S: Atlantic Canada 2011
BC: Until Next Time...
FC: Atlantic Canada 2011
1: Highest Point in Rhode Island
2: Maine's Schoodic Peninsula
4: Schoodic Point, Acadia National Park, Maine
6: Schoodic Point, Acadia National Park, Maine
8: Schoodic Point, Acadia National Park, Maine
10: Crossing the 8-mile long Confederation Bridge from New Brunswick to PEI | Potato Fields
11: Prince Edward Island
13: The smallest province in Canada, Prince Edward Island is famous for red sand beaches, potatoes, and Anne of Green Gables. Prince Edward Island is separated from New Brunswick and Nova Scotia by the Northumberland Strait, with the warmest waters on the Atlantic coast north of Virginia.
14: Melanie poses with "Anne" | Green Gables Tour
15: Green Gables
16: Green Gables | First there...
17: The Kindred Spirits B & B was right next to Green Gables... we had a nice stroll there in the morning before heading to the national park | M
18: Green Gables is the famous inspiration for the setting in L.M. Montgomery's classic, Anne of Green Gables. In real life, this was her cousins' farm that she visited as a child.
19: Green Gables
20: Cavendish, Prince Edward Island National Park
22: Prince Edward Island National Park
23: Earl explores the crumbling, iron-stained coastline
24: Prince Edward Island National Park
25: Melanie relishes the gorgeous view
26: Red Sandstone Cliffs
27: A Beautiful Drive
28: Green Gables Scenic Drive Prince Edward Island's North Shore
29: Sweeping Dunes Pristine Beaches Delicious Seafood
30: Nova Scotia | The Northumberland Shore of Nova Scotia... Where the farm fields meet the ocean!
31: Clouds threatened as we began our journey on the Cabot Trail, but soon gave way to a bright sunshiny day | M
32: Magnificent Vistas on the Cabot Trail
33: Cabot Trail - Cape Breton Highlands National Park
34: The Cabot Trail
35: Cape Breton Highlands National Park
36: Cape Breton
37: Cabot Trail
39: Those Clouds Came Back...
40: The Cabot Trail
42: We kept our eyes open for moose, but never saw one
43: Rocky Shores...
44: Meat Cove Postcard here
45: Putting Some Gravel in our Travel
47: Meat Cove, Nova Scotia
48: Meat Cove... Northernmost point of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
49: See the Waterfall?
50: Our scheduled whale watching cruise was cancelled due to windy conditions, but the captain took us to this bluff to watch for whales and get a new view of the coastline | Lobster Traps
51: Inset: A Whale Mural at Angie's Restaurant
52: Lobster Traps | Caught One!
54: White Point, Nova Scotia
55: This B&B overlooked a sandy, stream-fed beach
56: Bras D'Or Lakes
57: Bras D'Or Lakes Scenic Drive from Baddeck to Canso
58: Canso Oldest Village in Nova Scotia
60: Canso was built around this trans-Atlantic cable company, the first direct communication link to Europe.
61: View from our room at On the Harbour Bed & Breakfast in Isaac's Harbour... We had the entire captain's home to ourselves!
62: We discovered and explored the Tidal Flats as we traversed the Glooscap Trail
63: Melanie ventures into the mud of the ocean bottom at low tide.
64: Tidal Flats, Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy
67: Red Sandstone at Tidal Flats
68: Nova Scotia | Five Islands Lighthouse Park
69: We enjoyed a delicious seafood lunch at the Wild Caraway Cafe in Advocate Harbour | Cape Chignecto
70: After being denied admittance to the Mt. Washington Auto Road twice in 2009 because of bad weather, the LT finally made its voyage...
71: New Hampshire
72: Mt. Washington... Highest Point in New Hampshire
73: A Thrilling Ascent
74: Above the Clouds
76: Mt. Washington | Melanie holds on for dear life!
77: The Summit
78: A cog railway takes passengers up and down Mt. Washington
79: Mt. Washington
80: Chains anchor a building atop Mt. Washington
81: Time to Descend...
82: We love New Hampshire!
83: A "moose" at the town park in Gorham, NH
84: On the final day of our tour, we rode through heavy rain for many hours to get from Gorham, NH to Ebright Azimuth, the highest point in Delaware. Despite the rain, we decided to ride straight home to Roanoke - 900 long miles.
85: Memorable Moments... F-250 limo Winter Harbor, ME Schoodic Point Blueberry Cream Pie at Helen's Restaurant in Machias, ME Confederation Bridge Silliness at Green Gables Iron-stained sandstone cliffs of PEI Richard's Eatery... Seafood! Coastal Drives Cabot Trail Lobster at Angie's Restaurant Coastal hike at Two Tittle B&B Tim Horton's... Muffin sandwich Days Gone By dinner & baked goods Isaac's Harbour... whole house to ourselves! Learning that fishermen earn $300-400K working 10 weeks a year then draw unemployment! Walking on the tidal flats - Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy Homemade ginger beer and coffee with steamed milk and maple syrup at Wild Caraway Cafe in Advocate Harbor, NS Beautiful views and good visibility on Mt. Washington Melanie "blowing away" on Mt. Washington Five Guys burgers in Wilmington, DE