Visit A Real Castle Among The Thousand Islands In Canada

Thousand Islands in Eastern Canada * Boat cruise of 1000 islands and Boldt Castle in Ganaoque, (DT: 29min) * Enjoy scenic cruise along St Lawrence River past wooded islands. part of niagara falls and french canada tour we took some time to explore the 1000 islands that are scattered among the St. Lawerence River. (Niagara falls story link to main french canada itinerary) Gananoque Boat Tour Boldt Castle Yacht House Boldt Castle Just Room Enough Island along the St. Lawrence River Just Room Enough Island, a small private-owned island with literally just room enough for its owners’ domestic… Boldt Castle on Heart Island Power Station on Heart Island Boldt Castle Inside Boldt Castle The Alster Tower at Boldt Castle The Alster Tower is often referred to as the Playhouse…

Take A Tour Of Canada’s Capital Ottawa

The city of Ottawa, Canada's southeastern capital

If your touring through Eastern Canada definitely make it a point to visit Ottawa, Canada’s beautiful capital city. Ottawa is commonly described by locals as an environmentally friendly city that’s safe, quiet, and very clean. Although it’s not as big of a metropolis as Toronto or Montreal, Ottawa does share some of the same cultural advantages while managing to retain a small town feeling. I decided that by taking a bus tour of the city I could enjoy Ottawa’s charm and at the same time learn about it’s fascinating history. Continue Reading →

A First Timer’s Guide To Eastern Canada

View of Old Quebec City in Eastern Canada

What a country! People used to say this about the good ol’ USA but I’m referring to our friendly neighbors to the north, Canada. Last year I spent a week exploring the western part of Canada and this year I wanted to visit Eastern Canada. The two sides of Canada are equally beautiful, but the eastern side of Canada is unique in that it seems far more “European” than than its western half. The cities are intriguing and the countryside is simply beautiful. For this trip we’d be visiting the four eastern cities of Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec City, and Montreal. But is one week enough time to really see them all? Continue Reading →

Make Niagara Falls Your Bucket List Destination

Boat Cruise At Niagara Falls

Whenever I’d ask people what’s on their travel bucket list, Niagara Falls seemed to be one of their top destinations. I had never been there and thought it was finally time to put it on my own bucket list. It was also time to see why Niagara Falls is regarded as one of the seven natural wonders of the world! I’ve seen many impressive waterfalls in my life, but there is definitely something very special about these falls that makes me understand why it’s earned such a highly regarded title. Continue Reading →