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My Long-ish Weekend in Newfoundland

My Long-ish Weekend in Newfoundland

First of all, I don’t recommend you hop on over to Newfoundland for a weekend-however long a weekend it may be. Too bad I am one of those ‘Do what I say,not what I do’ people. Flights are expensive, the ferry is excruciatingly long and  a bit pricey and Newfoundland alone is huge- including Labrador, you are looking at  405,212 square km. So…not conducive to a quick jaunt. We had five days, four nights, and some Air Miles to burn-but…

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Chasing My Bucket List to Newfoundland

Chasing My Bucket List to Newfoundland

Icebergs? Will I or won’t I? Anyone who knows me knows I am a Bucket List freak. So far, I have taken drum lessons,  bought a kayak (two of them, second hand- I love them)completed a sprint triathlon (coming in last, I may add), zipped along on an extremely thin looking line  high above the trees and  jumped in a icy lake on Jan 1st. There is no rhyme or reason to what ends up on my Bucket List. And…

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How to Pack a Carry-on for 5 Days Travel to Newfoundland

How to Pack a Carry-on for 5 Days Travel to Newfoundland

We leave on the 19th for five days in Newfoundland ​I have been thinking hard about what to  pack.  The main reason we are going especially in the Newfie season of ‘Sprinter” is to  see an iceberg-checking one more thing off my Bucket List. I hope. I have a little prejudice against paying for checked luggage-especially when we are going for only five days. We are each taking a duffel bag type thingy plus a backpack. We decided against filling…

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