Monthly Archives: August 2012

Day 24 New York Update

Just in case you didn’t know Jersey Boys is the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. All boys from New Jersey (or from the Bronx). So it was appropriate to see it while in New York. W

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Day 24 New York

Our last day in New York and we spent it cycling and walking around Central Park, window shopping on 5th Avenue and generally wandering around. I didn’t take many photos today – but I do have a few. We finished … Continue reading

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Day 23 New York

I am a bit slow in writing this blog – it is about 8:30 on Tuesday morning and I was a bit  tired last night to write anything. We started the day at 5:30am as we had decided in advance … Continue reading

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Day 22 New York

Today was the day to reacquaint ourselves with New York. We decided to take the Hop on Hop off  bus to cover downtown, uptown and Brooklyn. I must say this really kept us going it is now about 10:00pm and we have … Continue reading

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Day 21 Quebec to New York

Well we are at the halfway mark (3 weeks down; 3 weeks to go). Didn’t do much today other than travel. I didn’t even take a photo! We left lovely Quebec this morning and made our way to the airport. … Continue reading

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Day 20 Quebec

Today is our last day in Quebec. We went back to the Citadel this morning to watch the changing of the Guard. It was really good. The mascot of the regiment is a goat and the goat is part of … Continue reading

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Day 19 Quebec Part 2 – Photos

I am not sure why I could not upload photos yesterday but after a word with technical support we are up and running again. Here are some photos from yesterday.                  

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Day 19 Quebec

Bonjour (again). Well I have been checking the statistics for the blog and they are dwindling – obviously I am not being entertaining enough!!!!  I will obviously need to work on this – I have had days when 55 people … Continue reading

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Day 18 Quebec

Bonjour.  Bienvenue Quebec. Well what can I say? It is as everyone has said – and it has not disappointed. Our Hotel is the Maison Victoria on the Cote du Palais in Old Quebec. Quebec  was founded in 1608 and … Continue reading

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Day 17 Toronto

Today was a slow day.  We spent time both last night and this morning looking over the Hotel (another Fairmont Hotel). What an amazing place – it has around 1300 rooms and was used for the 2010 G20 Summit. This … Continue reading

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