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  • Exploring Alburfeira: Day 1

    With a good nights sleep,  a nice tea and coffee, muffins, fruit and more on the balcony, we settled in after our first night which I might add was somewhat stressful for me, what with the music coming from the wall in ...

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    Southern Europe Junket 2017

    For fun in the sun and a bit more exploring of Europe, we skipped Florida this year after six consecutive years of travelling to the Sunny State. Something different would be a 21 day visit to Portugal and Italy during ...

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    Road Back to Canada Via Pittsburg, Pennsylvania

    The last leg of our road trip back to Barrie, Ontario, Canada started on Wednesday morning with our objective being to get back to spend the weekend with our daughter and family in Barrie before heading back to St. ...

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    Hello Myrtle Beach!

    Morgantown, USA to Myrtle Beach 2016: We checked out at 10:00 AM, anxious to get on the road. We figured we would have to stop overnight between Morgantown and Myrtle Beach, but we didn't know where!! As we were ...

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    USA Road Trip 2016: Barrie ON to Morgantown, West Virginia

    We were in Barrie, Ontario November 2016, for another visit with our daughter and family. Our family had a new addition in the past year, another beautiful Grandson. We were there for among other things, to participate ...

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    Fort De Soto, Florida: A New Florida Adventure!

    Fort De Soto, Florida! We had spent early 2016 in Isla Del Sol! Just south of Isla Del Sol is Fort De Soto. We checked it out a few days after our arrival to see if it would be a group day trip for our in-laws and our...

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    St. Lawrence, Newfoundland: Strong, Brave and Resilient

    St. Lawrence: Stands Proud and Strong! Our next stop was about 40 km down the road to St. Lawrence. Along the way we passed a sign denoting the St. Lawrence Wind Project. This seems to be a best kept secret, with the ...

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    Point May, Lamaline and Point Au Gaul, Newfoundland and Labrador

    We left Fortune and we were on the road to Point May, the hometown of the Mother-in-Law of our daughter when we noticed the Point Crewe Heritage Park and Spy Cove on the right hand side of the road. This place looks a ...

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    Fortune, the Ecological Reserve and the French Islands!

    We left Grand Bank and our next stop was only 7 km down the road at the lovely town Fortune that is named after the Portuguese word “fortuna” or “harbor of good fortune." This pretty little town of approximately ...

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    Grand Bank, Newfoundland and Labrador

    Exploring The Wonders of the Burin Peninsula!  The next morning breakfast was available to all. Lots of cooks, and this is a great thing when you have many to feed with varying likes! The plan for this day was for ...

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