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There are few places more Canadian … more “the Maritimes” than Hopewell Rocks (a.k.a. the Flowerpots, “the rocks” but officially The Rocks Provincial Park).  It’s almost in every single video featuring Canada.  You will know the moment you see it! Why do people get so excited about rock formations in New Brunswick? Well, take a look. Pretty stunning right? They stand 40–70 feet tall. So it’s no small thing […]

Three hours North East of Quebec City you will find the surprisingly interesting stop of Rimouski.  Right on the water’s edge, you will find Pointe-au-Père Site Historic.  If you are looking for a really fun time that doesn’t exclude your pup entirely, and you’re able to do a bit of a hand-off (two people or caravan) it is well worth it. This is how we went about visiting […]

It’s always been a source of great annoyance in our family that the Canadian train company VIA Rail, wasn’t as forward thinking as so many others we’ve had the pleasure to ride. It’s tough to go to France, Switzerland, Italy, Czech Republic and on and on and on…. only to return home and be limited to driving the car as a way to get around. It’s extra frustrating […]

We are always up for trying new accommodation options. We are not fans of camping per say … but “Glamping”? Yeah we can do that. Remember that time we stayed in a tree house? When we were touring “La Gaspesie”; a peninsula along the south shore of the Saint Lawrence River in Quebec Canada, we were thrilled to discover we could stay in a YURT on the beach.   When […]

I’ll be honest – It’s been six months and I’m still on the fence about it all. I mean I don’t hate “her” or anything… but if her antics at our Puppy Shoot with Liz Bradley are anything to go by …. *sigh* Oh. Yeah. I guess I should introduce you. It would be the polite thing to do. Dear Reader; meet the newest addition to our family […]