McNabs Island is paradise for the nature lover. Located at the mouth of Halifax Harbor, it can be accessed by boat through ... More
McNabs Island is paradise for the nature lover. Located at the mouth of Halifax Harbor, it can be accessed by boat through McNabs Island Ferry in Eastern Passage or Murphy's on the Water in Halifax. Here is 400 hectares (988.4 acres) of wilderness, wildlife, trails and beach, all under the care of its very own society: The Friends of McNabs Island. Check out their web page for the fascinating history of the island as well as information on how to get there.
To walk through the iron gates of The Halifax Public Gardens is to step back a century; Canada's first public
gardens have that effect. Since 1867, visitors have enjoyed the flowers, trees, fountains, a pond and winding paths that ...
In 1786, a small group of Quakers traveled from Nantucket to set up a whaling station in Nova Scotia. They
left behind what is now the oldest house in Dartmouth. The Quaker House has been lovingly restored to its ...
The Hilton Garden Inn Halifax Airport hotel is located only two and a half miles from the Halifax International Airport
and 25 minutes from downtown Halifax. The Hilton Garden Inn Halifax Airport offers complimentary shuttle service to and from ...