Eden at a Discount

Burke, Monte
November 2005
Forbes Asia;11/28/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 8, p70
The article focuses on the real estate business on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. According to realtor Michael Coady, property lots on the Margaree River is available for $850 an acre. Aside from salmon fishing at Margaree, other tourist attractions include the Highlands Links golf course in Ingonish Beach, Scottish fiddle dances and the Cape Breton Highlands National Park via the Cabot Trail. Inventor Alexander Graham Bell, one of the most famous early settler in Cape Breton, spent most of his final 37 years on the island working on projects such as the vacuum jacket, man-carrying tetrahedral kites and the hydrofoil.


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