Unverified Commit 1c80b50f authored by Richard Perry's avatar Richard Perry
Browse files

More text and photos added to the upcoming Niagara post

parent 98c11920
Pipeline #9984174 passed with stage
in 4 minutes and 38 seconds
......@@ -31,7 +31,13 @@ Given Niagara is a reasonable drive away from Toronto, we had decided to book a
 
{% flickr_photoset 72157686285637856 %}{: .aligncentre }
 
When planning out this trip, we thought a day in Niagara, with maybe a couple of hours in the morning to see the last few bits, would be plenty, but this morning we woke up an wondered how we would fit in everything we had left! Anyway, we started the day riding the [WEGO][] out to the [Whirlpool Aero Car][ac] for a journey over the Niagara Whirlpool and the border between Canada and the United States of America.
When planning out this trip, we thought a day in Niagara, with maybe a couple of hours in the morning to see the last few bits, would be plenty, but this morning we woke up and wondered how we would fit in everything we had left! Anyway, we started the day riding the [WEGO][] out to the [Whirlpool Aero Car][ac] for a journey over the Niagara Whirlpool and the border between Canada and the United States of America. The international border between the two countries lies along the centre of the river and crosses the Niagara Whirlpool, so, officially, we crossed into and out of the USA twice on our Aero Car trip over the top of it :smiley:. When we got onto the car(_??_) the operator asked George what his name was (_it was 'Batman' on this occassion_), he was then introduced to the rest of the passengers as Batman making George's day! The operator continued playing this game with George all the way across the gorge and back again, which was great because it meant he didn't realise how windy it actually was out there :smiley:.
{% flickr_photoset 72157686324105726 %}{: .aligncentre }
The next stop for the day was the [White Water Walk][www]. We hopped off the [WEGO][] at a little gift shop where we were ushered into a small, old, manually operated lift by a man who then operated the lift for us. After a little spiel about the walk, we alighted at a tunnel that took us to the boardwalk along the side of the Grade 6 rapids of the Niagara River. It
{% flickr_photoset 72157683667996404 %}{: .aligncentre }
 
[ap]: https://www.niagaraparks.com/visit-niagara-parks/plan-your-visit/deals-packages/ "Niagara Falls Adventure Pass - Save up to 48% off top Niagara attractions"
[hb]: https://www.niagaracruises.com/ "Hornblower Niagara Cruise"
......@@ -40,4 +46,5 @@ When planning out this trip, we thought a day in Niagara, with maybe a couple of
[jb]: https://www.niagaraparks.com/visit/attractions/journey-behind-the-falls/ "Journey Behind the Falls"
[gj]: http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/go-jetters "Go Jetters - CBeebies - BBC"
[WEGO]: http://www.wegoniagarafalls.com/ "WEGO Niagara Falls - The Ride to Fun, Visitor Transportation System"
[ac]: https://www.niagaraparks.com/visit/attractions/whirlpool-aero-car/ "Whirlpool Aero Car"
\ No newline at end of file
[ac]: https://www.niagaraparks.com/visit/attractions/whirlpool-aero-car/ "Whirlpool Aero Car"
[www]: https://www.niagaraparks.com/visit/attractions/white-water-walk/ "White Water Walk"
\ No newline at end of file
Markdown is supported
0% or .
You are about to add 0 people to the discussion. Proceed with caution.
Finish editing this message first!
Please register or to comment