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Old June 30th, 2006, 09:43 AM
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Hi CruiseMates! Just found free internet access in hotel lobby. Leaving Halifax today, heading home over next 2 days.
We saw HAL Maasdam and Carnival Victory in port here yesterday. Victory's bus excursion to Peggy's Cove yesterday was marred by a bus fire on the highway! Nobody injured, everyone evacuated in time, and on their way on another bus.
Did a harbour dinner cruise in Halifax - wonderful! Will have lots of pictures to post when I get home!
Miss you guys, seeya soon!

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Old June 30th, 2006, 11:09 AM
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i am glad everyone is safe from the bus fire. wow, that is unusuall. i hope you are having a wonderful time. i wish i were with you but i must wait untill sept. it will get here some day .
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Old June 30th, 2006, 06:27 PM
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Oh donna,
I'm so envious of you. My Aunt Connie and Uncle Don live in a suburb of Halifax called Bedford. The last time I was in that area and Peggy's Cove was the summer I turned 14! Many, many, many years ago!!
We're thinking of taking the New England/Canada cruise next year on the Crown Princess. Of course, we have to get up to New York City to get the Ship.

I'll be looking forward to seeing your pictures! Glad the bus riders are OK.


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Old June 30th, 2006, 07:21 PM
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Donna, one of Keith's favorite pictures is one he took from a restaurant near Peggy's Cove of a disgarded pile of lobster shells. I'll have to remind him to post it when we get back home.

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Old June 30th, 2006, 07:36 PM
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It's always good to hear from you Donna. Have a safe trip home.

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