Vaughan Lake Bed & Breakfast
Travel Blogs from Nova Scotia
... who had a car. So on the Wednesday we went down Digby Neck to Long Island and Brier Island and went whale watching and hiking. It was an amazing day - saw some amazing whales and the coastline was amazing. It was a long day - up at 6am and caught two ferries but it was totally worth it! That night I introduced Ilda to her first ...
... the spectacle. The whale was known to Penny the guide as he had a scar on his dorsal fin which could be seen quite clearly as he swam alongside us. This was Cloud and he was stunning. He did a few swim bys and then the mum who we now knew wasTess returned with her calf and they swam around in perfect unison, diving and blowing and then to complete our day the calf breached just a few metres from the boat- what a perfect end to ...
... As we drove along the road past the park, we spotted an ospreys' nest built on an electricity pole. One of the ospreys stood aloft the pile of sticks whilst thousands of volts of electricity protected them from egg collectors.Once on Digby Neck we found a campsite at a place called Whale Cove. Tom and Molly were pleased that they had wi-fi, but a bit spooked that it was in the cellar under the owners house, along with a weird little museum of local artefacts. ...
... show – Irish/Scottish influence - but the first was our favourite; it was a performance by the local Lay Preacher who was also the Undertaker! accompanied by a gathering of professional musicians that honestly reduced me to tears – they were incredibly good. Embarrassingly I approached the piano man (Aaron Lewis) after the performance and told him he was better than Billy Joel – true though!
We also happened to be in the ...
... overdrive, but the body is going, " Oh No! Here we go again!" Aha! We have her! The obnoxious loud telephone talker who has to make sure everyone knows what a badass she is. There is always one, usually more in any public situation. Do they not realize that we just do not want to hear about her latest drama! Ok..so now she is texting with attitude! Well,at least she is quiet except for heavy sighs and eye rolls! Ah....finally...off I go again! See you on the other ...
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