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Kouchibouguac National Park (New Brunswick)

To paraphrase the park guide Kouchibouguac is hard to pronounce but easy to love. We are now in the French part of the province and few of the travelers speak English. 20 more words

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Ten Tricks for the Family Trip

Ten Tricks for the Family Trip

Welcome to high summer. Before we had kids, this season meant one thing to my husband and I. Road trips. 872 more words

Twins: Our First Year

Another day another island

After a 17 hour ferry, a stop at a fortress, three hour drive and one more hour ferry we arrived on the land of red sand (PEI). Enjoy the photos.

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St. John's, Newfoundland

We are here in lovely St. John’s. The folks on this island have proved to be the nicest and these nice folks went beyond by escorting us to the best pizza outside of Chicago.

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The Rumeli Castle

Called the Rumelihisari in Turkish, the Rumeli Castle, or Fortress, dominates a fair amount of the Bosphorus coast in Sariyer. Rumeli was build between 1451 and 1452 by Sultan Mehmed II the Conqueror (the movie Fetih 1453 has a brief scene about the controversy of building Rumeli). 385 more words

Gros Morne

There were no moose living in Newfoundland prior to 1904. That is when the British introduced four moose to the island in an effort to promote better eating habits among the islanders. 402 more words

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