Rollo Bay Inn
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... I didn't want to be crossing on a windy day! They would close the bridge in very high winds but we met Ann & Arche who had a terrible trip across!!
PEI is Canada's smallest Province, it really is a beautiful island, coming off the bridge the first thing you notice are the red sand beach & cliffs. The red soil is the result of high iron content & I'm told its rare!! ...
Cabot Beach with it's lighthouse, red sand bluffs and beautiful sandy beach was a wonderful place to start the day! A little beach combing for treasures to fill our pockets and then we were off to travel along the Green Gables Shore. Our first stop of the day was Hostetter's Viewscape at French River. A beautiful scenic stop where you can see the farm meet the tide. The vistas stretch from farmland to harbour to sea! At New London we ...
... dollars. The bridge opened in 1997 and is a quick and easy way to access the island. It's not cheap to cross. It costs about $50 to cross on the bridge with an RV, but you only have to pay in one direction. If you want to save money, cross to PEI from New Brunswick on the bridge (free) and then return on the ferry (cheaper than the bridge I'm told). We are taking the bridge both ways for the convenience.
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... sale, especially in the country. It seemed like every second house had a for sale sign on it.
- There are A LOT of skunks - thankfully, we didn't see any live ones, but we saw tons on the road and smelled quite a few
- Islanders love their lawns - they are perfectly cut and HUGE.
- Islanders love their churches - there was a church around almost every corner. And they even have signs stating "Church Traffic" to warn that you are coming ...
... view. It was an absolute relief to get the the end. The last few kms seemed to go on forever! I have no idea how people then get up and do the same again for multiple days in a row on some of the multiday treks but I guess they have trained a little bit more than me lol. Still an awesome day and another one off the must do list. Hooray!
The next day I bearly had the energy to speak. We continued driving north to Lake Taupo where we had been considering a skydive so we popped into ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility