Canada and Its Maritime Provinces - 2016

Cape Spear, Newfoundland, Canada - Can you see the whale? This photo was not doctored.

    

Index

Days Before Our Adventure Caravan
July 22 thru August 11, 2016
● Ontario, Quebec, Prince Edward Island & Nova Scotia

Day 1-2 - August 12-13, 2016
North Sydney, NS
● Get Acquainted Orientation and Party
● North Sydney Surf & Turf Dinner Party
● Cabot Trail Motorcoach Tour Including Lunch
● Les Trois Pignos
● Village of Cheticamp & Keltic Lodge
● Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Day 3 - August 14, 2016
Overnight on Ferry, NFLD
● Ferry To Argentia, Newfoundland
● Private Cabin on Ferry
● Dinner on Ferry

Day 4-6 - August 15-17, 2016
St. John’s, NFLD
● ‘Newfie Screech-In’ Ceremony & ‘Newfie Time’
● Guided St. John’s City Motorcoach Tour
● Signal Hill, Site of Marconi’s First Transatlantic Message
● Signal Hill International Tattoo
● Lunch at Local Restaurant
● Cabot Tower & Petty Harbour
● Cape Spear Lighthouse (Most Eastern Point in NA)
● The Veiled Virgin & St. John the Baptist Basilica

Day 7 - August 18, 2016
Travel Day but We Stopped In Trinty, NFLD
● Trinty, Newfoundland

Day 8-9 - August 19-20, 2016
Bonavista, NFLD
● Bonavista Highlights Excursion
● Bonavista Lookout
● Ryan Premises & Bonavista Museum
● The Matthew Legacy (John Cabot’s Boat)
● Mockbeggar Plantation
● Cape Bonavista Lighthouse
● The Dungeon Provincial Park
● Boat Trip: Fishing for Cod & Viewing Whales

Day 10 - August 21, 2016
Grander, NFLD
● North Atlantic Aviation Museum (En Route)

Day 11-12 - August 22-23, 2016
Twillingate, NFLD
● Durrell Museum & Polar Bear Exhibit
● Auk Island Winery Tasting
● Historic Long Point Lighthouse
● ‘The Split Peas’ Musical Performance & Dinner

Day 13 - August 24, 2016
Rocky Harbour, NFLD
● Travel Day

Day 14-15 - August 25-26, 2016
St. Barbe, NFLD
● Passenger Ferry from St. Barbe to Labrador
● Labrador Motorcoach Tour
● Point Amour Lighthouse & Ancient Burial Site
● Tour of Red Bay Labrador Straits
● Lunch at Whaling Station Restaurant
● Red Bay Museum & Red Bay Orientation Center
● Passenger Ferry to St Barbe from Labrador

Day 16-18 - August 27-29, 2016
St. Anthony, NFLD
● Whale Watching & Scenic Boat Cruise
● St. Anthony Motorcoach Tour
● Tour L’ Anse Aux Meadows Historic Site
● Tour Norstead Viking Village
● Dark Tickle Tour
● Grenfell Experience & Famous Jordi Bonet Murals
● ‘Viking Feast’ Dinner in a Viking Long House

Day 19-20 - August 30 - August 31, 2016
Rocky Harbour, NFLD
● Anchors Aweigh Concert
● Staff Prepared Meal

Day 21-23 - September 1-3, 2016
Grand Codroy to Corner Brook, NFLD
● Change of plans
● Had to see an opthamologist regarding my torn retina
● Had laser surgery
● But in the mean time, checked out Corner Brook

Day 24-25 - September 4-5, 2016
Louisbourg, NS
● Ferry Crossing to North Sydney, NS
● Lunch on Ferry
● Tour Fortress at Louisbourg
● 18th Century Style Dinner & Musical Entertainment

Day 26 - September 6, 2016
Truro, NS
● Travel Day
● Nova Scotia Museum of Industry

Day 27 - September 7, 2016
Hopewell Cape, NB
● Hopewell Cape Record Tides Visit
● ‘Flower Pots’ Rock Formations

Day 28-30 - September 8-9, 2016
Saint John, NB
● Saint John Motorcoach Tour
● Rockwood Park & City Market
● Reversing Falls
● Carleton Martello Tower
● Farewell Dinner at Lily’s Café
● Hitch-up Continental Breakfast, Hugs & Good-byes

Days After Our Adventure Caravan
September 10 thru October 15, 2016
● New Brunswick, Maine, New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinios and back to Missouri

● Special Images