Dundee Arms Inn
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... in PEI. Summerside features a street called Glover Shore Rd (see photo of me in the pouring rain). After lunch and a short walk around we were off to the Confederation Bridge that would take us to New Brunswick and then onto Nova Scotia and our stop for the night a charming old house now a hostel in Wentworth.
The bridge is impressive at over 8miles long. It costs $45 CAD to cross but this includes the ferry we took earlier over to the island so it’s not so ...
... The Island is 140 mile long and between 4 and 40 mile wide. Agriculture (potatoes, grains, beef and dairy), fishing (oysters –wild and 2m lbs harvested per year – mussels -75% of Canada's supply and also lobster fishing) and tourism in that order are its main industries.
Elizabeth a retired teacher was our guide and did a fabulous job – showed us ...
Beautiful day, beautiful drive. Long bridge out to the island - over 10km. Red earth reminded us if home. Plenty of potatoes. Delicious mussels. Had dinner with Brooke's old friend From school Nancy and friend Graham. Very nice folks who obviously love PEI. So do we. Ozzie started coming down with cold/flu. First casualty of the ...
... Arlene I went up to the North shore and explored the Provincial Parks. The beaches are still beautiful! For old times sake, I went over to Cavendish as I used to go to Cavendish Provincial Park for vacation many times. Cavendish was a small town now it's a huge resort town complete with theme parks. A real shock!
Well hope it dries out for tomorrow.
... how the lighthouse would have looked when it was in use. There is a bedroom on the second floor with an old wood stove that the lighthouse keeper would have had to sleep in when there was bad weather in order to maintain the light. The bedroom was moved from the first floor to the second because the stove wasn't keeping the lighthouse warm enough and the doors to the higher floors were freezing shut in the winter. That could be disasterous ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility