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Sturgeon Bay Maritime Week Runs July 30 to Aug 13
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Sturgeon Bay Maritime Week Runs July 30 to Aug 13

28-Jul-2016

A jam-packed two weeks of old and new events begins on July 30 for Sturgeon Bay Maritime Week: A Salute to the U.S. Coast Guard. The celebration, which runs from July 30 to August 13, will highlight the area’s maritime history and honor local past and present Coast Guard personnel. In 2014.... Read More

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Out of the Blue

Out of the Blue

Sarnia, Ontario and Port Huron, Michigan
01-Mar-2017

Although its sapphire blue water looks far more Caribbean than Canadian, the elegant city of Sarnia enjoys a long and colorful history as one of Ontario’s most inviting Great Lakes ports. The city’s heritage dates back to the 17th century, when Father Louis Hennepin and several other members of La Salle’s entourage found shelter there during a powerful autumn storm, befriended the native people and eventually established a settlement. That settlement, strategically located where Lake Huron feeds into the St. Clair River, grew to become one of the largest and most prosperous cities in southwestern Ontario. The unique coloration off Sarnia’s shore results from a combination of clear water, a natural limestone lakebed and just the right water depth. These factors allow reflected sunlight to project an extended range of blue rays, giving the local area one of its most endearing natural landmarks. “Every time we set up an exhibit at a travel show people always ask why we Photoshop the water to look like the Bahamas,” says Tourism Sarnia-Lambton’s Beverley Horodyski. “We tell them we don’t do anything — that’s .....

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