Travel Blogs from Alexandria Bay
... off at the Tall Ships dock on Broad Street in Brockville, Ontario at around 10 am this morning. The ages of the people taking part in this trip range in age from 16 to 18. When we dropped Frederick off at the dock, the ship was there along with many other parents and their kids - waiting for the adventure to begin.
... River and seeing all the Islands. It such a beautiful and relaxing sight to see.
So anyways... we kept driving and finally made our way to Gananoque...
I love spending time with the kids. It's hard to believe that Frederick is already 17 and Fiona is 10. Time sure flies when you are having ...
... to eat, I called my Mom to say "hi" and then we headed off to Cornwall to visit her parents.
It's not too far to Cornwall from our home in Lyn, Ontario. It's a little over an hour to be honest. The drive to Cornwall was pleasant even though there was quite a bit of traffic on the 401.
... launch for the season.
Once we got the boat in the water, we went to see if it would work. At first it sputtered a bit but then - BAM.... It started... YIPPPPPEEEE!!!! It was so awesome to hear the motor running once again.
We therefore proceeded to take the boat for a little spin. We drove up and down the St. Lawrence River - even checking out Singer Castle. I was able to take several pictures of our little adventure. Thank goodness Joanne brought ...
... Montreal, stopping at the local Walmart to check out the bargains (I mean bogans in the US, called Walmart people - their description), then through border control (much more friendly on the Canadian side). Apparently we have never been in Canada, as the customs in Quebec didn't stamp us in. Now we are officially in Canada and we arrive at our home stay some 3 hours later. Soon it will be time to say goodbye to Tara, Tim and Canada and fly to Stockholm for our next family ...
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