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Travel Blogs from Sault Sainte Marie
Munising, MI is like being in a classroom! "Pasties"???? "Seiche"???? "Yooper"?? Okay, smarty, so you knew these definitions! Not us!! PASTIES are an old Hungarian "sandwich" which the miners and loggers of this area took for lunch. A pastry shell filled with either sweet fruit or savory meat...with potatoes, carrots, onions, rutabagas, spices. A one time try was enough! A SEICHE occurred on ...
Hello again everyone!
It's Hanson blogging from Sault St. Marie. Sorry I haven't been up to date recently, it's been kind of hard to find Wi-Fi in most camp grounds.
This week was spent mostly driving around lake superior trying to make it to Ottawa by Friday to meet my Mom. The view along the way has been amazing! I had no idea ...
We decided on a short day of travelling today so we could catch up on things we needed to get done, like laundry. We drove a short way out of Thunder Bay and saw the memorial to Terry Fox. A large bronze statue at a beautiful lookout of Thunder Bay and Lake Superior. We stopped at a campsite near a small town community called Neys which is just west of a town called Marathon. I need to check if ...
This campground on the shore of the St Mary River is pretty quiet except for the boat whistle that seems to go off periodically all day and night. When we first heard it we thought a ship was coming but it seems to be originating somewhere on shore. Not as bad as the train whistles we have had in the past but still disturbs our sleep a little bit.
We got up and had a nice breakfast and booked ...
... way over to the southwest side of the island to the intriguingly named Misery Bay. Why I wanted to go there, i wasn't sure, but I trusted it would be as special as the rest of this trip. The drive out was marked by dramatic changes in the landscape: very flat, scrub grasses spotted with cows; full on forested areas; rolling hills with rocky outcroppings; lakes coming up right to the highway on either side; ups and downs; curves and straight ahead road... I enjoyed it all. ...
Other places to stay in Sault Sainte Marie
1171 Riverview Way, Sault Sainte Marie | 2 star motelfrom $96
4281 I-75 Business Spur, Sault Sainte Marie | Motelfrom $172
1200 Ashmun Street, Sault Sainte Marie | Motelfrom $64
327 West Portage Avenue, Sault Sainte Marie | Motelfrom $56
3901 I-75 Business Spur, Sault Sainte Marie | Motelfrom $33
3525 I-75 Business Spur, Sault Sainte Marie | 1 star motelfrom $61