Travel Blogs from Alexandria Bay
We enjoyed the mooring (actually at a dock next to the locks, but Canadian's call it a mooring) at Davis Locks so much we decided to stay Saturday night. The locks and marina's can be busy on the weekends and since we had a prime location at the end of the dock, we stayed and kayaked, swam, and watched the lock operations through the warm ...
Another boring travel day ... overnighted in Kingston, and saw Fort Henry, another major British stronghold to protect British North American from Cousin Johnathon.
The Fort was quite interesting, and Kingston seemed really nice ... it has a lot of old limestone buildings dating back to the late 19th century, but I didn't have time to see it other than to drive through on the way to the Fort. Hopefully I can spend some time there on the ...
... was tempted to think that, perhaps, the beauty is wasted on them.
And maybe this one indicates a sense of humour?
Once I got over the line I phoned the man who was waiting for me to get there to check out his car. No phone in Canada either... I'd had no phone, no GPS and very little internet for three days, to be back in touch with the world (let's also include with English-speaking people in that) ...
... our gasoline costs to our last big journey which was just under the 11,000 km. total. We had spent about 50% more to do the 11,000 km. this time for gasoline and the key factors appear to be the exchange when travelling in the USA and the fact that about half this trip at that point had been in Canada where gasoline on average costs $1.40 a litre compared to an equivalent of approximately $1.05 a litre in the USA!!!!
... the city, and employment is now primarily in the institutional, military, and service/retail sectors.
Kingston grew moderately through the 20th century through a series of annexations of lands in adjacent Kingston Township, including a 1952 annexation of some 5,500 acres (22 ...
Other places to stay in Alexandria Bay
2 Crossmon Street Ext, Alexandria Bay | Motelfrom $63
- Loved the Otter Creek
- A Peaceful Inn
- Mature adult who follows the rules and loved the stay!!!
Route 12, Alexandria Bay | Motelfrom $48
116 Church Street, Alexandria Bay | Motelfrom $49
6 Market St, Alexandria Bay | Motelfrom $60
42823 NYS Rt. 12, Alexandria Bay | Motelfrom $39