Going Home Slowly - All the Wonderful Critters We Saw on Our Trip.

June 27, 2014 - On our trip we saw so many wonderful critters I thought I'd feature them in one blog post. Here they all are... Moose C...
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Going Home Slowly - Spending Time with Friends in Upsala

June 27, 2014 - I'm sure some people must have wondered why one of our stops on this trip was Upsala. This tiny community in Ontario has...
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Going Home Slowly - Sleeping Giant Provincial Park

June 27, 2014 - On the advice of a friend we drove into Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Unfortunately we did not see the sleeping giant...
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Going Home Slowly - Around Lake Superior to Wawa

June 27, 2014 - Our journey around Lake Superior took us through Mennonite country where we saw quite a few people using horse-drawn veh...
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Going Home Slowly - Traveling From Burlington to Sudbury

June 26, 2014 - From Niagara, our next destination of choice was Upsala but as it is such a long drive we took it in stages. After seein...
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Going Home Slowly - A Hot Day in Niagara Falls

June 25, 2014 - From Toronto we drove to Niagara Falls and sauntered along the front. It was hot and humid and the place was very crowde...
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Going Home Slowly - Lunch with Celia

June 25, 2014 - In between visiting the Royal Ontario Museum and Ripley's Canadian Aquarium we had lunch with Celia Moase at 7 West Cafe...
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Going Home Slowly - Toronto: Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

June 25, 2014 - A must see in Toronto is Ripley's Aquarium of Canada. It is located at the base of the CN Tower. Gene and I spent the af...
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Going Home Slowly - Toronto: The Royal Ontario Museum

June 24, 2014 - The ROM (Royal Ontario Museum) is a place which we could have spent days exploring. The artifacts found there are extrao...
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Going Home Slowly - An Evening Walk in Toronto

June 23, 2014 - On our first day in Toronto we visited Casa Loma, had a great meal in an Italian Restaurant on Bloor Street and then wal...
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Going Home Slowly - Toronoto: A Visit to Casa Loma

June 23, 2014 - We arrived in Toronto and booked into The Clarion Hotel. It is an old building but all the rooms have been beautifully r...
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Going Home Slowly - Canoodling in Peterborough

June 22, 2014 - June 18th was spent with Gene's good friend Rob. What a joy to watch these two friends interact as we sauntered around t...
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Going Home Slowly - Old Friends United

June 22, 2014 - On June 17th we said farewell to my brother-in-law Milton and left Montreal. We both appreciated his kindness and hospit...
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Going Home Slowly - A Day in Old Montreal

June 21, 2014 - On our second day in Montreal we took Milt's advice and used the transit to visit Old Montreal. There is a lot of roadwo...
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Going Home Slowly - Birthday Celebrations in Montreal

June 21, 2014 - What a fantastic way to celebrate a birthday! My brother-in-law Milt, took us to Pointe-du-Moulin Park for the afternoon...
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Going Home Slowly - Farewell to Nova Scotia and Hello to Montreal

June 20, 2014 - Our last meal in Nova Scotia was in Truro at the Nova Scotia Emporium and Fireside Tea Room. It was a favourite of mine...
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Going Home Slowly - A Perfect End to our Stay in Newfoundland

June 20, 2014 - On our way back to the ferry in Port Aux Basques, we stopped in at Cheri's parent's place for one last visit. Her mom ma...
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Going Home Slowly - A Wonderful Last Night with Dave!

June 19, 2014 - The time in St. John's passed way too quickly. We stayed with my friend Dave. We took him out to supper the last evening...
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Going Home Slowly - Our Last Day in St. John's, Jam Packed!

June 19, 2014 - Our second day in St. John's was jam packed. We started by driving to the most eastern point in Canada, Cape Spear. It...
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Going Home Slowly - Along the Harbour in St. John's

June 18, 2014 - After our walk around Bowring Park we drove down to the docks and harbour and saw St. John's from the waterfront. I had...
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Going Home Slowly - St. John's in Bowring Park

June 18, 2014 - We arrived in St. John's early enough to take a drive with my friend Dave and see some of the sights. The first place we...
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Going Home Slowly - Puffins and Jiggs

June 17, 2014 - Our next Newfoundland adventure took us to Elliston the root cellar capital of the world! There are many root cellars sc...
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Going Home Slowly - Icebergs and Snowy Owls

June 17, 2014 - Cheri and her daughter took us to the Bonavista area with hope of seeing some icebergs. Our first encounter was wonderfu...
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Going Home Slowly - Living Heritage at Trinity

June 13, 2014 - We finally made it to Clarenville where my friend Cheri Brushett lives and received a wonderful welcome. We cannot thank...
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Going Home Slowly - Sights Along the Road, Newfoundland

June 13, 2014 - As we traveled from St. Anthony to Clarenville, Newfoundland, we saw so many interesting sights. Many people harvest wo...
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Going Home Slowly - Norstead Viking Village, Newfoundland

June 13, 2014 - The other attraction at L'Anse aux Meadows is Norstead Viking Village. Interpreters walk you through life in a viking vi...
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Going Home Slowly - Delicious Surprise!

June 13, 2014 - So here we are in the tiny community of L'Anse aux Meadows and hungry for some lunch. Where on earth can we eat? At The...
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Going Home Slowly - L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site of Canada

June 11, 2014 - What a trip to stand on the same land which Norse People stood hundreds of years ago! We had a fantastic interpreter gui...
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Going Home Slowly - St. Anthony's, Newfoundland

June 11, 2014 - We arrived in St. Anthony on Tim Horton's Camp Day. As my nickname for Gene is Eeyore and his for me, Tigger, it was rea...
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Going Home Slowly - On Our way to St. Anthony

June 09, 2014 - We stopped at Port au Choix, Newfoundland, and had a lovely little meal in a restaurant called The Anchor. The waitress...
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Going Home Slowly - Sylvia's B & B (our last day in Rocky Harbor)

June 08, 2014 - What a wonderful time we had at Sylvia's Bed and Breakfast in Rocky Harbor. These are images from our last day there. Th...
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Going Home Slowly - Tablelands, Newfoundland

June 08, 2014 - Between Woody Point and Trout River are The Tablelands (Newfoundland). The rocks and soil are loaded with toxic minerals...
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Going Home Slowly - Troat River Fishing Community, Newfoundland

June 08, 2014 - After having a great meal in Woody Point, we drove across to Trout River fishing community. The colours of Newfoundland...
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Going Home Slowly - The Loft at Woody Point

June 08, 2014 - Today we drove to Woody Point. The scenery was magnificent lit by the warm sun. Cheri told us to try a restaurant called...
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Going Home Slowly - Western Brook Pond

June 07, 2014 - What an amazing experience today! We hiked into Western Brook Pond and took the boat excursion up the land-locked fjord.
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Going Home Slowly - Java Jack's in Rocky Harbor

June 07, 2014 - My friend, Cheri Brushett, gave us some fabulous information as to what to see and where to eat while we are in Newfound...
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