The Garden South Park Inn

1263 South Park Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 2K8, Canada | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Halifax

Touring Halifax

A travel blog entry by larry_shirley

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This morning, we boarded a bus for a guided tour of the city of Halifax. This is a beautiful 250 year old city that sits in a deep water port just off the Atlantic Ocean on the southern coast of Nova Scotia. For sailing and oil fired boiler ships, this was the closest harbor between North America and Europe.

We drove by the Citadel (a major fort constructed mid 1856 to defend Halifax and the harbor), the ...

Best chowder ever! (Bar Harbor & Halifax)

A travel blog entry by pamrich

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... when we passed a restaurant - The Bicycle Thief - and decided that because it had such a great name, and even though it looked a bit fancy and we looked liked drowned rats, if they had a seafood chowder we would go in. The restaurant was packed (graduation day at the local university) but it was beautifully warm and the staff were incredibly welcoming and said there was room at the bar if we wanted to eat there. The chowder arrived in no time and was full ...

Halifax, nova Scotia

A travel blog entry by rogersusieq

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... his wife got in a life boat with her mink coat with her maid. she handed her coat to the lady and as she jumped in the icy water she said I been with him 50 years and I'm not leaving him now. that was the true love story of the titanic. All the head stones said April 15th even tho it sank at 2am, as the ship started to sink at 11p, They figured they mostly died in the frigid water before midnight. Also visited the citadel and the public gardens in ...

Halifax and Peggy's Cove

A travel blog entry by amybrownstein

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... to Europe than any other east coast port. This makes it the entry way to the states for many imported goods. The entry into the harbor is difficult so every captain must turn their ship over to a harbor pilot. The population of the area is around 400,000 and includes a natural forest with ocean on three sides. Halifax is the second warmest place in Canada with an average winter temperature of 34*. It is home to the oldest university in Canada, the University of ...

Travel to Halifax, Nova Scotia and beyond

A travel blog entry by c.i.222

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Our Tour Director was Gerry who retired from over 30 years as an educator, and now is a council member of the Anglophone South School District in St John, New Brunswick.

Our daily routine on the tour was breakfast and baggage out ...

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