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A humpback named Snow White Awoke this morning to find the sunny day had been delivered at last. Unfortunately as we were going whale watching this afternoon I was dressed in long sleeve shirt and jeans! No such thing as wrong weather they tell me just the wrong clothes. Grateful for it though as we boarded the boat in St Catherines Bay some 130 miles NE of Quebec as there was a fair wind and the temperature was a lot cooler ...
... 5 cruise ships in dock so the whole place was heaving and the tour busses were all booked up. so we wandered by the castle and had a ride on the Funiculaire which is steep cliff railway which deposited us in amongst more shops. We stopped for lunch and headed back to the hotel. Off into the wilds again tomorrow with whale watching on the agenda, hope they prove to be less elusive than the moose. Still no ...
Random Observation: This blog is over 13 months old. Crazy. Despite valiant attempts I didn't get much sleep. In Montreal airport everything is in French and French only. For some reason I find this quite irritating, which is a bit concerning. I didn't have a particular problem with French people before I came away. I went there skiing often enough. There were rolled eyes whenever we had to deal with them in work but nothing major. ...
With today being our first real day of exploration on our road trip, we went to bed the night before with great expectations to be jumping out of bed with energy and anticipation by 8/8:30. Well, at least I would be jumping out of bed, and Matthew would be following my lead with slightly less enthusiasm to leave the lumpy bunk beds.
This was not the case.
Matthew's phone alarm went off at 8am. We decided to snooze it. It went off again. And Again. ...
... mostly made of panelled wood, such as you would find in New England, again no boundaries or any privacy what so ever and some of the dinky houses nestling in between the trailer parks are like the ones you would purchase to place on a Monopoly board!!!
We waddled along to find a taxi laden with trolleys and bags and the taxi man drove us the very short distance to Hotel 71. A very ...
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