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Celebrate Canada 150 with these 10 Parks Canada Sites near Halifax

It’s the year to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of confederation, and what better way to enjoy this momentous year than with Parks Canada. Our National Parks and National Historic Sites provide the ultimate escape to the most beautiful and historically unique places in the country, bringing us closer to the past, present and future of the beautiful place we call

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Top 6 Halifax festivals & events food lovers NEED to attend!

Here in Halifax, we’re lucky to have fresh food and ingredients everywhere, whether it’s our locally caught seafood or the freshly grown produce. It’s clear that here in Halifax we strongly believe food is worth celebrating, and now that spring is just around the corner (hopefully), we’ll have plenty of festivals going on all over the Halifax region where you’ll

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6 Facts about Halifax that will surprise you

Think you have a solid grasp on Halifax-life? Think again! Here are 6 facts about Halifax and Nova Scotia that may surprise you: Our weather is surprisingly mild… for Canada. Halifax’s climate is less severe than you might expect, with mild winters and gorgeous summers. The weather rarely gets extremely hot or extremely cold. This is a result of Halifax

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Fun festive things to do in Halifax! Part 4: New Year’s Eve events!

This blog post is the final part of a 4-part holiday series on the Halifax Sociable blog to help you make the most of your holiday vacation in Halifax! Want to bring in 2017 in a big way? Halifax is definitely the place to be. From live comedy shows and music performances, to fireworks shows and hockey games. So whether you’re

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