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Bonavista Peninsula

Aug 4, 2011
The View of Trinity Village::Historic Trinity has many restored buildings:: The View of Trinity Village Trinity Village #4::Nice community by Trinity Bay:: Trinity Village #4
Humpback Whale Breaching::I was able to watch half a dozen whales from the shore:: Humpback Whale Breaching Puffin Colony::The puffin island located is very close to the shore:: Puffin Colony

After returning to the island of Newfoundland, I drove around Bonavista Peninsula. Weather was not too good, cold and drizzles all day long. However, I managed to see the lovely puffins in Ellison and a half a dozen of whales at Cape Bonavista. At the end of the day, I went to the museum to see a replica of the ship Matthew, a vessel, which sailed John Cabot in 1497, discovered America to the British crown.

Taking Pictures::I was not the only one photographing puffins:: Taking Pictures Wooden Fence::This is the place where John Cabot landed in 1497:: Wooden Fence
Ship Matthew #1::The replica of John Cabot's vessel:: Ship Matthew Aboard the Replica of John Cabot's Vessel::The Matthew ship museum:: Aboard of John Cabot's Vessel