Travel Blogs from Peggy's Cove, Canada

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Port Hastings to Peggy's Cove, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Port Hastings to Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by guruzers

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A Hoarders episode?, Prospect, Canada travel blog

A Hoarders episode?

A travel blog entry by edpass

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Upstairs, our house has three rooms.  As of March 1, two of the rooms are completely empty, and one has room enough, only, to walk sideways through the one narrow passageway from the door to our desks.  There we sit waiting for nightfall and ...

Day 8 - Most Photographed Lighthouse in Canada, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Day 8 - Most Photographed Lighthouse in Canada

A travel blog entry by 10sandy

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Today we spent the day at Peggy's Cove.  I was here 39 years ago, and not much has changed in this lovely fishing village with it's picturesque rocks and lighthouse.  It is sunny and a bit windy, but we are glad for the pleasant weather. ...

Peggy's Cove and Halifax, Peggys Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove and Halifax

A travel blog entry by nanslyn

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We are camped right on the water in a bay very close to Peggy's Cove. We even have a lighthouse which we can see from our campsite! Yesterday, we spent the whole day in Peggy's cove. We explored, visited all the shops, visited the old church, enjoyed ...

Stretching the truth, or truth in interpretation?, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Stretching the truth, or truth in interpretation?

A travel blog entry by cobra1899

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... couple of days...weathering out a hurricane might be one of them).  For today you get a sampling of the pictures taken at Peggy's Cove and Halifax. Drove to Peggy's Cove, lunch there, couple hours in Halifax, stopped in for an Ice Cap, back to the ...

Wildromantische Kueste, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Wildromantische Kueste

A travel blog entry by onthesunnyside

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... Kilometer) zu verbrennen. Wenn man die huebschen Orte zielgerichtet ansteuert sind sie dann allerdings wirklich besonders, so auch Peggy's Cove, "in der Naehe" von Halifax. Dieser wilde Kuestenort ist auch in der Schweiz nicht unbekannt, hier stuerzte ...

First day in the RV, Peggys Cove, Canada travel blog

First day in the RV

A travel blog entry by vaseys

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... reminiscent of Sweden. Even more so when we reached the coastal road, with really pretty villages on every inlet. Passed through Peggy's Cove, and found the campsite - and hooked ourselves up again. That is a very civilised aspect of camping here, having ...

WOW, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

WOW

A travel blog entry by pygmypuff

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As we drove towards Peggy's Cove, we were amazed by the HUGE pieces of rock that lay here and there amongst the barren landscape. They looked like someone had randomly placed them there.  The vast expanse of granite that the lighthouse stands on was ...

Barrens, bogs and boulders, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Barrens, bogs and boulders

A travel blog entry by kimrobinson

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... road... oh and the fog horn! Never mind, today is an early start anyway to see the delights outside Halifax and in particular Peggy's Cove.   Dressed for the cold (and fog) with plenty of layers on, I waited for my tour guide with a ...

Southern Shore, Nova Scotia, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Southern Shore, Nova Scotia

A travel blog entry by maggiestravels

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... back to the U.S. (Bangor, Me. is the closest). I have to take Ben to the hospital. Medicare doesn't cover medical in Canada. Ben has become jaundiced and the blood work done here shows his liver enzymes are really high. The poisons are not being filtered ...

Peggy's Cove, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by federicochi

Peggy's ...

Halifax to Lunenberg coastal drive, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Halifax to Lunenberg coastal drive

A travel blog entry by sueball

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... visited Canada that hurricanes that originate in the Caribbean's warm waters can move up the eastern border and hit Canada.   Just past Peggy's Cove is a memorial to Swissair flight 111 that crashed on 2 September, 1998 into the Atlantic Ocean 8km ...

On the road again, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

On the road again

A travel blog entry by northlandexp

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... campsite. We were aiming for a provincial park but very few have electrical sites. So we decided on a private park just outside of Peggy's Cove on Wayside Bay. Wayside park is family run. They are very friendly and the park is clean. Our site was across ...

OUT 'n' ABOUT in PROSPECT, Prospect, Canada travel blog

OUT 'n' ABOUT in PROSPECT

A travel blog entry by narf48

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We had a good walk thru Prospect with lots of pictures and met up with friends.  How would you like to wake up to this scenery each ...

