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Travel Blogs from Perce
... houses that were run down and wind worn were perfect to their backdrop. When we arrived in Perce we stopped of course to visit the famous Perce Rock. I suppose it’s like Canada’s Uluru. It looks strong and cold and harsh against the town’s high grass and cliffs. It was beautiful to look at and be in awe of what nature creates. This was our last real stop in Quebec. After we drove into New Brunswick and said goodbye to our home ...
This morning in PEI was beautiful with sunshine and a temperature of about 65 degrees. We loaded up and headed out to the Gaspe Peninsula taking the scenic route along the southern shore of PEI. We soon found ourselves crossing the Confederation Toll Bridge ($18 for motorcycles, including sidecars) which is a very long and very impressive span of bridge back into New Brunswick. ...
... s coffee, and we hit the road driving northeast out of Rimouski. We stayed right on Route 132 that hugs the southern coast of the St. Lawrence River. At this point, you cannot see the other side and it gets wider the further east one travels.
It was a spectacular driving day!! The coast and little well-kept villages were eye-candy to behold! We could not have scripted a more pleasant day for this drive. The speed is 90 kph ...
After Sherbrooke Village I headed up the east coast of New Brunswick and back into far eastern Quebec, the Gaspe Peninsula ... which has lots of trees. Windy roads. And lots of francophones.
Interesting enough, but no pictures worth spit and ...
... Bonnaventure to see the Gannet colony.
So we have heard since being on Cape Breton that the Gannet numbers have been down ever since the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the place where they winter. More connections for us all to think about. I am sure we will hear more about this tomorrow when we head out on a boat once again to stand in one of the largest Gannet colonies in the world. ...
Other places to stay in Perce
261 route 132, Perce | 3 star hotelfrom $83
1 Rd 132 W, Perce | Hotelfrom $76
288 Route 132, Perce | 4 star hotelfrom $132
367 Rte. 132 Ouest, Perce | Hotelfrom $75
212 Route 132, Perce | Hotelfrom $51
77 B Route 132, Perce | Hotelfrom $74
169 Route 132, Perce | Hotelfrom $194