6-3-2016: Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

Posted on Fri 03 June 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with Canada, Chateau de Frontenac, Citadelle, Cruise, Quebec, Quebec City, Travel • 6 min read

Today we went on a walking tour of Quebec City.

Lower Town

Quebec City is divided into two parts, the upper town and the lower town. The dividing line is a tall cliff, so the upper town is literally above the lower town. The lower town is the part of …


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At Sea (Sailing the St. Lawrence River)

Posted on Thu 02 June 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with At Sea, Canada, St. Lawrence River, Travel • 1 min read

Today we were at sea. I managed to stay fairly busy but it wasn’t a very exciting day. I played some chess and ping pong and went to the show, but other than that it wasn’t an interesting day. Tomorrow we are in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada so …


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Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Posted on Wed 01 June 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with Anne of Green Gables, Canada, Captain, Charlottetown, Confederation Bridge, Confederation Hall, Cow's, Fishing Village, North Shore PEI, PEI, Prince Edward Island, Travel, Victoria Row • 4 min read

Today we went on a car tour through Prince Edward Island and then we walked around a bit in downtown Charlottetown.

Car Tour

Our guide took us on a large loop around the center of Price Edward Island (PEI). If you think of the island as a U with the …


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5-31-2016: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Posted on Tue 31 May 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with Alexander Graham Bell, Canada, Nova Scotia, Sydney, Travel • 3 min read

Today we went on a bus tour which took us to the Alexander Graham Bell Museum.

Alexander Graham Bell Museum

The Ride to the Museum

On our way to the Alexander Graham Bell Museum, our guide talked about a few interesting things about Sydney, Nova Scotia, and Canada in general …


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Bar Harbor, Maine

Posted on Sun 29 May 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with Bar Harbor, Bike Tour, Maine, Travel • 1 min read

Today we were in Bar Harbor, Maine (pronounced Baahh Haahhhbahh). Bar Harbor is know for its lobster but it is also near Acadia National Park.

Bike Tour

We did a bike tour through the park. The park came to be through large donations from John D. Rockefeller Jr. and a …


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Boston, Massachusetts

Posted on Sat 28 May 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with Boston, Bunker Hill, Massachusetts, Old North Church, Paul Revere, Travel, USS Constitution • 4 min read

Getting Into Boston

We got off the boat early this morning because we had a lot of things that we wanted to do in Boston. We took the Subway towards the North End, at the tip of the peninsula that Boston is on. We walked along the Freedom Trail to …


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At Sea

Posted on Fri 27 May 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with At Sea, Travel • 2 min read

Today we were at sea and the sea was very calm so I was extremely happy about that. I was able to do a bunch of activities on the boat.

Morning

We slept in this morning because we didn’t have anything we needed to be up for. After breakfast …


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Hamilton, Bermuda and Set Sail

Posted on Thu 26 May 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with Beach, Bermuda, Hamilton, Set Sail, Travel • 2 min read

Today was our last day in Bermuda.

Elbow Beach

When we were trying to decide what to do today we wanted to really experience island life so we decided to go to the beach. We hopped on the bus that goes to all of the beaches. We received a suggestion …


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Hamilton, Bermuda Day 2

Posted on Tue 24 May 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with Bermuda, Dockyard Museum, Ferry, Hamilton, Navy Dockyard, Parade, Snorkeling, Travel • 4 min read

Today we went snorkeling and watched the Bermuda Day Parade.

Ferry to the Navy Dockyard

We woke up fairly early to try and make it to a snorkeling tour around some shipwrecks. Unfortunately we weren’t able to do the tour, it’s a complicated story of why we weren …


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Arrival in Hamilton, Bermuda

Posted on Mon 23 May 2016 in New England Trip • Tagged with Bermuda, Blue Water, Church Beach, Hamilton, Piano, Travel • 2 min read

Today we arrived in Bermuda, went to a beach and walked some in the town of Hamilton.

After breakfast this morning, I went down to the library to see if there was anyone who wanted to play chess. There was a guy, David, who wanted to play. He was very …


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