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Reason #3 Carnivorous Plants and Beautiful Bogs

Newfoundland is home to several varieties of carnivorous plants including the purple pitcher plant (which is the flower emblem of Newfoundland & Labrador–they even have it on their license plate). The purple pitcher plant is found in bogs, and it … Continue reading

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Reason #2 to Circumnavigate Newfoundland: France! In North America!

Have you heard of St. Pierre, France? Euros, French citizenship, French license plates, and delicious bakeries but located on two small islands in the Gulf of St Lawrence in the North Atlantic Ocean. It’s officially called the Overseas Collectivity of … Continue reading

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Reason #1 Who Writes History?

Reason #1 Who Writes History? So often history is taught in schools as a list of facts and as “the truth” all while missing certain narratives and complexity. The conflicts between the French and the English in 1600 – 1800s … Continue reading

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