Category Archives: The Grand Adventure

Thoughts on Canada

Canada is BIG, Very BIG – 7,121.78 kms 102 days to get across, 75 cycling days and 27 rest days. In a nutshell Canada is big, the people are quite reserved, but on the whole friendly. The roads in the … Continue reading

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Toronto to Barrie – 75.04 kms

Sunday October 4, 2015 We were ready to head up to the Tim Hortons on Steeles Street, when Ralf suggested we have breakfast at the hotel, it would cost about the same, but the breakfast at the hotel would probably … Continue reading

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On the Train to Toronto, Union Station to North Toronto – 21.63 kms

Saturday October 3, 2015 We both had a reasonably good sleep in our little bunk beds. I was awake early and watched the sunrise over frosted fields as we clickity clacked over the rails into Quebec. We had a good … Continue reading

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On the Train to Toronto

Friday October 2, 2015 It rained all day on Thursday, we stayed in the trailer for a while updating the blog and checking on condos. Later we were drooled on by Shaun and Marsha’s two Newfoundland dogs. We were up … Continue reading

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Dartmouth

Wednesday September 30, 2015 A really good nights sleep. After breakfast, we headed over the river to Halifax and booked the train to Toronto. We got a discount because we are HI members, and opted to book a cabin on … Continue reading

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