Tag Archives: Nova Scotia

Travel: North Sydney Bed and Breakfast

If you are planning to take the ferry to Newfoundland from Nova Scotia or simply planning a vacation to Cape Breton Island, Chambers Bed and Breakfast is a wonderful little spot to rest your head. I’ve stayed there twice now and can vouch for the fabulous breakfasts and comfortable beds. This time around, I was […]

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Travel: Nova Scotia – Newfoundland Ferry

One way to get to Newfoundland is by ferry from North Sydney, Nova Scotia. Three ferries leave everyday in the summertime and the crossing to Port aux Basques, Newfoundland is about 6-7 hours, depending on the seas. I was lucky this time and had a smooth crossing – other family members who left the day […]

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Destination: Newfoundland, Nova Scotia + Maine

The next four weeks, I’ll be coming to you from the North, or ” Tha┬áNawth” as they say in Maine…where there’s lobsta and cahs and home for me. The plan is to road trip it from Virginia to Newfoundland in 3 days including short detours to visit my Grandmother in Bangor (v. important!), to see […]

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