Spinning Wheel Bed & Breakfast
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Spinning Wheel Bed & Breakfast Louisbourg
Travel Blogs from Louisbourg
Today we drove to Louisbourg. It wasn't in our original plan, but we heard it wasn't to be missed. What is Louisbourg? Here is some information from The Fortress of Louisbourg website (http://www.fortressoflouisbourg.ca):
Louisbourg is the largest reconstruction project in North America. The original settlement was founded in 1713 by the French and developed over several ...
... free source: lemons ! An Italian woman once told me of this remedy, and yes indeed, it sure does work! Across the miniature ferry we went and then headed for a big night !! The mucho grande ferry to Newfoundland ! We were super excited to see what this new piece of land was going to bring us. We had to be at the ferry for 9pm, even though our departure was for 11:45pm. We didn't know what to expect so we arrived for 7pm. We drove to the roll booth with excitement. ...
... any money in their pay envelopes. They "Owed their soles to the Company Store".
We then visited the Marconi Heritage site. It took many years for Marconi to perfect his array of equipment to send and receive wireless transmissions. The first successful site was at Table Top, NS.
Leaving for the ferry at 9:45PM tonight, as the boat sails at 2345 hours for Port-Aux-Basque. See you there.
And the adventure continues,
Yet another foggy start to our day. The mist off the ocean was so heavy we thought it had rained over night. It was 9 o'clock when we started our journey toward Louisbourg, Nova Scotia. Prior to leaving Chantelle and I took a Benadryl to help us with our allergies. Not a good idea when you are going for a drive. I could barely keep my eyes open! Deryck, had to keep nudging, me awake.
Just as we pulled into the parking lot ...
After we bought our park passes from the visitor's centre, we had to wait for a bus that would drive us out to the site. We could see it from the centre, about 3 km or so away. The line to buy tickets was quite long, which at first surprised me, but then I remembered that it was a Saturday!
A little bit of background about Louisbourg. It is a reconstructed French colonial fortress from 1744, built on Louisbourg's original location ...