Travel Blogs from Trenton
... draw and the parks staff said anything more than 4 1/2 feet they require a waiver be signed.... I said so close to the Rideau where they guarantee 5 feet. he said we can probably handle 6 feet. We left lock 4 and made it to lock 3 just as the gates were opened to let the two boats out on their way up the waterway.
Locks, dams, falls, churches, architecture.... I love them all and we often seek ...
... who were mostly in Lennox & Addington county and have United Empire Loyalist ancestry. We drove some of the Loyalist Parkway, stopping first at Fairfield House in Bath, almost by accident, as I wanted a picture of the gate with the name Loyalist Parkway (a gate similar to the one when you enter the Uplands in Victoria). Adolphustown also figured prominently in what I knew of my ancestry and research told me there was a United Empire Loyalist park ...
The Edge has finally landed us at 'Das Schloss'. Excellent day to travel from the Comfort of Windsor under cloudy sky, pallatable traffic, coooooool temp but in the warmth of our rolling cocoon with two quiet excellent yorkies. Now.... waiting time to get back to the creek in November. Gas prices suck... For our american friends, canadian gas - around here - costs about US$4.50/US gallon, taking into account the currency exchange. Time for Zzzzzzzzzz. Love to ...
... work the sugar plantations and mills and there are just a few remnants left from that era. Unfortunately we didn't have enough time to really look around so maybe we will get back one day.
It is pouring rain again as we head up to Shirley Heights, a fort that protected the british from possible invasion. The remains are in an ideal location overlooking the main channel and the view is amazing.
On we go to the Dow Hill Interpretation ...
... going along the eastern seaboard. Once we landed in Ft. Lauderdale the tarmac was covered with planes that couldn't go anywhere as all the flights had been cancelled. Even when we left Pearson there were alot of cancellations. It was nice to get off and feel the warmer temperatures. However I still needed a sweater as the breeze was cool.
Took the shuttle to the hotel and had to wait until 3pm to get into our room so we wandered around and found a neat diner to have some lunch ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed