Friday, July 5, 2013

Latest Post from Travel Wonders of the World

Latest Post from Travel Wonders of the World


A Nurse and an Angel: Mt Edith Cavell (Jasper, Canada)

Posted: 04 Jul 2013 03:50 PM PDT

Named after a heroic British nurse who aided prisoners-of-war escape Belgium, the craggy beauty of Mt Edith Cavell (3,363 metres) stands proudly overlooking Jasper. Sadly a German spy tricked her into assisting him where Cavell was promptly arrested and sentenced to death for treason. Today a bumpy, precarious 14 kilometre road leads from the main highway and around 45 minutes later to the main...

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