Vaughan Lake Bed & Breakfast
Travel Blogs from Nova Scotia
... and balance required. This was a year of watching and information gathering. I think we might compete next year.
When I got home, I found Julie Cormack was reworking the squirrel trap as the birds were eating her bait she set out to capture the squirrel that keeps stealing the bird seed from the feeder. Does this sound crazy? This saga will continue over the summer, I am sure.
... it started moving. We decided to turn the car around and have another look but as we stopped so quickly our chilly bin tipped over from the weight of the 20L of water on top and the chilly bin was full of melted ice so the water started gushing out. The car was soaked!! We had to take all the bungs out to let the water drain.. :O As you can imagine how happy we were after just having let it all be aired out ...
... was increasing rapidly. Then it got creepier. A faint drum beat could be heard in the distance, and it was growing louder with every step. It seemed almost certain at that point that we were about to be ritually sacrificed to the Gods of Canada's state parks. We eventually found the source of the drumming: another hooded figure standing beside a fire in a small clearing. It seemed unphased by our presence, and continued it's monotonous beating for another few minutes or so. Suddenly ...
... the day as we were going a bit batty in the B&B room. Shingles were flying off the roof and the only place with a generator (a pizza joint) was doing brisk business. For some reason I felt a bag of chips and nutella would be helpful for dinner.
Sunday the nice weather was back and we went on a great tour with a retired scene teacher who took us to Prim Point and educated us on the tidal pools, seaweed etc. Unbelievable views and WIND !!!
... picturesque town on the trail is Baddeck. It houses the Alexander Graham Bell Centre. What an interesting and clever man he was. Best known for the telephone of course, he also invented aids for the deaf and was involved with hydrofoils, aircraft, kites and many diverse items.
We continued around the edge of the Island, taking a closer look at the large and stunning Bras D’Or Lake. The only problem there was the road – roller ...
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