The worlds ethics has been tested this year, filters have been removed and tactfulness replaced with bluntness. The lost of life through violence due to genocide, religious differences, hatred and racism have been enormous. For those who have never heard of John Peter Humphrey, he was the man that drafted the -Universal Declaration of Human Rights for [...]
New Brunswick has a funny way of luring me down roads. The next town I haven't seen is always just five kilometers away, then the next one is only ten more, then my original target location is left behind because I followed the rabbit hole. I had full intentions of doing my walk in Blueberry [...]
1.The oldest house is at 325 MacDonald Street. Known as the George Brown Home after the owner. Circa 1840 2. St John Anglican Church on Broad Road, has been a place of worship in Oromocto since 1792, The current church is the third one dating from 1920. 3. Duncan Wilmot, one of the Fathers of Confederation, [...]
It is a big mixed grey blue sky and I am excited to start today's adventures. I will be tracking down Farley's Arc. A track of land that was donated to the Nova Scotia Nature Trust by Canada's famous writer Farley Mowat. Then I'm off to one of North Americas oldest European settlements; St Peters. The [...]
Port Hastings When I was here in July there was a rather jolting drop from the bridge to the road, I am pleased with the smoothness of the new pavement. I am now on Cape Breton Island. Port Hastings area to be exact. First stop is right here. I swing into the drive way on the [...]
If people are parked here it only means one thing; There are whales at the causeway.
I see trees a house more trees, then a white house with a sign and a four-wheeled horse carriage on the lawn. This is it.
You can walk on an enormous flat rock on the top of the world.
The invitation has been pinned by a magnet on my fridge for months, I added it into my phone calendar, and I even splurged on a new outfit to go. I am sure they missed me at the gala event last evening, but I had a ticket to the Tim Hicks concert so while the [...]
The Bucket List has become a cliché, and a bucket is definitely not big enough to contain all of the places I want to go, and the experiences I wish to hold. So I have to add the Bowl list, and a few Jars Lists, which I can easily fill if I choose small enough [...]