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... of Dave & Debbie at one of the lookouts, Debbie's hair stood up straight from the wind. The wind blew the camera as I took pictures. I planted my elbows on a sign to steady the camera, but the wind still buffeted the camera. At each stop, more of the shorter hairs dislodged from my pony tail, until I looked like ??? g
Cape Breton is an island. The Bras d’Or lake split the island in half. Each side has different ...
... office said people had given it good reviews. So, that was where we settled on for dinner. The crowded parking lot and line out the door were good indicators that tasty food awaited us. It was worth the 30+minute wait to get a table on the screened porch. As with most places in this area, the dining room was un-air conditioned and it was a muggy evening. The waitress took our order and brought a bread basket with melt-in-your-mouth ...
That's what the sign says, and from the languages I heard being spoken on the Trail today, I'd believe it. German, english from Australia, England, and USA, and another which I wasn't entirely sure. Lesson learned for today: In Cape Breton you say, "Down north", not "Up north". I love oat cakes! My exercise ball makes a great footstool. The sun shone mostly brightly today, as promised, and so I took off early to navigate ...
... tell us where to go. The same happened in Sydney. These two towns are quite separate but near each other. They are each side of an inlet.
We found another lighthouse at Low Point. We were lucky to find this place as again, there were no signs and we had to back track a few times. We met a guy there and he said there were seals just around the corner so we went seal hunting. They were just floating in the water resting I think. Nothing seemed to be bothering them as ...
... are some very neat looking fishing villages along the trail and lots of vacation homes and places to rent for the tourists.
We tried to plan a whale tour but the weather was to messy and they canceled the tours for Monday and Tuesday. Oh Whale!! maybe we can schedule a tour in Maine.
As with places like this pictures don't do the trail and the park justice. I tried but....
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257 Shore Road, Baddeck | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Very nice
- Great view