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Aug 26, 2012 - Into Nova Scotia

Day 14, Sunday, August 26, 2012, Into Nova Scotia (4 photos) On the road by 9:30, an early start for us. Traveled by Moncton, NB, through Truro, NS, with a stop at the Nova Scotia (NS) Welcome Centre at the border. Have decided not to do the South Shore of NS since we have seen most of it, from a distance, along the north shore of New Brunswick. After some restocking of necessities, called it a day around 4 PM, near Havre Boucher, about an hour from Cape Breton Island. Made reservations (2 sites left) to return to this campground for Labor...

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Sep 11, 2007 - Placentia, Newfoundland to Tracadie, Nova Scotia

The ferry crossing last night was very smooth. We had not been able to book a berth so opted for a "reserved seat", which is basically a reclining seat similar to an airliner. In fact the seats were much better than an airliner and Janine slept well most of the night. I on the other hand hardly slept at all which is unusual. We docked at North Sydney, Nova Scotia about 1:30 PM. It was overcast but much warmer than Placentia, Newfoundland. Our plan was to stay in Tracadie at the cabins we stayed in on the way to Newfoundland. We pulled into...

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Aug 17, 2007 - Windsor to Tracadia Bay, Nova Scotia

There was a major storm overnight near Halifax which is only about 75 km from Windsor. Janine had been awakened several times by the thunder and lightning. As usual, I slept through the whole thing. In the morning the sky was heavily overcast so we doned our liners expecting a rainy ride. It remained overcast all day but fortuneatly, we somehow avoided the rain which was falling all around us. We started the day touring Fort Edward at Windsor. There is very little remaining here except for the last remaining blockhouse in Nova Scotia,...

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