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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
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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
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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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Most Viewed Nightlife in Halifax

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Pubs, Clubs and Taverns - General

Reflections is a gay-friendly nightclub in downtown Halifax. They have live music, hot DJ shows and special shows and events, It's a great place to go dancing and there's always something happening...
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Liquor Dome, The

The Dome is actually several bars under one roof. Originally, and officially it was five individual bars, all interconnected but because it was such a draw, everyone called it the "liquor dome"... The...
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Lower Deck, The

We liked the Lower Deck so much we went back there our last night in Halifax. Not only was the "Alexander Keith's Beef Stew", served in a bowl of bread, out of this world, but around 10 p.m., a band...
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Marquee Club, The

This place has a lot of live bands (local tallent) playing here. Many years ago this place was in a different location with a different name... Birdland (that statement doesn't make a lot of sense...
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Split Crow, The

The Split Crow has been open since 1979. It's a pub, clean and simple. No dance floor but that doesn't stop people from dancing wherever they stand. They play Irish/Scottish/sea shanty type music...
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Neptune Theatre

Check out what's playing. There really isn't a bad seat in the house and there is always a 'pay what you can' night where you contribute what you can afford or bring non-perishables for the local food...
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Tickle Trunk, The

It is very cute and they have a pretty good cover band there on Friday nights. It gives you a good insite into Nova Scotia culture. Everyone is so friendly and they will get even the most unlikely...
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Scotiabank Theatre Halifax.

Halifax has its own IMAX cinema. It's a little out of town at Bayers Lake.It has been renamed From Empire into Scotiabank Theatre Halifax.The complex has:-1 IMAX Screen.-6 3D Screens.-17 2DScreens. ...
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The Toothy Moose

The Toothy Moose is a Dance Club; not open to minors.It's the place for house parties.Regular events are being organised; see their website for the details on current ones.Business hours:Daily: 9PM -...
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the waterfront

The Halifax waterfront is a great place for walking, people-watching, chilling out, eating, etc. It's great for families and anyone else, it's an all-ages type of atmosphere whether night or day. It...
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Menz and Mollyz

Menz and Mollyz is a relatively new spot near the downtown core. It's recently expanded and is a hot new dance club that's LGBTQ friendly. They hold a lot of popular events and There is not a lot of...
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Casino Nova Scotia

Casino Nova Scotia opened up in the mid 90's. There has been a lot of anti-gambling controversy over the years but the Casino seems to be thriving. The location on the waterfront is convenient and the...
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Pizza Corner

This is the intersection of Blowers & Sackville Streets in Halifax. After the clubs have shut down this is the place to turn up for the last chance hook up. There are several Pizza shops and Donair...
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Argyle

There are several " night spot" streets in Halifax , and Argle is popolar for the dining and drinking group. Its fun in summer when everything moves outside.There are lots of little restaurants and...
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Top Hotels in Halifax

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1725 Market Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3N9, Canada
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1583 Brunswick Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3P5, Canada
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1919 Upper Water Street, (formerly Casino Nova Scotia), Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3Y5, Canada
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1266 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 1Y5, Canada
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1515 South Park Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 2L2, Canada
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1649 Hollis Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 1V8, Canada
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Top Things to Do in Halifax

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Halifax Citadel National Historic Site

It is literally impossible to go anywhere in downtown Halifax and not notice the Citadel as it is the most prominent feature in the city, set on a height which, I suppose, is why it is there in the...
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Alexander Keith's Brewery

It will come as no surprise to regular readers of my pages here on Virtual Tourist that Ilike the odd drink and so a suggested trip to the Alexander Keith Brewery in Halifax sounded right up my...
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Waterfront

I am no stranger to a drop of drink or a pub / bar as regular readers of my tips will attest and my preferred tipple is cider (Strongbow for preference and which I was glad to find readily available...
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Pier 21

The term "Pier 21" will probably not mean much to anyone outside Canada and indeed it meant absolutely nothing to me prior to visiting recently but to Canadians it is almost a symbol of nationhood as...
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Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

As part of the Museum of the Atlantic, which I have dealt with in a separate tip here and thouroughtly recommend, the traveller can also visit the CSS Acadia, which is an old sea-going vessel, the...
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Personal Experiences

The stretch of Halifax between Citadel Hill and North St. is fast becoming the "Kensington Market" of the city. It's a short twenty minute walk from Downtown and runs the length of Agricola Street....
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