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Dalvay by the Sea – PEI

Romantic Road TRip Exterior Dalvay by the sea
All of this talk about royal babies has my mind on our recent 'royal getaway' to Dalvay by the Sea in Dalvay, PEI.  Please don't judge, but I am a bit of a royal watcher. I’m a sucker for things with tradition, glamour, and history.  Plus, I love a good fascinator. So when we were invited… Read More

Quartermain House B&B – Fredericton, NB

Pull up a chair by the fire at the Quartermain House Inn
The Quartermain House has a long history of hospitality. Since it was constructed in 1840 it has been home to premiers and host to princes and princesses. A few months ago, The Quartermain House (@QuartermainHBnB) started a new chapter in its grand history with the opening of a luxurious 5-star B&B run by Debra Quartermain. I… Read More

Lanes Privateer Inn – Liverpool, NS

Lanes Privateer Inn Places to Eat Liverpool Nova Scotia Hell Bay Brewery
Ever since our first visit together two years ago, Lanes Privateer Inn and Restaurant has become our favourite place to grab a bite and a pint in Liverpool. It has a great location, a strong history, great food, local ale, and the prices are just as easy to swallow as the food. But Lanes really came to… Read More

Guest Post – Brier Island

Brier Island Whale Watching
I am pleased to welcome Amanda Cashin (@AmandaCashin) to The Local Traveler. Amanda is a talented photographer based here in beautiful Nova Scotia. Read on for Amanda's adventures in Brier Island. Since Gillian started tweeting about a summer of adventure I haven’t been able to stop thinking about my past visits to Brier Island –… Read More

The Hampton Inn Sydney – Sydney, NS

90 foot waterslide at the Hampton Inn Sydney
Adding Charlie to our traveling posse has been a lot of fun, but has also presented some challenges.  Many B&Bs and inns, our preferred type of accommodations, do not allow pets.  So when we found ourselves in Sydney in April, not quite ideal camping season, we stayed at the new Hampton Inn at Membertou. The… Read More