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Make Sure You Visit Toronto Cottage Country!

June 3, 2015 TravelAtWill 2

Toronto Cottage Country North Of The City If you live in Toronto, you would be familiar with the regular weekend migration to Toronto Cottage Country leaving the city far behind! From the long weekend in May until after Labour Day in September, rush hour starts early on Friday as people leave […]

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Nova Scotia Road Trip

May 12, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Will We Find Snow On A Nova Scotia Road Trip in May We had spent most of our winter escaping Toronto for warmer weather – first Bahamas for February and then a 26 day Caribbean cruise. We had barely unpacked before we were off again for a Nova Scotia road trip for […]

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Bay of Fundy Tides – A Big Swing!

May 11, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Bay Of Fundy Tides Can Be As High As 52 Feet! We have all seen the ebb and flow of tides when by the sea. But have you ever seen the mother of all tides in the Bay of Fundy? At peak, the Bay of Fundy tides can move up […]

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Iconic East Coast Images

May 9, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

A photo journal of colourful and iconic east coast images …. One Look And You Know You Are On The East Coast While we visited Nova Scotia in May when spring was just trying to assert itself, everywhere we went we found colour and art on the east coast. Iconic East […]

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Travelling the PCH (Pacific Coast Hwy)

August 17, 2014 TravelAtWill 2

Travelling The PCH To See The West Coast For 4 Weeks It was a great trip travelling the PCH (Pacific Coast Highway) for 4 weeks down the west coast.  We covered an amazing: 2200+ miles, 2 train trips, 3 airplane trips, 2 countries, 3 states and 13 hotels. We left from […]

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San Diego Rest Stop

August 10, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Heading South To Our San Diego Rest Stop Getting off the ferry from Catalina Island in Newport Beach at dinner time, we hopped the little 3 car ferry to Balboa Island.  We were soon on Hwy 1 heading south. There was no way we would miss repeating another part of […]

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Catalina Island Escape

August 6, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Taking the Ferry from Newport Beach For A Catalina Island Escape A key stop for our 4 week west coast trip was to be a trip to Catalina Island.  We were taking the ferry to our Catalina Island escape and being the anal planners that we are, we spent some time checking […]

Find The Beaches at Newport Beach

August 4, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Ocean Stop for the Beaches at Newport Beach For the next stop on our 4 week West Coast trip, we took the longest route possible to travel the hour trip from Santa Monica to Newport Beach, continually leaving the main route to follow the water. We stopped at the Marine Street […]

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Santa Monica Outside LA

July 30, 2014 TravelAtWill 2

Santa Monica Outside LA But Close Enough To Visit No trip down the west coast of the USA can be complete without seeing LA.  When we looked for LA hotels, we debated being in the heart of the city (Beverly Hills, Hollywood, downtown) or staying by the water. We didn’t […]

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Santa Barbara Surprise In The Dog Days of Summer

July 27, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Leaving Carmel It was time to head south again.  Our next stop was planned, but we did not know we would get a Santa Barbara surprise.   Had we known how much we would  like Santa Barbara, we would have booked a longer stay. Getting ready to leave Carmel took […]

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Visit Carmel and Monterey

July 27, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Carmel and Monterey Are Worth A Stop on the PCH We left San Francisco on Hwy 1 again headed for Carmel and Monterey.  This provided us yet more awesome vistas of California surf.  There were two decisions we had to make on our drive.  Would we drive through Monterey on […]

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Whale Tales In Monterey

July 27, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Looking For Whale Tales in Oregon Coming down the Oregon coast at the start of our 4 week trip along the west coast, we were constantly on the lookout for whales.  It was whale season and we could not leave the west coast without whale tales! Waking up early on […]