Month: July 2017

Animal Adventure Park

I visited the Animal Adventure Park today and saw April the Giraffe, Oliver (dad), and their baby Tajiri. The Park is nicely done.  The animals look healthy, the environment is well maintained, and the animals have enrichment programs.  There is also nice landscaping around…

Back in the USA!

We are back!  The first thing I did was turn on the data to my cell phone.  The world is now at my finger tips! Then, we drove to a truck stop, pulled into the truck gas pump, and filled up both tanks.  Aaah….

Quebec City, Very Pretty

Our original plans were to go from Riviere-du-Loup to the Thousand Islands, but that is a long drive in one day.  We decided to break up the trip by stopping at Quebec City.  It is about 130 miles between Riviere-du-Loup and Quebec city and…

The Old Man

We drove north along the shore of the St. Lawrence River to visit the Kiskotuk Park.  We passed many farms.  There was a crop growing with yellow flowers and it was stunning to see.  We stopped at several observation platforms that looked out over…

Francais

We left St. John to head toward Quebec.  Oh my.  My six years of French is not adequate for this.  Once we got to Quebec, all the signs were in French.  In the other provinces, the signs are in both languages so I was…

Dart – The Attractor

We are camped in St. John, so we spent the day mostly in the city.  I wanted to get my hair cut.  I tried to get it cut in Nova Scotia, but the only local hair salon said they didn’t take walk-ins and couldn’t…

Encounter with a Groundhog (Marmot)

I wish I hadn’t said anything negative about our Halifax area campground.  We arrived in our new campground this afternoon.  Although the park is nice, the campground is not very nice.  The bad news is that this is the worst campsite we have ever…