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A Guide to Cape Breton Island

Take a drive on the wild side with a visit to Cape Breton Island on the northern tip of Nova Scotia. With its soaring cliffs, bountiful seas and a heady mix of Gaelic, Acadian and Mi’kmaq cultures, this vast land delivers a Maritimes experience like no other. 79 more words


Cape Breton Church

This church was located on the Cabot Trail road on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia.  So far I haven’t found any additional information for it other than it’s now for sale. 7 more words


Two Sisters’ Unique Initiative Puts Cape Breton Island on World Map

OTTAWA—It’s something like an “Anne of Green Gables” story in a 21st-century setting. Instead of “sending word” to Nova Scotia for a boy to help with farm chores as Marilla Cuthbert did in the beloved children’s classic, two Cape Breton sisters posted an advertisement on their Facebook page to attract employees for their family-owned business. 381 more words


DoNow: Canada 150

Welcome to our friends from Cape Breton! This week, the Maples Met School hosts our new friends from Glace Bay, Nova Scotia and then in June, our Metsters will be head to the East Coast. 365 more words

St. Mary of the Angels

St. Mary of the Angels Roman Catholic Church is located just off the highway in Glendale, Nova Scotia, Canada.  The light wasn’t ideal when I passed by, so I included some wildflowers in the frame to try and add more interest to the shot.   7 more words


Post 53: Le Mal de Mere


I daydreamed about buying a sailboat before I’d ever stepped foot on a monohull. There was just something in my bones that told me that my nomadic tour leader lifestyle, which had me crisscrossing the country and living out of the back of a van, would translate well to living small on the water. 406 more words

Quote of the Day

“It is difficult for a man ever to give advice to his father. Even if you try to think of him as just another man he is still your father and you are his child, regardless of how old you have become.” 262 more words