Hector and Mayflower July 21st 2007 The Hector is the little ship that brought 189 Scots to Nova Scotia in 1773, forming the first Scottish settlement in "New Scotland". The Mayflower, most of you will know, was the slightly larger ship that brought 102 people to Massachusetts from England (actually 2 were from the Isle of Man - Myles Standish and his wife). Just as the replica of the Mayflower can be seen and boarded in Plymouth, ... read more
North America » United States » Massachusetts » Plymouth Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
Bill & Sue's excellent adventure.....with the kids!
We've pulled Keith and Renee out of school for their last term of Gr. 7 & 4 respectively, taken leaves of absence from our jobs, found a housesitter, and we will be gone for 5 months starting March 6th.
Itinerary: BC - California - NZ - Aus - Japan - China - Sweden - Denmark - Germany - Switzerland - Ireland - UK
See our other blog if you want to live greener while saving your money: http://thecanadiangreencoach.wordpress.com/
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