Quote: Originally Posted by Cannuck
Fewer and fewer people care about Ontario. I plan on going to the Maritimes in 2012 and will probably drive through the states just to avoid it.
My question would be; why? Not why would you drive through the states, but why would you be going to the maritimes, unless just to visit.
Quote: Originally Posted by Retired_Can_Soldier
Personally, if I could avoid Saskatchewan and Manitoba altogether I\d be happy. What a boring drive.
If all you're doing is trying to make time that would be the best route, but, yes it is boring, except in winter.
Quote: Originally Posted by petros
JLM...As a former BCer I noticed that everything AB eastward is known as "back east".
Yeah, I made a comment about my brother who lives back east in Ontario, but I was in Sydney NS, I was looked at as if I had six heads, (sorry, that's a newfie expression). How ya's all gettin' on? It works better if you can do the accent. (It's hard to discern a Caper from a Newfie accent).