Travel Blogs from Trenton
... look at a mosaic mural that an artist created using more than 3,500 photographs. It tells the the history of Quinte West but also has photographs includes photographs of regular people and famous people. The significance of the movie reel and film strip that flows from it harkens back to Trenton's movie years when it was known as Hollywood North, just as BC lays claim to such a title in western Canada.
... joins the inland waterways between Lake Ontario and Lake Huron. So much I am learning about Ontario that I didn't have a clue about. In the past we crossed Canada on the Trans-Canada highway to Montreal the one time and the other time we went to Niagara Falls and then on to Montreal so probably took the 401 to travel as quickly as possible.
The highlights of the day, according to Denis: the visit to the UEL museum/house and the little ferry.
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