Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick, Canada September 6th 2011 Why Grand Manan?
I will never forget our first trip to Grand Manan. When we boarded the ferry in Blacks Harbour it was drizzly, foggy and cold; it was the same for most of the one-and-a-half-hour ferry trip to the island. We had planned to ... read more
North America » Canada » New Brunswick » Grand Manan A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more
Now that I am retired, I find that I enjoy traveling more and more without the constant worry about what is happening at the office. It is liberating!
Over the years I have found that, while preparing for my travels, it was both informative and enjoyable to read the travel blogs from other folks who had been to the places I was about to visit; therefore I decided to return the favor. I also enjoy photography and take enough pictures that at least some turn out good enough to share with others and give a feel for the places I visit.
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