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The weather was not great but not too bad either and cleared up during the day when we crossed the bridge over to New Brunswick and stopped at the fossil cliffs of Joggins. The tide was up so we could not look for fossils but the scenery was stunning anyways. From there it was about 2 hours to get back to Halifax.
... The mussels here are a
favourite and the chowder wasn’t bad either. A wander through town confirmed
more of the same. The heritage houses simply amazing, each one nicer than the
Once back on board we sailed out
of the harbour under the new Confederation
Bridge. Was dark by the
time we got there but still an amazing sight. Fifteen kms long and ...
... We found out that it leads to a beach infested with sand fleas.
And finally, we found our moose! However, he looks strangely familiar.
One more full day to come. We have to make it back to the Halifax airport by tomorrow night. But we're planning one more side trip before heading home.
... I assumed it had to be true - they included a little packet of the official dirt attached to each article of clothing. We bought shirts for our girls. We resisted the ones that said, "My parents went to PEI and all they brought me back was this lousy shirt dyed in dirt".
Now it was time for dinner. Would any restaurants be open? What if we had to survive a night having only beef with snow pea pods and ...
... this, we walked through the town of Avonlea. We visited the church where Mr. Allen preached, and the manse where the Allen family lived. We looked around in the General Store, and then went inside the Avonlea School - the school where Anne broke her slate over Gilbert's head when he called her "Carrots." This was also the scene of the next skit. Anne Shirley, Diana Barry, Moody Spurgeon McPherson, Josie Pye, and Gilbert Blythe were all at ...