HI-Halifax Heritage House Hostel

Address: 1253 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 1Y3, Canada | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 1253 Barrington Street, Halifax, is near Pier 21, Alexander Keith's Brewery, Brewery Market / Farmers Market, and St. Mary's Basilica.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Gasthof Alte Post Schwaig

    Reviewed by kimrobinson

    Hostelling again for the first time in years!

    Reviewed May 16, 2011
    by (1 review) Shropshire , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Very friendly staff with comfortable, clean, common areas and rooms. Great central location.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Gasthof Alte Post Schwaig

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

    Travel Blogs from Halifax

    The Atlantic

    A travel blog entry by crayonchameleon on Jul 21, 2014

    14 photos

    I made it to the other side of Canada after two weeks of trains and big cities - and was so glad to see the ocean once again, yet a new ocean to me (the Pacific has been such a big part of my life and travels up until this point - finally, I had reached the Atlantic!).
    Halifax was a nice change - quite, similar to home and yet somehow different …

    Off We Go!

    A travel blog entry by amcleod56 on Mar 08, 2014

    1 comment, 29 photos

    ... that I have ever been through. Once we found immigration, we still could not figure out where the heck to go for connecting flights. The rude man at the Currency Exchange would not take my coin so I came up with Plan B. After we finally found someone to ask where the heck we should go for our flight, we had to hurry up and wait some more because our flight had not been assigned a gate yet. So I I'd currency exchange with the kids who needed ...

    A cold day on the coast of the North Atlantic

    A travel blog entry by danharriet on Oct 31, 2013

    42 photos

    ... sky. We would be on our tour bus and heading to Peggy’s Cove by 07:30 in the morning. We would travel an hour along the Coast of Cape Benton Island to a small cove on the Eastern Atlantic Shore of Nova Scotia. Here we would see the most photographed light house in North America. We would be able to visit the light house during the Golden Hour which is that time of day when the light from the sun provides illumination but not the harsh light resulting from the glare of a visible ...

    Nearly the final blog ever

    A travel blog entry by chrisandjanet on Aug 19, 2013

    4 comments, 6 photos

    ... people.

    "The curfew tolls the knell of parting day

    The lowing herd wind slowly o’er the lea

    The ploughman homeward plods his weary way

    And leaves the world to darkness and to me"


    Sorry there are not very many photos. Chris was in no condition to take any as he was constantly taking his pulse as I drove. Maybe that was why !