Silver Dart Lodge
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSilver Dart Lodge Baddeck
A great vie and an excellent restaurant.
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We headed out of Charlottetown and took a ferry from PEI to NS with our end goal of getting to Baddeck and seeing the World Cup Final.
Side note - I had lost my voice starting on the saturday so it was a tad odd. The lady at the ferry ticket station said she had also lost her voice and it turned out to be pneumonia - bad for her but that could not be in the cards for me could it..
We found the Germany/Argentina game in a hotel bar and had front row cushion seats with ...
... and some early passengers were already exiting the ship. Being able to look out at the town in the early morning and see the attire being worn by people on the shore helped us decided on the amount of layering we would use when dressing on this cold fall day. The cabin window was great for us as it let in the light and scenes of the shoreline, but not the cold weather that would rush into the cabin if a balcony door was opened.
The town of Sydney is ...
... trail as I read that this was a good walk. We parked up and I went off to explore and left Christine in the car to have a sleep and stay safe from the coyotes and bears in the area. Apparently it was here that a man travelling alone was savaged to death by 2 coyotes but this was a few years ago I kept telling myself. Off I went with camera in hand and walking boots on full of hope that I might see some wildlife. I wasn't sure this was wise ...
... is a short distance from the original fort. Parks Canada control the site as a National Historic Monument. -- reconstructed it to near original condition and staffs it with actors in period costumes speaking as if they were in the 1750's.
We really enjoyed Louisbourg because it allowed us to understand how the army and the towns people lived and interacted in the mid-18th ...
... don't sell much lobster during the times that people can just go to a dock and buy it directly from the fishermen so they wait until AFTER lobster fishing season to add it to their menu. Bob had some nice liver and onions (liver is always in season) and I had fish and chips.
Afterwards we walked around on the dock and watched ...