A Seafaring Maiden Bed and Breakfast
Travel Blogs from Granville Ferry
... masters and tailgunners brought out burgers, hot dogs, potato salad, beans and all the fixin's for a great meal. The weather was fantastic – warm, and blue skies.
But, the threat of hurricane Arthur was still in the back of our minds especially since we were scheduled to move to Lunenburg the next morning.
Before the 4th of July festivities started, ...
... of the coast.
From there, we took the Digby Island Coastal Drive to the end of the island. As we got about half way there, the fog (marine layer for some of you) rolled in, so we could not see much, but as we headed back to Digby, the fog lifted and we were able to check out some neat fishing harbors, and coves.
It was time to eat lunch when we arrived back in Digby, so, we stopped ...
... by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie.
After watching an excellent film about the Acadians, we toured the beautiful gardens and grounds that have been preserved to honor the Acadians.
We then arrived at Parker’s Cove and a great campground located on the coast of the Bay of Fundy. Many of the sites look out onto the Bay. While we did not have a “bay view” ...
... to the atmosphere.
Stanley Lobster was next on the destination list. It is a place where you can choose your own lobster from the tank and then have it cooked for you. Although it wasn't opened when we visited I did get to meet Ernie who is quite the character and owner of Stanley Lobster. There is a cute shack on the beach to eat the lobster and a seat which I have named the 'Sea Throne'.
We also went and checked out the Yarmouth Lighthouse and it's ...
... a quick 5 minute ride across Petite Passage to Long Island. This is a pretty little fishing village beautiful old homes and Richard did a quick drive pass spruce forests, homes in between, marshland with bogs and you can still see a bit of autumn colours in the distance. Mainly spruce trees on the 20 minute drive to Freeport just in time to drive on the ferry to Brier Island another $5.50.
Once off the ferry we turned left to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed