At the first glance, the Island View Motel is an ordinary hotel of New Brunswick. The beach can be reached in just 13 minutes. Rooms are decorated in the pale colors and are equipped with kitchenettes. The visitors also find a TV-set with cable channels and free Wi-Fi. There is a private bathroom and the laundry facilities can be used as on-site vending machines for drinks and snacks.
The brilliant peculiarity of the Island View Motel is a beautiful view on the Bay of Fundy. The Bay of Fundy is one of the 7 wonders of North America. It inherited its name from sailors from Portugal in the 16th century. At that time, it was called Rio Fundo, which translates as “Deep River”. Two rivers, the St. John and the St. Croix, actually disembogue their waters into the bay.
The Bay of Fundy was chosen one of the world wonders of nature not by mistake. The visitors can enjoy the highest tides on earth, the rarest whales in the world, and even dinosaur fossils. Bay of Fundy is located on the Atlantic coast of North America, in the north-eastern part of the Gulf of Maine, right between the Canadian provinces Kew Brunswick and Nova Scotia. And it is worth to repeat, just listen, this bay is known for the highest tides in the world. Due to the unique shape of the Gulf, water level difference between the tides can be more than 14 meters. During each cycle, more than one hundred billion tons of water flow into the Bay of Fundy, which is combines all the fresh water rivers of the world. Every day, at any time of the year, you can see the view of the flux and reflux. It takes 6 hours and 13 minutes for the flux to turn into the reflux, and vice versa. Just imagine, in twelve hours, more than a hundred million tons of water flow to the shore, and then flow back.
In the Bay of Fundy, tourists can watch the animals and enjoy the singing of exotic birds, can boat and raft. It is quite often foggy here that`s why the bay looks mysterious. What is more, if you are a lucky person, you will see Mink whales. All this has a particular spirit that a tourist will never forget. In addition, you can find a variety of stones there, such original and colorful. Just believe, it is a miracle!
But it is not the end of miracles which the Island View Motel is surrounded by. Irving Nature Park is only in 6 km away. The way to the Old Town Market will take 10 minutes. The Backlink Waterfalls are in 4 km away. It is really a difficult-to-forget place!