Category Archives: Canada

Halifax Public Gardens, Nova Scotia

A colorful urban oasis in the heart of downtown, the Halifax Public Gardens [5665 Spring Garden Rd, Halifax, NS B3J 3S9, Canada] is one of the best examples of a Victorian Garden in North America. It is a lovely place … Continue reading

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Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, Nova Scotia

Fortified the same year the city was founded, Halifax Citadel National Historic Site [5425 Sackville Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada] has defended the area for hundreds of years. The fort has seen many changes throughout the centuries and is currently … Continue reading

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King of Donair, Halifax Nova Scotia

If you eat one thing in Halifax, make sure it’s a donair, a regional dish the city is proud of. The first place to serve it up was King of Donair opened in 1973, still ever as popular today. There … Continue reading

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Experience The Halifax Waterfront, Nova Scotia

The Halifax Waterfront is a must see when visiting the city, better crafted and more entertaining than most. The boardwalk is long, 2 ½ miles or 10 city blocks, brimming with restaurants, galleries, shops, farmers market, and casino. +Spy a … Continue reading

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Visiting Lunnenburg, Nova Scotia

A very popular and bustling fishing village in Nova Scotia filled with character and tourist buses. I spent an hour walking the town to see what one of the two UNESCO World Heritage Site in North America had to offer. … Continue reading

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Get off the beaten path in Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia

Peggy’s Cove is a small idyllic fishing community that made it big with the tourists. Now crowded and frequented by tour buses, the area is touted as a ‘must-see’ when in Nova Scotia. To be honest I wasn’t expecting much … Continue reading

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Carters Beach, Nova Scotia

What surprised me the most about Nova Scotia? I never thought a visit to the beach would have been one of my favorite memories. Carters Beach [Carters Beach Rd, Port Mouton, Nova Scotia B0T 1T0, Canada] is a true hidden … Continue reading

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