2015 Christmas Craft Markets in Nova Scotia

By msears, on Wed, 30 Sep 2015 | 0 Comments

We're well into the fall season here in Nova Scotia as the vibrant autumn leaf colours remind us on a daily basis. Though it may seem a bit early, this is also the time of year where Christmas craft fairs and markets begin popping up around the province. For those looking for the perfect gift for someone special or perhaps a unique gift for yourself, we've pulled together a list of scheduled holiday markets and Christmas craft shows taking place throughout Nova Scotia this fall to help you get started on your shopping list. Here's your opportunity to discover unique gifts, wonderful treasures and the talented Nova Scotia artisans at the shows.
 

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Top 4 Fall Must-Do’s in Nova Scotia

By KWadden, on Thu, 24 Sep 2015 | 0 Comments

Fall is the perfect time of year to get out and explore everything this beautiful and bountiful province has to offer - and I think you'll agree.

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10 Fun Things to Do on Nova Scotia Beaches...Besides Lying on Your Blanket

By cbragg, on Tue, 26 May 2015 | 0 Comments

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Going Underground at the Cape Breton Miners Museum

By KWadden, on Fri, 1 May 2015 | 0 Comments

I honestly was not sure what to expect as I started my journey underground at the Cape Breton Miners Museum. Would I be walking down a slippery slope to my sprained ankle?

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8 Things You Just Have to Bring on your Nova Scotia Adventure

By cbragg, on Fri, 10 Apr 2015 | 0 Comments

Getting ready for a trip to Nova Scotia? Let us help you pack. Here are the things you just HAVE to bring to make the most of your Nova Scotia adventure.

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12 Fantastic Things-to-do for March Break in Nova Scotia

By cbragg, on Mon, 9 Feb 2015 | 0 Comments

Looking for things to do this March Break? We've got some great ideas for you!

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10 Romantic Date Ideas in Nova Scotia

By cbragg, on Fri, 23 Jan 2015 | 0 Comments

Valentine's Day has us thinking of all kinds of date ideas and romantic things to do around Nova Scotia...so we've come up with a list of things to do. Go out and explore with your sweetheart. Happy Valentine's Day! 

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22 Gifts Ideas - from Nova Scotia with Love

By cbragg, on Thu, 27 Nov 2014 | 0 Comments

Looking to bring some Nova Scotia love to someone on your list? We think you'll find something for everyone from our list below. 

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12 Spooky Halloween Activities in Nova Scotia

By cbragg, on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 | 0 Comments

Nova Scotia has a rich, seafaring history and also a strong military history. From shipwrecks and privateers to battles at the Fortress of Louisbourg, there are many stories to tell. So it only makes sense that these would evolve over time into legends and folklore we love at this time of year.This is what makes Nova Scotia such a perfect backdrop for some Halloween fun! Whether you are taking a ghost walk or tour where you are sure to learn some history that is not currently in the books. If you are just up for for some good spooky fun, we have something for you too! Here are just some of the haunted locations, spooooooooky ghost tours and fun-filled family events going on around the province. 

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Oak Island is a Treasure

By mmacdonald, on Mon, 14 Jul 2014 | 0 Comments

All my life I've heard stories about Oak Island and its infamous treasure hunt. So much and yet so little has been discovered on this ill-fated island over the past couple hundred years, not to mention lives lost. I've always wanted to visit but assumed the privately-owned island was off limits to the public. Not so! I recently discovered Walk the Mystery Tours are offered at $10 a pop on many summer weekends. My friend Tracey and I were completely on board for this adventure and booked tickets a few weeks in advance. I'm glad we did because our tour sold out.

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