Travel Blogs from Trenton
... all out. But we still had not found the boulder so we carried on and crossed back over the Trent River and headed south towards Trenton and found the sign for the boulder-- a brief driveway and maybe a 1-2 km hike round trip and we saw the boulder. To further quote the brochure "The Bleasdell Boulder, also known as the Glen Miller Rock, was studied by Reverend William Bleasdell in the 1800s who wrote of ...
... in Adolphustown. Unfortunately, when we got there the obelisk monument was laying on its side with caution tape around. It had been taken down to fix the base which was crumbling. We had lunch in the park, also on the shores of Lake Ontario, or one of the bays of the lake, and then we visited the museum and research centre on the grounds, housed in the Allison House (built in the late 1800s if memory serves me). It was most interesting. The staff on ...
The Edge has finally landed us at 'Das Schloss'. Excellent day to travel from the Comfort of Windsor under cloudy sky, pallatable traffic, coooooool temp but in the warmth of our rolling cocoon with two quiet excellent yorkies. Now.... waiting time to get back to the creek in November. Gas prices suck... For our american friends, canadian gas - around here - costs about US$4.50/US gallon, taking into account the currency exchange. Time for Zzzzzzzzzz. Love to ...
... a presentation on the history of the island which we both enjoyed.
All religions are regonized here as there is a church for every imaginable faith .All children go to school from age 5 to 11 and then they must write an entrance exam to secondary school. If they fail they go to another school and after 3 years they can take the exam again.
Every citizen who works here pays school taxes (15%), pays into social security, health care (this is ...
... had breakfast around 6am.
We then spent the afternoon wandering around the shops and then got settled in our room.
We were told if we walked around Home Depot we would find some restaurants for supper and ended up being joined by a couple from near Owen Sound. There were so many similarities as Elizabeth's mother was born in Paisley Scotland and Eric's mother was born there and members of both families worked at Coates.
We had a delightful evening and walked back to ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services