If you are interested in going on a holiday that will be filled with coastal adventures, great nightlife, and the opportunity to spot rare animals and birds, then you should consider heading to Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, which are known as the Maritime Provinces.
Halifax is a city that has a long-running connection with Britain as it was part of British dependency. Here you will find a 19th-century fort which is shaped like a star and will be a fascinating insight into the history of the area. There is also a beautiful harbour in this city which is definitely worth visiting.
If you fancy an afternoon relaxing, then you should head to the city’s public gardens, which are particularly beautiful on a fine day. There is also a cemetery here which has over 100 bodies of people who died during the Titanic disaster.
Cape Breton Island is thought to be one of the first settlements that was ever made in North America by Europeans. There is a museum here dedicated to the early residents of the area including the most famous resident, the inventor, Alexander Graham Bell. There are several traditional villages nearby where European traditions, especially those from Scotland, can still be witnessed.
Prince Edward Island is reachable by ferry from Nova Scotia, specifically Charlottetown. Charlottetown is a fascinating place where the ratification of the Union of Canada first took place. This city is very beautiful and it has a waterfront that has recently been restored to its former glory.
This place is regarded as something of a gateway to the Prince Edward Island but it shouldn’t be ignored as it is also the location of a stunning National Park, beautiful sandstone cliffs and many excellent beaches which are sure to keep you entertained for days.
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