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... most money we have spent on camping ever but front row seating for the Bay of Fundy tides. The most beautiful Nova Scotia sunset.
We meet our neighbours Gary & Shelly/Morris & Jo-Ann to our right and had a fabulous evening talking and getting acquainted. Lots of laughter and smiles and gaining knowledge of the area which proved to be very useful. Hope you got to read the blog and loved meeting you, safe journeys.
... at one time, and when the Industrial Revolution’s machines threatened to take jobs away, workers threw their sabots into the machinery….this is where the word "sabotage" originated.
Very old Fort Anne (named for the Queen) houses a remarkable, huge hand done tapestry depicting life in this area from 1605 when the ...
Wednesday 01/07... CANADA DAY! Sing along now:
Our home and native land!
True patriot love in all thy sons command.
With glowing hearts we see thee rise,
The True North strong and free!
From far and wide,
O Canada, we stand on guard ...
Annapolis Royal is steeped in history - it is the oldest settlement (1605) in the country & was Nova Scotia's capital in 1700's before it moved to Halifax. We visited Fort Anne designated a National Historic Site in 1917 it's Canada's oldest! We admired the huge 18' x 8' Fort Anne's Heritage Tapestry, it depicts 4 centuries of history in 3 million tiny needlepoint stitches! Stitched by over 100 volunteers, including ...
... 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 ...