August 30th – September 4th: Road to Recovery, the Petite Province, and Homebound Heeds.

Free of sickness, I've returned to consistently covering ground along the home stretch of my journey. Like a marathon runner first seeing the finish line, I am sure momentum will propel me Eastward from here. It seems the provinces are flying by at this stage, with my return date suddenly not so far off. Recharged [...]

August 24th-29th: Goodbye Gaspésie, the Friendly Bilingual Province, and the Home Stretch.

I've finally completed all the big provinces. All that remains is circling through the maritimes before hopping on my final ferry to Newfoundland.  During a Gaspé McDonald's blogging Thursday morning, I enjoyed a long conversation with a friendly stranger - first in quite some time due to my lacking French abilities. Dan from Toronto was [...]