Southern New England and New Netherlands July 29th 2007 Plymouth Rock is tiny! It could fit under a picnic table. We were told that we would be surprised how small the Mayflower was. We weren't - mainly because we had seen the Hector (see previous blog) and the Mayflower is no smaller. But the rock surprised us. It has worn away over the past almost 400 years and is estimated to be about a third of the size it was when Degory Priest et al jumped o ... read more
North America » United States » New York 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
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