Maclellan Inn/Thackeray Suites
Travel Blogs from Port aux Basques
... only there for one night. When they brought in cole slaw, macaroni salad, fried chicken and french fries, everyone was elated. We all love seafood, but it was great to have some good old fashion comfort food.
That afternoon, Lorraine got her early birthday gift when she found an "ugly stick" at the craft store in the campground. Ugly sticks are a long (five to six foot) sticks with a boot on the bottom, lots of castanet-like things attached to ...
... we enjoyed a nice lunch (more like a dinner) with a view of the Cabot Strait. Colleen wore her acupuncture wrist bands and chewed on crystallized ginger; luckily the voyage was as smooooth as she had hoped, and we arrived in Port aux Basques on schedule at 6 o'clock Newfoundland time. It was actually 5:30 our time, but again, we found ourselves in a different time ...
... out was and what to do
with the key when we leave so we went into the restaurant that the women who
owns it all runs. She was delighted to see us because she wanted to tell us a
funny story. Apparently after Jen checked in another lady and her mum checked
in who turned out to have the exact same name as Jen! Which caused much
confusion as the land lady kept insisting she had already checked them in! They
finally realised it was just that there ...
... and I could live; it's so colorful, interesting, charming and alive. I love the wind, the landscape is so diverse, there's so much to do. I think it would be interesting to experience the winter here. Carly and Hanna think about it???We stayed in St John's for two nights. We treated ourselves to a nice hotel and had lots of fun taking in a couple bands and eating some great food... And the sites, wow! There' a beautiful walk up this mountain called Signal Hill, ...
... but many museums and tours are now closed.And Sandra, Fall has just started to touch the trees here. Although it was near frost early this morning. Lucky we have brought a duvet.In a couple days we will be one month into our trip and let me tell you sisters that is an accomplishment . This VW is a 'pretty small camper' (our license is 924 PSC). We're just about at our campsite, so shall sign off. I'm hoping there's wifi and I can send this blog ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility