Archive for July 24, 2009

Bound for Sydney, NS

Departing Port Hawkesbury, NS Bound for Sydney, NS 45Degrees 27.7 minutes North X 060Degrees 59.4 minutes West The month continues to speed by us as we transition out of the “large festival” mode and get to savor some smaller, quieter towns around Nova Scotia and Quebec. As I write, we’re pushing out of Chedabucto Bay, bound for Sydney, NS. Our…

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Tall Ships in Nova Scotia

It was not too long ago that we aboard PRIDE OF BALTIMORE II were sweltering in the high humidity heat of Charleston. Now we are covered up in at least a couple of layers during the day and blankets at night, as we cruise-in-company with nearly a dozen vessels to a number of Nova Scotian ports, which are hosting small tall ship festivals. From…

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