Canada

St. John’s Newfoundland

St. John’s Newfoundland

St. John’s is a beautiful city.  A clear highlight were the two very prominent monuments in St. John’s: one for the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary and the second the National War Memorial with a special recognition to the Royal Newfoundland Regiment.  As…

Maddie’s Farewell

Maddie’s Farewell

Today we said farewell to a great friend. Maddie made the long journey from North Dakota to her favorite place in the world, a beautiful conservation area in Ottawa. We all spent hours running, playing, and exploring the paths, river, and…

Cirque Totem

Cirque Totem

We arrived Ottawa!  This evening we attended Cirque du Soleil’s traveling performance of Totem.  The show was excellent.  We have seen a number of Cirque shows and they have all been amazing.  Absolutely extraordinary what these performers can achieve.

Prince Edward County

Prince Edward County

Today was a beautiful drive through the vineyards of Prince Edward Country, Ontario.  Both of us spent quite a bit of time in this region years ago but has it ever changed.  The sleepy farming communities have been transformed into…

Back in Canada

Back in Canada

We are back in Canada!  Last night we stayed just a mile from the US/Canada border.  The crossing was extremely uneventful, one of the quickest and easiest we have had in a long time.  The biggest challenge was switching off…