Fishing has been part of Nova Scotia’s heritage for a very long time, and the Tusket Islands is one of the rare places where you can still see part of that remarkable lifestyle today.
Yarmouth and the Acadian Shores are a picturesque, natural, and charming destination on the southern tip of Nova Scotia, and to help inspire your next getaway, The GATE is giving away a very special collection of gifts from the area.
On the south side of downtown Halifax, The Halliburton Hotel is one of the city’s most unique boutique hotels, with a style, warmth, and character that is so refreshing.
Halifax is the east coast’s biggest city, and it’s a vibrant, fun, refreshing destination, especially during those warm months when there is so much to do in Nova Scotia.
Start planning your trip to Cape Breton Island, one of the most beautiful places in Canada, and the perfect road trip destination.
Are you ready to fall for one of the most picturesque and beautiful coastlines in the world? Nova Scotia is a perfect vacation destination, from incredible food and amazing hospitality to historic landmarks and stunning beaches and highlands, the province is a gem on Canada’s east coast.
The last few months have been challenging, especially when you’re talking about travel. I have big plans for 2022 though, and I think I have a few great ideas to make sure I’ll be going somewhere, even if all my travel ideas don’t work out.
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The best moments of 2021 | Recapping the best of the year, and The GATE’s 20th Anniversary
When 2021 started, I had a lot of hope for the year. It ended up being a tough year in some ways, but it also turned out to be one of the best years for me and for The GATE. And on top of everything else, I’m celebrating The GATE’s 20th anniversary.
The Halifax Citadel in Nova Scotia is an incredible historic site that’s filled with stories. During the day, you can take a stroll and learn about the history of the former military fortification from the interpreters. At night though, the fortress gets a little spooky, and that’s what makes the Halifax Citadel Ghost Tours so much fun.
Travel is really the act of falling in love again and again. I’ve fallen for cities, restaurants, landscapes, and cultures, and this week, on our 10-day trip in Nova Scotia, I’ve fallen for the Cape Breton Highlands.