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My Place in the Sun???

I thought I had found my ‘place in the sun’ when I saw this Facebook post:

One commenter with knowledge of the area cautions that it is beautiful but remote.  427 more words

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MYSTERIES: The 500 Year Old Chinese City on Cape Breton Island

by Art MacKay

The Visuals:

Chinese City on Cape Breton

The Story:

Back in 2002, architect, amateur historian and native Cape Bretoner Paul Chiasson went for a hike up Kelly’s Mountain on Cape Dauphin near Sydney on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. 728 more words

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Good times and teddy bears, too - Boston Globe Travel Show

Last Friday I volunteered to help a sister alum at her company’s stand at the Boston Globe Travel Show. The company, called Wanderful, is a global network for women who love to travel. 855 more words

Calvin United

This church’s original congregation was Presbyterian and was organized sometime around 1850.  It’s located in a small fishing village near the Cabot Trail on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia and appears to date from 1887.  20 more words


Travelogue: Fortress of Louisbourg

July 28-29, 2017

The fortified town of Louisbourg served as capital to the French colony of Île Royale (present day Cape Breton Island), during a time of fierce competition for North American dominance between European powers. 1,055 more words


The Cabot Trail, CBI

The Cabot Trail is a scenic roadway on Cape Breton Island that completes a loop around the northern tip of the island, passing along and through the Cape Breton Highlands. 602 more words