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Nestled in the heart of Canada’s Maritime region, Halifax is a port city with a captivating culture, breathtaking views, and one-of-a-kind experiences. This coastal destination, with its vibrant downtown core and charming seaside communities, is a must-visit for travellers in search of something different. Influenced by the land, sea, history, and people, Halifax has a distinct character and charm that can’t be found anywhere else. 

Halifax is made up of nine unique regions, spanning from Hubbards to Ecum Secum and every community in between. From quaint coastal villages to sandy beaches, adventure awaits around every corner. Surf the swells at Lawrencetown Beach or soak up world-class views of Peggy’s Point Lighthouse, all less than an hour away from Halifax’s downtown core. 

Halifax's culinary scene is robust, diverse, and innovative, offering a wide range of international cuisine with an emphasis on locally sourced ingredients, spanning from upmarket dining experiences to cozy local pubs. Situated on the Atlantic Ocean, Halifax has earned a reputation as a top seafood culinary destination, particularly for its irresistible lobster and succulent oysters. 

Explore Halifax’s flourishing craft brewing scene through the numerous local breweries and cideries throughout the region. Experience a one-of-a-kind craft beer and cider scene that can't be found anywhere else, ranging from traditional to experimental brewing methods.

Experiences for your tasting

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