Nova Scotia Vacations

Although it’s not technically an island, Nova Scotia has plenty of coastline and a culture unique enough to qualify as an island’s. One of the delights of a vacation here is the opportunity to mingle with people as diverse as French-speaking Acadiens and the native Mi’kmaq tribe and every group of Nova Scotians in between, who all bring their own ... Read more
distinct viewpoints and sometimes even dialects to the table. Most visitors like to visit the capital city of Halifax, which has emerged as a leader in boutique-style vacationing, complete with fine dining, hotels and a gorgeous waterfront. Elsewhere in the province, you’ll find Cape Breton Island, where the verdant highlands attract thousands annually. Nova Scotia is known for its high production rates of commodities such as Christmas trees, lobster and fish, so if you like seafood then you’ve come to the right place.
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Anchorage, Alaska, USA

With nice scenery and abundant seafood, Nova Scotia makes a wonderful road trip or cycling trip for those more adventurous.

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Crestline, California

It was in the mid 70s F. for daily highs with early morning fog when I made the trip to Barrington NS in mid July of 1997-perfect weather for a 42.2 KM running marathon (which I was there to attend). Check out the museum, lighthouse and coastline in Barrington. The blue waters contrast well with the evergreen trees.

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Saint John, New Brunswick

I was here Nova Scotia I loved it by bus and I used to stay at the hotel for few days.
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Calgary, Alberta

again lots of cenery. And with in 6hour drive two other provinces

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Truth or Consequences, New Mexico

Peggy's Cove, N.S.

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Norwich, Connecticut, USA
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Dorval, Canada
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Cuero, Texas
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