Fun Facts

30 Fun Facts About Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada

November 29, 2016

In recent decades, Cape Breton Island, part of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, has developed a significant tourism industry. We’ve visited this island several times via a cruise ship call at the port of Sydney, and wanted to learn more. 30 Fun Facts About Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada 1. Cape Breton Island is […]

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26 Interesting Facts About Saint Lucia

November 22, 2016

In anticipation of an upcoming visit to Saint Lucia, we wanted to learn more about this sovereign island country in the Caribbean located northwest of Barbados and south of Martinique between the Caribbean Sea and North Atlantic Ocean. 26 Interesting and Fun Facts About Saint Lucia 1. Covering 238.23 square miles, Saint Lucia is three and a half […]

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10 Fun Facts About Nevis

October 19, 2016

Nevis is a 36 square mile island in the Caribbean Sea. Nevis and the nearby island of Saint Kitts make up one country known as the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. We will be visiting both Saint Kitts and Nevis via an upcoming cruise, so we wanted to learn a little background about the island of […]

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25 Fun Facts about Sitka, Alaska

September 29, 2016

1. Sitka is Alaska’s first and oldest city. The area in Southeast Alaska was originally settled by the Tlingit people more than 10,000 years ago. 2. Today the City and Borough of Sitka, Alaska, encompasses 4,710 square miles, making it the largest city by land mass in the United States, with a population just under […]

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