Travel Blogs from Pictou, Canada

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Lobster sandwich winner?, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Lobster sandwich winner?

A travel blog entry by adamandtara


... we were able to get a room (actually, a box car!) versus the tent :)  We ended up travelling the full 60km back to Pictou today and didn't even have to stop for lunch.  I think this means we're getting stronger? We're staying at the Harbour ...

WAHOO!  80km!, Pictou, Canada travel blog

WAHOO! 80km!

A travel blog entry by adamandtara


... getting a little down and not sure how much further to go but that put us in the mood to find our way all the way to Pictou!  Needless to say, we're very happy and proud of our 80km.  Feels great (and sore..very sory but lets us justifies this ...

Pictou, Piper's Landing, & Some Rum, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Pictou, Piper's Landing, & Some Rum

A travel blog entry by philippajane86


... first; surely I can blame the use of an American dictionary for my losses. A Dairy Queen Burger was lunch, followed by a visit to Pictou as the sun was out in full force.  My uniform still included jeans and socks, but it was at least warmer than ...

One night stay in Pictou, Pictou, Canada travel blog

One night stay in Pictou

A travel blog entry by lilmont


... and the maple leaves are now turning to the colour of red.  Coming up to the town of Oxford the Blueberry Capitol of Canada now driving under highways to towns on either sides of Hwy 104E.  The view we have is miles and miles of autumn coloured ...

Coming home from the lake, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Coming home from the lake

A travel blog entry by kjschultz


First time on the big boat this year. The paint on board still smells ...

Random, Pictou, Canada travel blog


A travel blog entry by beanthere


... they process it and what products they make.  Was a nice set up...maybe I should start a lavender farm...hmm... I ended up in Pictou and went to the big VIC to get info on the city cause there were a couple things I read about that seemed fun.  ...

Saying Goodbye, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Saying Goodbye

A travel blog entry by homeport


The ferry is free from NS to PEI but they charge you on the return. We will be leaving PEI via the bridge so the toll fare is about half of the ferry costs. Just something to keep in mind to help budget. Thanks to Fred & Laurie our final camping was ...

Another Tranisition Day, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Another Tranisition Day

A travel blog entry by larry_shirley


We headed out this morning for Pictou, NS as a jumping off point for another ferrry ride to Prince Edward Island. It was a pretty straight forward drive mostly down roads we had been on, so the trip was uneventful. We arrived at the park and got settled ...

Sep 04, 2013, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Sep 04, 2013

A travel blog entry by haueteru


Home!, Pictou, Canada travel blog


A travel blog entry by greg-and-karen


... see only a short distance ahead of us. It really was the worst driving conditions during our whole journey! So now we are in Pictou for the summer. We’ll be visiting Laura, Will, and Amelia in Cold Lake for a couple weeks in May. Heather, ...

Cruisin' to Caribou, Caribou, Canada travel blog

Cruisin' to Caribou

A travel blog entry by johnturner


... dock and out onto the highway. I had to immediately start looking for a gas station.  Unfortunately, the only opportunity I saw was Pictou but traffic was very heavy since all the cars and trucks had all left the ferry at the same time and were all ...

Fish and Chip supper, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Fish and Chip supper

A travel blog entry by catndeano


... that managed to finish off with the pot of gold out to sea. A couple of hours of driving later, we stopped at a town called Pictou and had dinner in Murphy's Famous British Fish and Chip restaurant. It was very nice but nothing like how we have it. The ...

Jim & June's Odyessy 100603 - Pictou, NS, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Jim & June's Odyessy 100603 - Pictou, NS

A travel blog entry by jimcabay

... river on your left. To get to our Birchwood Campground in Lyons Brook, we crossed a kilometer long Causeway across the Pictou channel.  Along this boulder formed roadway are the abandoned remnants of a previous bridge where only the piles ...

Ride Cabot Trail - Check!, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Ride Cabot Trail - Check!

A travel blog entry by muggeragem


The conference I was attending sadly ended at 2pm Sunday so I went to Glace Bay and visited the Coal Mine exhibit. It was excellent! The exhibit was about the early 20th Century where the miners were being exploited by absentee owners and their attempts ...

Get in late so stay in Parking Lot, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Get in late so stay in Parking Lot

A travel blog entry by karengilmore


OK this was an eventful travel day. Have trouble starting the MH leaving PEI so have to use the Battery Boost feature to jump from coach batteries. Drive to Confederation Bridge and stop at gift shop to get PEI patches for Higos and have to use the ...

We've done it!, Pictou, Canada travel blog

We've done it!

A travel blog entry by greg-and-karen


... our Fiesta behind it, we are about 45' from stem to stern. We've driven this 'train' from Moncton to Halifax, Halifax to Pictou via Antigonish, and it's last journey was from Pictou to Halifax and back to complete the process of loading it up for our full ...

Thursday, August 1, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Thursday, August 1

A travel blog entry by xandzee

... the little shops before heading to the tourist centre. Found out directions to take the Ferry to PEI, made a cardboard sign "Pictou Ferry" and jumped on the local bus to the highway. Walking with our big backpacks down the interchange ramps turned out ...

Three weeks...., Pictou, Canada travel blog

Three weeks....

A travel blog entry by snowboarderliv

Ecuador in 21 days.. In exactly three weeks from today I'll be either in Texas, or in the air flying toward South America ...

Hidden Cafes and New Wooly Blankets, Pictou, Canada travel blog

Hidden Cafes and New Wooly Blankets

A travel blog entry by travelingcanada


... wind drove us back indoors to warm up, but we were soon back outside to run off a bit of energy on deck. We docked in Pictou and began searching for a place to stay. A few wrong turns later we found Birchwood and settled in for a couple of nights so we ...

To Pictou - Birthplace of New Scotland, Pictou, Canada travel blog

To Pictou - Birthplace of New Scotland

A travel blog entry by knightc


... out and by the time it was dry enough to venture out it was too late to join in.  We went to a pub in Pictou but a jam session was just ending and pretty much all the restaurants in town were closed.  A museum for the immigrant ship Hector ...

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