Tag: Nova Scotia

The wind, it blows in Louisbourg

The wind is a constant reminder that the elements rule at the Fortress of Louisbourg. This national historic site, a partial reconstruction of a French town that existed here in the 18th century, sits at the edge of the east…

Cape Breton in the mist

It was raining the day my husband Gregory and I decided to drive the Cabot Trail on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia. We weren’t sure whether to chance it or not, but I’m glad we decided to do it.…