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Eastern Shore Photo Tour
"Journey along the coast that is often forgot about when people think of Halifax Nova Scotia - the stunning Eastern Shore!Just north and east from downtown along the Atlantic coast is the historic Eastern Shore with mesmerizing coastal landscapes historic Acadian villages fisherman at work throughout the morning and cold weathered surfers dancing on waves all along the coast.We will have this area all to yourselves with your local photographer pointing out the best spots for taking pictures and helping you make the most of your camera or device. We will maps movies and photographs courtesy of the NS Archives.A few of the spots we may visit include
From CAD115.00
 
Peggy's Cove Morning Light Photo Tour
"Embark on a photography excursion to Peggy's Cove one of Canada's most iconic sites with the beautiful dawn rising up over the North Atlantic. Your driver will pick you up in a stylish 11-passenger Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van and head to the majestic Peggy's Cove Preservation Area. Your photographer guide will reveal the best hid share insights on making the most of your camera and showcase some of the rich history of the area through archival images maps movies and photographs purchased from the Nova Scotia Archives. Throughout the morning you will explore the lighthouse area
From CAD115.00
 
Boldt Castle and Thousand Islands Helicopter Tour
"For a different view of the Thousand Islands and Bold Castle embark on a helicopter tours that offers the most spectacular views. Your incredible journey begins as you lift off you will be see the unspoiled beauty of the St. Lawrence River Ivy Lea Bridge and the richness of the Thousand Islands. Then you will proceed to the US side (passports not required) to view the famous beautiful and iconic Boldt Castle. This tour is approximately 20 minutes in duration. Upon your return you have the option of taking home the memories by purchasing your personalized high-definition videos of your tour.""""Embark on helicopter tour of the Thousand Islands and get a birds-eye view of Boldt Castle. See the beauty
From CAD173.00

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Battle Harbour Historic Trust

Battle Harbour really is a great restoration project and example of exceptional economic development. It all started when a local group decided to try and restore the church and it has gone on from...
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Sea Kelp

The harbours in and around Battle Harbour are very deep and clear, it is easy to see the ocean floor. It is interesting to see all the different life on the ocean floor. Sea weeds and kelp is very...
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Rex!

The staff that work at Battle Harbour have some pets and this large dog is Rex. He is very freindly and like to relax on the waterfront or take refreshing dips in the Atlantic ocean.He is a great...
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The Rumbolt Residence

Adjacent to the Grenfell Cottage you will see this house that is still maintained. It is not for rent like the other cottages on the island.The local Rumbolt family still maintain and use there...
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Traditional Outhouses

In front of the church you will see this small structure that is referred to as an "outhouse" a place where people used the bathroom years ago. There are public washrooms today at various sites on the...
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The Jones Residence

Just behind the Church in Battle Harbour you will see this large house. It is not owned by the Battle Harbour Historic Trust and is not one of the cottages available for accommodations.It is owned by...
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Walking Paths

Walking around Battle Harbour can be done at various levels ranging from well constructed paths, to well beaten foot paths to a more difficult rock and barren type of walking.As you can see from the...
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Murals

In various spots on the waterfront you will find murals of historic fishermen that once lived on this island, they bring you back in time and give you a sense for the people and what they were doing...
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Site Curator

The site curator is Mike Earle he is also site entertainer and self professed "Jack of All Trades, Master of None". In all seriousness he is a great guy and extremely knowledgeable about Battle...
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An Old Wood Pile

In this picture you see an old wood pile that local fisherman would have used for heat and to build fishing flakes and other infrastructure from. You can see this wood is extremely dry now over the...
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Marconi Towers

When you enter Battle Harbour you will notice two towers and a pole on the hill. These are the two Marconi Towers that were once used to communicate to the outside world.The pole has a Labrador Flag...
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Old Fishing Flakes

You have to remember when you visit Battle Harbour you are going back in time to the 1900s in a very busy fishing community.In this picture you can see the very large fishing flake. A flake was used...
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Old versus the New

My favorite thing about Battle Harbour is the feeling you are going back in time. The Battle Harbour Historic Trust is doing an amazing job of restoring this historic fishing village and in this...
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The Old Post Office

While walking along the upper walking path and ridge where most of the cottages are you will come across this building that isn't restored to date. It is the old post office that was used one time. ...
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