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20 Bucket List-Worthy Things to Do in Nova Scotia

20 Bucket List-Worthy Things to Do in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia—one of Canada's Maritime provinces brimming with fresh lobster, yellow rain jackets, iconic lighthouses, deep roots of aboriginal occupation, European migration, and an immortalized history of sailing with a little bit of pirate mystery. Whether you have...

1 Day in Old Quebec City & Quartier Petit Champlain

1 Day in Old Quebec City & Quartier Petit Champlain

Exploring Old Quebec City and the quaint Quartier du Petit Champlain feels totally bizarre. At least it did for me! I have lived in France and Europe for several years. And yet here I was, in North America surrounded by European charm. From the ruelles (little...

Stargazing in Gros Morne National Park

Stargazing in Gros Morne National Park

Stargazers prepare! Stargazing in Gros Morne National Park in western Newfoundland is one of the best places for observing a dark sky. Thanks to its remoteness and wild mountains, forests, and lakes, the park enables us to enjoy stargazing at its finest. After our...

West Coast Newfoundland Itinerary (2 Weeks)

West Coast Newfoundland Itinerary (2 Weeks)

Newfoundland is arguably one of Canada's most breathtaking provinces, affording its visitors' unreal outdoor adventures and incredible wildlife viewing. But exploring Newfoundland and Labrador doesn't come as easily, for its island and mainland are separated, and even...

Road Tripping the Port-au-Port Peninsula in Newfoundland

Road Tripping the Port-au-Port Peninsula in Newfoundland

Travelers who visit the Port-au-Port Peninsula say that the drive is one of Newfoundland's most scenic road trips. And after our road trip down to Cape St. George and on around the 161 km drive, it's easy to see why. Port au Port is also dubbed the French Ancestor's...

Top 5 Popular Things To Do in Downtown Halifax

Top 5 Popular Things To Do in Downtown Halifax

Halifax is Nova Scotia's diverse and colorful capital on the Atlantic coast. But I like to call it "Hipster Halifax" for its young and trendy vibe, sprinkled with old Celtic and maritime charm! There are many things to do in Halifax - both in and around the city and...