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Gloucester, Massachusetts: Fish and ships and so much more

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014

Gloucester attracts visitors from spring through fal for its oceanside setting, renowned whale watches, harbor cruises, deep-sea fishing trips, and seafood fresh from the dock. Tourists stop to pose by the city...

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A day in port in Costa Rica

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014

    Puntarenas, Costa Rica was one of our ports of call as we made our way from Los Angeles to the Panama Canal aboard Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth. This city had its heyday as Costa Rica’s busiest port when...

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Nova Scotia: Peggy of the Cove with Ivan Fraser

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014

Our most unforgettable stop during our day in the Halifax region was our visit to Ivan Fraser’s family home while en route to Peggy’s Cove. Ivan invited us in to see the house that served as inspiration for his...

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Texas Uncorked!: Thinking outside the ropes

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014

Bucking broncos, bareback riding, steer wrestling, and mechanical bulls may seem an unlikely pairing with fine wines. For the fourth straight year it was a winning combination at the Houston Livestock and Rodeo...

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Rapperswil, Switzerland: The Town of Roses

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014

The skyline of Rapperswil, Switzerland, is dominated by the  Schloss Rapperswil, the early 13th century castle that now houses the Polish Museum. Climb Lindenhof Hill to Schloss Rapperswil for the view of...

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Saratoga Springs: Queen of Spas, a Revolution, and Some Horsing Around

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014

Saratoga Springs is a resort city named for the therapeutic carbonated mineral waters.  It is also renowned as  a thoroughbred racing center. Drive along historic canals and scenic waterways. Learn about...

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Wedgeport Sport Tuna Fishing Museum, Nova Scotia

Posted by on Sep 7, 2014

  The Wedgeport Sport Tuna Fishing Museum  is the place to find  mementos and celebrity photos of the glory days of  this Sport Tuna Fishing Capital of the World.    An Annual Wedgeport Tuna Tournament &...

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Ye Olde Argyler Lodge, Argyle, Nova Scotia

Posted by on Sep 7, 2014

We checked in to Ye Olde Argyler Lodge, in Lower Argyle, in time for dinner complete with live music that ranged from “Sweet Baby James” to French Acadian favorites. The menu was varied, but the view of Lobster...

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A perfect day in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

Posted by on Sep 7, 2014

Historic Annapolis Royal‘s  seaside setting and well-preserved heritage buildings have made it a center for cultural activity, artists, craftspeople, and performers. It is also a tech center as the site of...

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