Guides, accommodation, holidays, products & services
to towns, villages, resorts and places of interest.

My blog is in memory of George Frederick McDougall (my great-great grandfather 1825- 1871) and other brave men of days gone by, who with their lust for adventure and understanding of nature have made it possible for us to travel in comparative security across the high seas and open planes of our planet.

During the 1840’s the explorer Sir John Franklin lost his life in the Arctic while trying to unwrap the icy cover of the North West Passage, the fabled short cut to Asia and her exotic treasures, hidden behind the shroud of the frozen shores of northern Canada.

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