Places to Visit & Things to Do - Halifax

50 Summer Family Fun Activities and Adventures in Nova Scotia for Your Bucket List

Learn something new at the historic sites, stargaze, zip line, enjoy beach time and eat ice cream this summer!

50 Fun Things to Do this Summer in Halifax

Summer fun is almost endless in Halifax. No matter if you are a local or just visiting Halifax for the first time, there is something that you… Read more »

25 Summer Activities in Annapolis Valley

The Annapolis Valley runs from East Hants to Digby and there are many unique locations in between for visitors to explore. This picturesque region of Nova Scotia… Read more »

50 Bucket List Summer Activities in Nova Scotia

Breathtaking views, cool beaches, and lots of seafood – it is hard to know exactly where to start exploring in Nova Scotia.The fun never ends in Nova… Read more »

25 Must Do Summer activities in Cape Breton

Cape Breton almost feels like it is a world away from Nova Scotia and the rest of Canada.  You can reconnect with nature at the parks, beaches,… Read more »

Sugar Bushes and Maple Tree Farms to Visit in Nova Scotia

Maple syrup is truly a Canadian product and early spring is the only time that you can see it being made and experience the exquisite taste of… Read more »

35+ Things to Do this Winter in Nova Scotia

Have some fun in the snow with your family and friends this winter in beautiful Nova Scotia. If you are planning to explore Nova Scotia this winter, listed below there are 35+ great things for you to do.

10 Winter Getaways in Nova Scotia

Nestled on the auspices of the Atlantic Provinces, it’s abound with natural beauty which only increases its appeal during the winter months when snow is all you can see for miles and miles. If you’re spending your winter vacation in Nova Scotia, here are ten getaway options for you!

25 Haunted Halloween Attractions in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia has a dark past that is filled with maritime accidents, wars, betrayals, and murders. So, it is no surprise that October is full of haunted… Read more »

Things to do This Fall in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is a magical place where it is easy to escape the huge buildings of the cities into a world of beautiful, vibrant colours. When fall… Read more »

10 Fantastic Places to Visit during Fall in Nova Scotia

Whether it’s rolling hills lined with gorgeous trees made of reds and oranges, or fall festivals including large pumpkins, oysters and cultural music — there’s no time quite like Fall in Nova Scotia, which makes it the perfect place for a getaway for you and your loved ones.

Corn Mazes and Pumpkin Patches near Halifax

Wondering where to have some family fun time this fall? Check out this list of corn mazes and pumpkin patches near Halifax.

15 Amazing Gardens to Visit in Nova Scotia

Dig in and explore the growing gardens across Nova Scotia. The different climates around the province allow different plants and flowers to grow to new heights. These… Read more »

25 Things to Do in and Around Lawrencetown

25 Things to Do in and Around Lawrencetown

Lawrencetown is a small town on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia. It is a short drive from Halifax, which makes it a popular location for both… Read more »

25 Things to do in Lunenburg

Lunenburg is a charming seaside town that is not short on sights to see for visitors on any trip to Nova Scotia. Lunenburg is also a picturesque UNESCO World Heritage Site that received this honour because it is one of the best examples of a classic British colonial settlement.

Breweries and Wineries to Visit in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is the home of many great breweries, wineries, and a growing number of cideries. You can enjoy many different types of beer at the brewing… Read more »

Fun Things to do with Kids in Cape Breton Island

Cape Breton has amazing views, beaches and food. The island is a unique part of Nova Scotia, and has its own rich culture and history. The Cabot… Read more »

50 Fun Date Ideas in Cape Breton Island

Do you and your partner find that you’re bored and out of interesting, fun date ideas? Do you feel like dinner and a movie just isn’t doing it… Read more »

50 Things To Do on the Yarmouth and Acadian Shores

The Yarmouth & Acadian Shores are defined by their past 400 years, along with their English and Acadian communities. Yarmouth is the home of the largest fishing… Read more »

50 Things to Do in South Shore

Nova Scotia’s South Shore has a wide history that includes schooner building, rum running, and treasure hunting. The area was once home to privateers and the harsh… Read more »

50 Things to Do on the Northumberland Shore

The Northumberland Shore mixes industrial Nova Scotia’s past and present with more warm-water beaches than any other part of Atlantic Canada. Beachgoers love the Northumberland Shore because of its relatively warm waters, but swimming is just one of the many activities you can enjoy in this part of the province.

50 Things to Do on the Eastern Shore

The Eastern Shore is on the Atlantic coast running northeast from Halifax Harbour to the eastern end of the peninsula at the Strait of Canso. It is… Read more »

Must Visit Places and Attractions in Nova Scotia

Surrounded by Atlantic Ocean waters, it is popularly known as Canada’s Ocean Playground, and the overall warmest province by some measures. It was also one of the first North American regions to be settled by Europeans. Ocean views, beaches, the highest tides in the world, dinosaur relics, inspiring mountains and fruitful valleys, lakes and rivers, whale-watching, history galore, thirst-quenching wine—in this Atlantic Canada province you have all that is needed for an adventurous and memorable Maritimes trip!

50 Date Ideas in and around Halifax

Need ideas for a fun date in Halifax? Whether you are planning your first date or your fiftieth, a romantic date or a super fun one, you will find something in this list to have fantastic day out!