Singing Sands Inn
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... above 800 pounds. It was time to celebrate. What an adrenaline rush for all of us. It is catch and release, but we have the video and pictures to prove it. These fish are protected and each vessel is only allowed to take 1 fish out of the water (land and sell) per year. AND to make the story even better, of the 9 boats that went out from Northlake Harbour we were the only boat to get a Giant Blue Fin Tuna! Well done crew of Northlake ...
... br> - At noon we arrive at Basin Head Beach and the parking lot is already full and they are parking in a field. This is a VERY cool place and easy to see why it is so popular. The beach is white sand that squeaks when you walk. In the middle of the beach is a channel that drains a large inland lake on the tides. They have built it up like a dock with 10 foot ...
... wooden tower was built about 1/2 a mile from it's designated mark. After a British war ship, Phoenix wrecked off the point, partly due to the poor position of the lighthouse, it was moved in 1885 to within 200 ft of the point. Because of erosion it was again moved in 1908 to it's present location! That's a lot of moves for one big lighthouse! We did a little dry camping here in the parking lot along with a vey large population of ...
... carefully you can hear it) http://youtu.be/CaW2goy2Sbw
Scientists don't actually know why the sand makes this noise, but think it may be related to the high quartz content of the sand. The beaches here in PEI are beautiful, peaceful and clean. We explored the beach, taking pictures of the cliffs and sand dunes. It doesn't get much more picturesque than this. It was too bad that it was so cold and windy. It would ...
... the ferry over to Wellington was beautiful. We sailed out of the Marlborough sounds so we able to enjoy more mountain views which disappear into the water making some really stunning reflections off the water. Thankfully the sea was calm so Susi could enjoy the crossing instead of feeling sea sick and after three hours we docked at a very windy Wellington harbour. I had a nice easy day enjoying a second view from Mt Victoria and the beach at Oriental parade while Susi charged around ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking