI.  From our port city of Charlottetown, we rented a car and headed to the east end of PEI. It was a glorious day as we explored lighthouses, red-soiled potato fields, and lush greenery […]

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33 Fun Facts About Prince Edward Island, Canada

June 30, 2015

In advance of our visit to Prince Edward Island today via a 7-Day Canada and New England cruise, we found some fun facts about Canada’s smallest province. 33 Fun Facts About Prince Edward Island, Canada 1. Prince Edward Island is Canada’s smallest province both in population and in land size. The main island is 2,170 square […]

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