It rained almost the entire time Sean and I were in Halifax, but it seemed somehow appropriate for this maritime city. It certainly didn’t seem any less beautiful to me – but I like the rain. This was one place Sean had on his bucket list, so we made the most of it and used Halifax … More Halifax, NS.
Niagara-On-The-Lake is a lovely town situated right near where the Niagara River flows into Lake Ontario. It has lots of beautiful old buildings, wide streets, and tourists. … More Niagara-On-The-Lake, ON.
One of the most inspiring stories of the War of 1812 is that of Laura Secord, who was an incredibly gutsy woman. … More Laura Secord’s Monument and Homestead: Queenston, ON.
Visiting Queenston Heights today is considerably different than in 1812. You’re nowhere near as likely to be shot by a musket or a cannon, and the lawns and gardens are in much better condition. … More The Monument to Isaac Brock and Why He Has It. Queenston Heights, Ontario, CA.
The Lakeside Park Carousel was built in 1903 and was painstakingly restored to its early 20th century glory in the 1980s. … More Lakeside Park Carousel, Port Dalhousie, ON.
Port Dalhousie sits on Lake Ontario near, St Catherine’s, ON. It’s a gorgeous place with… … More Port Dalhousie, ON.
It’s fair to say that the falls are every bit as majestic as night as they are during the day. … More Niagara Falls, ON, After Dark.
The highlights for me were seeing animals I hadn’t seen before. I completely skipped the Australian section and majored on North American animals. I also made a point of visiting the big cats and the monkeys and gorillas, because who doesn’t want to see those? … More Toronto Zoo, Ontario, CA.
Niagara Falls: one place on earth I cannot get enough of. … More Niagara Falls, Ontario, CA.
Clifton Hill is an entertainment/retail area an easy walk away from Niagara Falls, but not right at the falls. … More Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls, Canada.