Travel Blogs from Grand Falls
The next adventure for Steinbeck and Charley happened upon the 29th of September.Steinbeck and Charley finally reached the top of Maine and came to an area that was called Aroostook County Maine.In this part of Maine,Steineck and Charley had a meal with some canadians who would help out for the harvest times.During this time Steinbeck met and enjoyed his time with a group of people called the ...
... we came across a garage sale and decided to pull in and have a look. Lots of treasures to be had but no way to transport them home. The difference between driving a VW, good on gas, or a pick up & camper, not so economical, is that we just window shop! I however had the opportunity to chat in French or as I call it Franglais, with the lady hosting the sale. It's awesome to know that I can still carry on a pretty good conversation in my mother tongue! ...
Today, I met some Canucks that came down to pick potatoes. I sent Charley over to scout them out and meet them. I shared a bottle of Cognac with the adults and made friendly conversation with them in the Rocinante. They were interested in Charley's French origins. I left the bottle in their camp the next day as a memento.
... but until you see the verdant greens and the swells of the land, you cannot understand. In addition, there were granite protrusions forming hills, then mountains that dotted the landscape. Once we turned toward Maine, the landscape changed to become more mountainous with rivers and lakes. The roads were very good and we got to experience a lot of road construction, but it was well controlled. ...
Rather than driving right into Quebec city, we travelled to LÚvis, where there is a ferry right over to the Old City. We were shocked by the highway robbery pricing for RV parking – $8 for a car to park all day, but $25 for an RV! As the only nearby alternative was the ferry parking ($10 for cars, $30 for RVs), we took it.
By boat, it took less than 15 minutes to reach Old Quebec. We started in the lower town (Ville Base), then walked up the breakneck ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed