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THIS SUMMER | Find a little inspiration

THIS SUMMER | Find a little inspiration Visit a place where the Canadian Military was born, where markets are setup on streets and outdoor concerts fill the night air. Home to the best international music festival on the East Coast; and did we mention the 17 microbreweries? Want to know more? Read on! Fredericton is a city inspired by nature, history, design and art. Canada’s Most Stored River paints the backdrop to over [...]

2018-08-02T20:08:21-04:00August 2nd, 2018|Canada, Nova Scotia|0 Comments

Kick it Old School at a Nova Scotia Treasure

Kick it Old School at a Nova Scotia Treasure The charm and quirkiness of Nova Scotia is evident the moment you land at Halifax Stanfield International airport, named for the man who brought us the original, red onesie underwear. 90 minutes down the road on the beach, the legendary White Point Beach Resort has been resilient to change for over 90 years. Sure, the mod cons have slipped in, but folks tend [...]

2018-08-02T20:01:42-04:00August 2nd, 2018|Canada, Nova Scotia|0 Comments

EDMUNDSTON GATEWAY TO THE MARITIMES

EDMUNDSTON GATEWAY TO THE MARITIMES Family vacations in the Maritimes begin with a stop in Edmundston, New Brunswick, gateway to the Maritime Provinces. The natural, cultural and friendly charm of this welcoming city bordering Quebec and Maine is unequalled! DESTINATION: BIKE! Its rolling geography crisscrossing the splendid Appalachians range offers a playground much appreciated by cyclists, both for urban and mountain biking. There are 134 kilometres of trails available to you in [...]

2018-06-06T19:05:56-04:00June 6th, 2018|Canada, Nova Scotia|0 Comments

Forget the Outside World at Trout Point Lodge

Forget the Outside World at Trout Point Lodge Nestled in the heart of UNESCO Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve, Trout Point Lodge is a renowned Wilderness Lodge & Nature Retreat and an unsurpassed eco-destination immersed in Nova Scotia’s backwoods. It offers Nova Scotia's most memorable wilderness vacation experiences, including guided hiking excursions, forest bathing, culinary and wine appreciation classes and the night sky here is so dark that an astronomer is on staff [...]

2018-04-25T14:24:33-04:00April 25th, 2018|Canada, Nova Scotia|0 Comments

Explore The Mystic Land of The Vikings

Explore The Mystic Land of The Vikings Explore the mystic land of the Vikings in North America, where these legendary explorers lived more than a thousand years ago. Your journey along the Viking Trail to L’Anse Aux Meadows is a therapeutic coastal drive with ancient mountains to your right and beautiful ocean vistas to your left. Dream you have travelled back in time where stories unfold of cultures that lived off these [...]

2018-02-06T15:14:02-04:00February 6th, 2018|Activity, Nova Scotia|0 Comments

Devour! The Food Film Fest

Devour! The Food Film Fest Since its inception in 2009, Devour! The Food Film Fest has grown to the point where it is now the largest annual event in Wolfville and Kings County, recognized as a signature event by the province of Nova Scotia and considered widely as the world’s largest food film festival. In 2016, Devour! organizers produced 94 unique events over five days including 80 new food and wine films, 24 [...]

2017-07-20T18:25:29-04:00July 20th, 2017|Canada, Nova Scotia|0 Comments

DP Murphy: Hospitality… Like Never Before, in the Maritimes!

Hospitality… Like Never Before, in the Maritimes! Since 1980, we at D.P. Murphy Hotels & Resorts have made it our mission to exceed our customers’ expectations. That’s why we go above and beyond to ensure that our properties offer the best experience possible. Boasting 8 year-round properties throughout the Maritimes, and 1 seasonal resort located in the National Park, on Prince Edward Island, you are sure to find the perfect home away from home. [...]

2016-12-14T16:36:56-04:00May 9th, 2016|Canada, Nova Scotia, PEI, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Africville Museum: The Spirit Lives On

Africville Museum On the shores of the Bedford Basin, on the northern edge of peninsular Halifax, lies Africville. It was a very vibrant place to grow up from the mid 1700’s until the relocation in the 1960’s. The first people to live in Africville were free Blacks who had escaped slavery by pledging allegiance to Britain during American’s War of Independence. A larger group, called the Black refugees, came during the War 1812. Africville [...]

2016-12-14T16:36:57-04:00April 27th, 2016|Canada, Nova Scotia|0 Comments

Black Loyalist Heritage Centre

One of Canada’s best kept secrets Black Loyalist Heritage Centre Travel back in time to unearth an important piece of Canadian history at the Black Loyalist Heritage Centre. This historic site transports you to Nova Scotia in the late 18th century to tell the story of the world’s largest free African population outside of Africa. Located on a stunning two-acre property overlooking Shelburne Harbour, the Black Loyalist Heritage Centre offers an extraordinary opportunity [...]

2016-12-14T16:36:57-04:00April 25th, 2016|Canada, Nova Scotia|0 Comments

Pictou County

Pictou County Summer has Arrived in Pictou County Pictou County, Nova Scotia is more than a place on a map; it’s a place where history, art and outdoor adventure come to life. The towns of New Glasgow, Trenton, Stellarton and Westville form one contiguous urban area, with the Town of Pictou just 10km to the west and numerous villages and hamlets on the outskirts. Roots have always grown [...]

2016-12-14T16:37:02-04:00February 26th, 2016|Canada, Nova Scotia|0 Comments