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A fairly stressful drive today. After the severe Winter storm last night, the surrounding countryside was feet deep in snow. Many of the eastern airports like Chicago, New York, Boston, Cleveland and Buffalo had all been closed, and flights cancelled or diverted. The roads appeared to be open this morning, even though it was still snowing, but your ability to move depended on when the last snow plough had come past. Unfortunately ...
... trailing behind their pick-up trucks. We stayed here till midday, then drove to Niagrara Falls for an exceptional visit. Our very first day of rain on the way there, and we got soaked walking over to Maid of the Mist Tour boat. This tour is on a ferry boat that sails into the middle of the horseshoe shaped part of the river just below the falls themselves. Despite the obvious extremely well trodden nature of the ferry ride to the falls we ...
... guides us through an introduction to the collection of post-war art from America and Europe. Then it's a farewell lunch in the cafe' and time to say goodbye. Tonight, we have tickets in Stratford for "42nd Street", the musical with "Shuffle off to Buffalo". We'll shuffle back sometime to do more ...
... and sheds which was now a trendy cafe. We didn't go in as we were getting straight on the bus but I did get a photo or two of the trains for my Dad.
The last stop was Toronto City Hall before leaving our tour group. We waved goodbye and then started walking towards our ...
... and bowling alleys. We went to 'Tim Horton's' for lunch, which seemed to be the Candian equivalent of Pret a Manger but which also sold donuts - we had sandwiches and a Canadian maple donut, which was delicious. As we ate, we watched a man dressed as Elvis and painted in gold outside. He was fairly old and looked like he may have started his carreer as one of those statues who moved when you pay them money, but now he had resorter to sitting on an office ...
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