Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland
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It was a 6 hour ferry to this huge island. A woman from the campsite told us Newfoundland was the equivalent size of the three smaller provinces: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and PEI put together times 3. Newfoundlanders break up this province into 5 regions. And has a population of under half a million.We arrived in the West, not too populated and …
The day had finally arrived that we would begin the last leg of our journey. St. John's was a mere hour away by plane and we were all excited to get the trip underway. With snow in the forecast, we realized that there was no possible way our clothing, boots and winter gear was going to fit into the duffle bags we had planned for the trip so we …
Another quiet day at sea. A little bumpy at times with the captain announcing a detour to avoid yet another low pressure with gales off Newfoundland. A day to stay inside and read or listen to a lecture or have a snooze. Plenty of food though so we will not starve. A Force 10 gale and 12 foot seas after ...
... well done Natural History Museum. There were arrowheads in the carpeting directing you from exhibit to exhibit. We learned of the glacial period of Newfoundland, rocks and minerals, oil and gas production, etc.
We went to the Quidi Vidi (pronounced Kiddy Viddy) Brewery for what is called a Kitchen Party. While waiting for it to start, a guy in a skiff dropped two guys off at the wharf and asked if we ...
Awoke to rain, and lots of it. It was pounding into my tent, not the best way to start your day. I packed as much as I could in the tent and planned the quickest way to de-camp. Luckily it calmed down a bit and I had my window of opportunity. And 'they' say men can't multi task. I had to pack everything away whilst fighting off a squadron of mosquitoes. I think I got away without a single bite. Either they are fed up with the taste of me or all ...
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