This is where it all began for Stan and his travel around the world

Facts about NewFoundLand, Canada

  • Newfoundland and Labrador have its own dictionary. The province’s language and dialect are so diverse, different communities spread throughout the island often have their own, unique accent.
  • The island has its own time zone, 30 minutes ahead of Atlantic Standard Time.
  • Newfoundland was its own country up until 1949, when it joined Confederation with Canada.


Signal Hill, St. John’s
Longtime oceanfront site of the city’s military defenses, now offering hiking trails & guided tours.

Cultural center & art/history museum
Modern center with a gallery of local art & a museum dedicated to natural & cultural history.

Johnson Geo Centre
Museum showcasing local geology with hands-on exhibits, including one about icebergs & the Titanic.

Bowring Park
Picturesque park offering a pool, pond, playground & tennis courts, plus whimsical sculptures.