Travel Blogs from Saint Sauveur des Monts
We all got a later start this morning than anyone expected. Breakfast was freshly baked bagels and other assorted pastries and spreads from just down the street, delicious. As we got caught up in conversation, Alex realized he was late leaving for work and the house painters had already arrived. I set about tinkering with my bike, taking adantage of Alex's toolshed to true my wheel and lube the brakes a bit. It still needs work, ...
... make it to the beginning of the service, unfortunately, as the roads were unpaved and the speed limits in Canada are ridiculously low. We did make it halfway through though, and it was a beautiful experience. The church was packed, and the service was chanted by the nuns in Greek, but with a pronounced French accent.
P.S. While modesty rules are written down and expected, no headcoverings required or requested. My kind of monastery!
... chips (for Craig) in Heartland NB. Deryck is determined to make it past Ottawa today. 4:00 pm we are in Quebec. Well, after many miles, we are finally settling down for the night in Ontario ! So, that means we are now in our fourth province for today. The time now is 11:57pm. Good night ...
Took me a while to get to sleep as my bites were rather itchy. They're looking rather hideous today... Had breakfast with Elliot who then left to go to Halifax, we exchanged Facebooks and he might be in Québec at the same time as me so if he is we'll meet up. I then tackled the task of my washing, which turned out to be rather successful - everything is still the same size and colour. Spoke to Dad and Em on skype which was nice, ...
What a day! Got up at 7.30 ish when my French roomie was packing her stuff, and went for a run about 8 ish but it's really hotting up here, getting a bit worried for my 10k which is creeping up! Ate breakfast with Elliot and then we set out with the intention of going to Mont Tremblant to do a hike... 2 hours and 8k later we're the other side of the area at a different village, not the one with the mountain haha! After finding the weirdest tourist office ever and ...
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