Travel Blogs from Grand Marais
... is a great time to go - less crowds and the water has had all summer to get warm. We chose a hotel near Praia Da Rocha (Praia means beach). Totally chose it because of the name but apparently it is a very beautiful beach.
Packing is underway. We will likely pack more than we need. I heard somewhere that when you travel, you should make a list of everything you pack and check it ...
... at 7 am on a Sunday. That is why Lyndsey and I stayed snug in bed until 9!
The tire repair was quick and I guess he recommended only a single tire since I don't think the Walmart tires compared well to the Hankook's we currently have on but on a Sunday morning we were lucky to find anyone to change the tire. Patrick returned to the hotel to find us packed up and ...
... It looks very interesting on the map. Last night we had our first rain of the trip (after 2 weeks of 90+ heat) and now it's a little windy, so we'll see what's possible after our morning coffee and smoothie. So, we just walked around the town, ate lunch at Maggie's for its renowned trout and whitefish sandwiches. they were out of their other speciality, whitefish livers. Darn. We didn't go out on the water, a far paddle, and once you've ...
... We both got a fright when a km long goods train went by the Driver sounded the whistle I think it was because there was another km long goods train coming. Not much traffic on the road only a lot of big semi trailers both ways on the highway. Passed the Whiteshell Provincial Park all Spruce forest and Sandalwood trees.
On the lookout for the police near Falcon Lake (saw the sign) only saw a ...
... How do I sand the corrosion down enough to allow the tube to survive when I am beside the road in Northern Minnesota?" I remembered that I had some emery boards in my toilet kit and was able to use two of them ( all I had) to sand the rough spot down to a smooth surface. I then wrapped the rim in electrical tape to further protect it and remounted the tire to the rim. I should take a moment to note that I had purchased a set of really nice tire irons at the rally and ...
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet