Bras d'Or Lake


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Bras d'Or Lake

 (brä′ dôr′)
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean indenting deeply into Cape Breton Island in southeast Canada.
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The story leapfrogs to Nova Scotia to visit Bras d'Or Lake.
I based myself at the town of Baddeck's Inverary Resort, on the shore of the Bras d'Or lake, which we ventured on prior to embarking on the trail.
For example, guests can experience a day in the life of a British redcoat at the Halifax Citadel, sail Nova Scotia's Bras d'Or Lake or enjoy a private luncheon at one of Bar Harbor's most elegant Victorian summer homes.
24) At the Mirligueche (Malagawatch) mission site, which was established on the southern shore of the Bras d'Or Lake in Cape Breton by the French in 1725, the Mi'kmaq combined their-customary rounds of hunting, fishing, and gathering with the cultivation of corn, which, according to the governor of Fortress Louisbourg, they did quite effectively.
While Nova Scotia would seem the perfect place to work as a marine biologist, most of Paul's work actually takes place inland, researching species found in Bras d'Or Lake, a unique salt water lake located in the heart of Cape Breton Island.
Those looking for more majestic transport might consider chartering the Elsie - the sailing boat built for Alexander Graham Bell, which is moored on the Bras d'Or lake on Cape Breton island.
His home away from home was the village of Marble Mountain on the Bras d'or Lakes in Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, the birthplace of his mother.
The Welsh capital has made it onto the Hawaii Business Magazine list of eight top travel destinations, brushing shoulders with St Lucia, Seoul and Bras d'Or Lakes, Nova Scotia.
The breathtaking beauty of the Island has attracted visitors for centuries; Alexander Graham Bell, one of the more notable, established a summer residence on the Island, where in 1909 he and his colleagues achieved the first successful flight of an aircraft in the British Commonwealth, and later they piloted hydrofoils on the Bras d'Or Lakes that still command attention.