Travel Blogs from Gananoque
Frederick's big Adventure on the tall ship begins today. We will be dropping him off at the Tall Ships dock and he will be sailing out from this dock on his way to Charlottetown, PEI. What an awesome adventure that lies ahead of him. We look forward to reading about his adventures on Facebook.
Joanne, Fiona and I ...
Joanne had stuff to do around the house. I thought it would be fun to have some alone time with the kids.
What to do?
We started off with a drive down the Thousand Islands Parkway. I've been down this parkway many times in my life and I never really get tired of it. I love driving along the ...
... to eat, I called my Mom to say "hi" and then we headed off to Cornwall to visit her parents.
It's not too far to Cornwall from our home in Lyn, Ontario. It's a little over an hour to be honest. The drive to Cornwall was pleasant even though there was quite a bit of traffic on the 401.
... Castle on Heart Island. A huge castle, boat house, sand castle home, and even a castle for the animals! It was never lived in. The wife of the man that built it died during construction. He halted all of the work and no one set foot on the island for 70 years. The family sold it, lock, stock and barrel to the state for $1.00 under the stipulation that it would never be lived in, no ...
... to Colonel By. The Canal, designed as a military supply line, was itself vulnerable to attack. Accordingly By put forward a proposal to purchase additional land and construct several blockhouses. The cost estimate for this work was £ 69,230. By submitted his proposal to the Ordnance in March of 1830.
The Ordnance made a decision that due to the high cost of the canal, any defensive works would have to be postponed. However they neglected to inform Colonel By of this ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations