My Bicycle Trip Across Canada: Day 51: French Historical Reenactments and Triangular Hats

June 17th: Ile D’Orleans, QC to Cap-Saint-Ignace, QC (the map below is wrong): 130km

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Hung out with Jean-Louis. he made us breakfast then showed us around. They have 3 dogs, 2 cats, a goat, 15 chickens, 20 pigeons, 20 ducks… a sugar shack, an old 1920 car… taxidermied owls.

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He gave us a quick tour of the island, and then sent us on our way.

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Bike path until a ferry. Then highway 132. Hot day. Stopped for ice cream…somewhere.

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Stopped for lunch in Montmory (?) and talked to some highschool kids in broken french.

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Tonight we’re on some guy’s lawn… he does historical reenactments. We may do breakfast with him tomorrow.

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About dontdontoperate

28 year old originally from Barrie, Ontario, Canada. H.B.Sc. from UofT with a major in chemistry and a double minor in philosophy and math. M.Sc. from UofT in physiology and neuroscience. Finished my Ph.D. in biomedical engineering at McMaster in the fall of 2013.
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