Travel Blogs from Cavendish
... I am waiting for it all to change.
Today we set off on the the "Green Gables Shore “Tour of the island. It is actually just the top half of the central part of the island. Wedidn’t find Anne but we sure saw lots of places people reckon that she has been. The scenery is made up of red sandstone cliffs, pinkish sandy beaches and rolling farm fields.
The first lighthouse was at Covehead Bay on the beach. There was an inlet here ...
... again), allowed us to stay for only $15. We were the lone rangers, no neighbours whatsoever. Had the Park all to ourselves. Still bloody cold!
Next morning we headed off on our scenic drive along the world famous Cabot Trail on Cape Breton Island's stunning coastline. Weather turned bad, which is quite common in these parts apparently. Sunshine on one side of the Island, then wind, rain and fog on the other side. Great ...
... brooks and golfer's calling out "four". Unfortunately, we didn't know until we left that Cavendish is also the resting site of wooden sail ship Marco Polo, which established the world speed record in 1852 when it sailed from Liverpool, England, to Melbourne, Australia. The Marco Polo ran aground in a gale in 1883. Cavendish is also famous for it's beaches. Which Deryck, and I took time out from sight seeing and went for a long walk ...
... possession were starting to drive me mad with pain and uncomfortable-ness).
3. A HMR which sells Music and DVDs (like Sanity). We scored two Cds for $20, which made the last leg of our trip much more pleasant.
4. The Body Shop which was selling reeeeeally nice soap-in-a-bottle for $5. SCORE!
5. Free wi-fi, in which we downloaded the next Anne of Green Gables book in the series, for me to read to ...
... Lobster, the red sand and rocks and the stunning places PEI is well known for it's amazing lighthouses. Not all of them were big, but they all had a sort of same shape and model. The first one we visited was the Lighthouse on North Cape, the most northern place of the island, and some 128 km from our cottage. On Monday and Tuesday we had great weather, even laid on the beach but upon arrival in North Cape the rain was absolutely pooring... but we didn't care and had a ...
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center