Peggy's Cove, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by buechler

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... in 1800 and became known as "Peggy of the Cove" attracting visitors from around the bay who eventually named the village, Peggy's Cove, after her nickname.[3] The village was formally founded in 1811 when the Province of Nova Scotia issued a land grant ...

Nova Scotia, by the lakes and by the sea, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Nova Scotia, by the lakes and by the sea

A travel blog entry by moniandchris

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Küste, küste und nochmal hummerkörbe(mit robben und fisherdörfe inklusiv)...und eine wunderschöne dreitägige kanutour im kejimkujik national park, wo ein schwarzbär bereits auf unserer campseite auf uns wartete...sind dann ...

Grandpa's painting, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Grandpa's painting

A travel blog entry by woody0198

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... he claims from a picture in a magazine or something.  When we saw the painting, we knew right where it was:  Peggy's Cove.  You might remember this as the location of the Swissair flight that crashed in 94 (?).  It has a ...

Sep 09, 2009, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Sep 09, 2009

A travel blog entry by bistromath

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Houses, Boulders, Lighthouse, Waves, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Houses, Boulders, Lighthouse, Waves

A travel blog entry by sharyn-jim

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Peggy's Cove is a must see in Nova Scotia.   The carving in the granite rock depicts the fishermen and villagers of Peggy's Cove.  The boulders are huge.  Live are lost each year because people get too close to the waves coming in and ...

Exhilaration knows no limits!, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Exhilaration knows no limits!

A travel blog entry by lynnmarttila

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Peggy's Cove, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by noeljrblog

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Today we headed the short distance to Peggy’s Cove. Just before getting to Peggy’s Cove, we stopped at the Swiss Air Flight 111 Memorial. It turns out that plane went down in the Atlantic Ocean. 229 people perished on the plane. The town of ...

Peggy's Cove, Peggys Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by jsquaredgoesto

... for Halifax and Peggy's Cove showed cloudy but no rain. It was raining when we left, but cleared up about an hour outside of Peggy's Cove. The first 2 1/2 hours or so are on freeway and went by pretty quick, but the last stretch is a windy 2 lane road ...

Peggy's Cove, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by pamlsmith

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... villages were pretty and there were a few more places to see the colourful fishing boats before they headed out for the day. Peggy's Cove was our destination today. When planning our trip, this was the one place that Jeff really wanted to ...

Halifax, Peggy's Cove, Graves Island Provincial Pk, Halifax and Peggy's Cove,, Canada travel blog

Halifax, Peggy's Cove, Graves Island Provincial Pk

A travel blog entry by thedanes

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... and visiting a few of the shops displaying crafts made in Canada. Jim was happy to get his ice cream fix.   While at Peggy's Cove, we visited the Information Centre (that's how they spell it in Canada) and were happy to learn that Graves Island ...

Peggy's Cove, Peggys Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by photokent

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The other day, we drove to Peggy's cove, one of the iconic Nova Scotian landmarks.  Southwest of Halifax.  It's granite rocks reminded us of high sierra actually although I don't have any good photos to show you of the countryside.  We did ...

Nova Scota, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Nova Scota

A travel blog entry by rgtraveller

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... .  But we couldn’t get close to the famous lighthouse because of the bus loads of tourist – obviously Peggy’s Cove was “open for the season".  The lighthouse is standing on a massive granite ledge and several ...

Peggy's Cove, NS, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove, NS

A travel blog entry by bb8

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There was a million people at Peggy's Cove!...at least it seemed like that many! There were 7 tour buses & at least 100 cars in the lighthouse parking lot. It was a very beautiful spot, but much smaller than I expected. The rocks were very ...

COUSINS ARRIVE, Prospect, Canada travel blog

COUSINS ARRIVE

A travel blog entry by narf48

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Joan and George - from Florida Cheryl and Jim - from South ...

Sunshine, Blue Sky Day, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Sunshine, Blue Sky Day

A travel blog entry by nboersma

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... a city on a peninsula at rush hour. After a very stressful drive, stop and go, we got out of town and on the shoreline road to Peggy's Cove. With the sunny day, we stopped in Peggy's Cove and decided to eat dinner at the only place around, the Sou'Wester ...

Peggy's Cove, Peggy's Cove, Canada travel blog

Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by wanderlust3

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... on fishery. After WW II, tourism became a secondary source of income for its inhabitants.  Today, Peggy's Cove is primarily a tourist community, although its few surviving residents still fish for lobster, and  ...

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