Monthly Archives: September 2012

Boston photos

  Historic firehall with custom made fire engines which are 12″ shorter than normal.   Tour boats at waterfront.   Paul Revere’s house   This doggy scene was popular with tourists.   Boston claims their tower was built first and Washington DC copied it.   Historic buildings in downtown Boston.   The Beantown Trolley reflected […]

Boston – Sept 22-25

At breakfast, we had a couple join us who lived in Arlington, in the Boston area. They were such fun to talk to, we had trouble pulling ourselves away so we could get on the road. They gave us some good ideas for things to do in Boston. We left Bar Harbor in a mix […]

Photos – Halifax, Annapolis Valley, Saint John, Bar Harbor

  Beautiful schooner in Halifax Harbour. Taken from Dartmouth side.   Annapolis Valley taken from Lookoff, north of Wolfville.   Hall’s Harbour, NS at high tide.   Fort Ann National Historic Site, Annapolis Royal, NS   Historic buildings, Annapolis Royal, NS   Low tide at St Martins, NB. Note boats are sitting on “cribs” placed […]

Bar Harbor, Maine – September 20/21 (Thurs/Fri)

We left St Andrews around 10:00 am. The drive to Bar Harbor would only take about an hour and a half, so we decided to stop in St Stephen, NB, right at the border with Maine. The main attraction in St Stephen is the Ganong store, as that is where their factory is located. There […]

St Andrews-by-the-Sea, NB September 18/19

Yes, I do know it’s September! I realized last night that I have been entering most of my September posts as August. I’m surprised nobody pointed that out to me. Maybe people have stopped reading… The drive from Saint John to St Andrews is very short, just over an hour. It allowed us some spectacular […]

Back in Saint John – September 14-17

We left the B&B in Wolfville for our appointment at Canadian Tire in New Minas. Murray deposited me at a nearby Tim Hortons. He returned an hour later. Canadian Tire had run the diagnostic and found that the part that had failed was on recall so they suggested we go to the Hyundai dealer, as […]

Wolfville – September 12-13 (Wed/Thurs)

We got out of Halifax around 8:30 am. We expected the drive to be 1.5 hours in total but were hoping to play a round of golf on the way. We stopped at Falmouth and went to the Avon Golf and Country Club to see if we could get on the course at a reasonable […]