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Prince Edward Island ~ Red, Green & Blue

From New Brunswick we headed across the 8 mile long Confederation Bridge which since it’s opening in 1997 has opened Prince Edward Island (PEI) to easy accessibility, something that was actually put to a vote by the citizens before construction could begin!  1,777 more words

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The Maritimes... day 3 - PEI to Nova Scotia

Before getting the ferry to Nova Scotia, I went to see one more Red Sand beach. Pinette park is around 20 minutes from the ferry. I had a walk along the beach by the harbour – the water was sparkling in the sun and was warm like bath water. 195 more words

So The Rumors Are True: Delayed Planes and Other Adventures In Halifax Airport

Flight from Montreal to Halifax: intended arrival time 14:00. Flight from Halifax to Charlottetown: departure 14:30.

The plane door let out an exasperated sigh as it popped opened, releasing the pressure and tension of the last half hour of our delayed flight. 1,240 more words

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The Maritimes... day 2 - PEI, Green Gables, Red Sand

Day two on Prince Edward Island. I had a great sleep, the bed in my hotel was really comfy. Breakfast was included, bacon sandwich and a cup of tea, lovely. 731 more words

P.E.I. hockey player jailed for punching referee twice after ejection from championship

An 18-year-old hockey player from P.E.I. who punched a referee twice in the face, cutting his lip, has been sentenced to 30 days in jail. 398 more words

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Island Beauty

Father’s Day weekend was one for the books! Jeff, Finn and I headed up to Prince Edward Island for the first time ever for a wee holiday! 392 more words

Maritimes cycling advocates call for stiffer laws for drivers who hit cyclists

Just before Christmas last year, competitive cyclist Ellen Watters was badly injured when she was hit by a vehicle while training on a stretch of New Brunswick highway — she died days later, prompting renewed calls for stiffer laws for drivers who kill cyclists. 894 more words

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