What’s new at the Fundy Discovery Aquarium

Touch pool at the Fundy Discovery Aquarium in St Andrews-by-the-seaThe Fundy Discovery Aquarium in the coastal town of St. Andrews-by-the-Sea here in New Brunswick was such a hit with our toddler last year that it made my recent top 5 list of things to do with the kids in Saint John.

We recently revisited the aquarium for our daughter’s third birthday and found some old favourites as well as some great changes. Continue reading

Irving Nature Park, Saint John

Irving Nature Park trails The Irving Nature Park on the west side of  Saint John is an urban oasis right on the Bay of Fundy.

It took a while for us to discover the park, but wow! Set aside to protect a sensitive area of the environment, it’s a 600-acre nature lover’s dream. Beaches, mudflats, gravel trails, dirt trails, and a paved road provide just about every kind of nature experience you could hope for, and it’s easily accessible.

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Top 5 things to do with the kids this summer in Saint John

Fundy Discovery Aquarium

If you’re headed to the Port City this summer (or you’re already there!) I’ve done your homework for you: here are five of my favourite ways to keep your family active and entertained in Saint John, New Brunswick. Continue reading