We've been settling in, but we also got a lot done yesterday. We got our marriage license, which was a bit fraught but turned out ok. We bought a bunch of stuff for the wedding and reception, and we arranged to meet the Pastor who is performing the service.
In the course of that, we took a stroll through Miramichi. I've been here before, but I thought it was a good chance to share some of Canada with you.
Brian and Jennifer's house:
Brian and Jennifer's garden:
Jennifer's sister, Mary's house, opposite Brian and Jen's house:
The famous "Black Horse Tavern". I still haven't dared to venture inside:
Ritchie Wharf is a cute little children's play area/historical information site. It just happens to be right behind the house:
There's a reason why this area of Canada is called "The Maritimes":
The play area has a water feature, which turns on when you touch a post. It's pretty cool:
It's a ship!
Oh wait, it's a trick:
A little amphitheater:
The Miramichi River. It's HUGE:
There's an awesome ice-cream shop in among the restaurants and cafes of Ritchie Wharf. We restrained ourselves yesterday, but we'll be back: