Halifax Parade of Lights is exciting event held every November

Parade of lights is an annual event in Halifax, NS sponsored by local paper Chronicle Herald. Many local businesses participate to make this an unforgettable event for kids and families. Also, know as holiday parade of lights it takes place around November 18 each year. The days are already very short and it gets dark […]

Visit Kentville, NS and see amazing pumpkin people

Pumpkin people festival is an amazing display of  straw people with pumpkin heads that decorate streets of Kentville before Halloween. This fall festival is free of charge and draws lots of visitors to the area. Town of Kentville has more information including a map the the pumpkin people displays. There are many other activities listed […]

Giant pumpkin regatta draws big crowds in Windsor, NS

After you enjoyed pumpkin parade, walked around Haliburton House estate and had lunch now will be the time for the highlight of the day – giant pumpkin regatta. The race takes place every year in early October at the Pisiquid lake in Windsor, NS. More details can be found at the Tourism Nova Scotia site. […]

Take a road trip to historic Haliburton House this fall

Fall is wonderful in Atlantic Canada and especially in Nova Scotia. The air is clear and crisp and the trees display amazing colors. It is a great time to be outdoors and enjoy the nature. Haliburton House is a historic home and estate that is open to visitors  and is charming in the autumn. The […]

See world largest pumpkins at annual parade in Windsor, NS

Windsor, Nova Scotia is a beautiful small town about 50km south west of Halifax. Each October very special events happen here – giant pumpkin parade. The Dill family farm is famous for growing world largest pumpkins. They are so big that people started carving them and making into pumpkin boats. The Dill farm  claims to […]

Notre-Dame Basilica of Montreal is a must see landmark

Notre-Dame Basilica of Montreal is a famous landmark in this great Canadian city. It was built in the 19-century and is a stunning example of Gothic architecture. This church is not as prominent as Saint Joseph’s Oratory that dominates Montreal skyline. However, Notre-Dame Basilica is easier to reach because it is located in downtown within […]

Saint Andrews, NB waterfront Christmas decorations and Christmas Parade

Saint Andrews, NB, Canada is a small and charming coastal town close to the Us border. Saint Andrews, NB waterfront stretches for about a mile and is beautifully decorated for Christmas holidays. Saint Andrews attracts visitors from the end of November till after Christmas to see spectacular outdoor Christmas decorations, enjoy the sunsets at the […]

Enjoy Christmas Lights Holiday Decorations at Saint Andrews, NB, Canada

Christmas lights holiday decorations are setup all over this beautiful small town – St. Andrews, NB, Canada. Xmas lights display lasts from around November 25 to about December 27. Saint Andrews is within driving distance from larger urban centers in New Brunswick such as Saint John, Fredericton or Moncton, it is also about 30 minutes […]

Visit Montmorency waterfall, great winter hiking trail amid scenic landscapes

Montmorency waterfall is a spectacular spot near Quebec city. Waterfalls always draw people’s attention. Montmorency waterfall is not an exception and is popular in all seasons. Winter is a special time of year to visit Montmorency falls because when everything is frozen you can hike right to the bottom of the waterfalls. Montmorency waterfall winter […]

Park de la Chute Montmorency waterfall, spectacular winter hiking trail near Quebec city

Park de la Chute Montmorency waterfall is a beautiful scenic park just minutes away from downtown Quebec, Canada. Montmorency waterfall can be seen from highway 440 if you drive north from Quebec. Park de la Chute Montmorency waterfall is a great hiking trail both in the summer and in the winter. Montmorency waterfall is really […]

Domaine Maizerets is off the beaten path treasure right in Quebec City

Domaine Maizerets is a large urban park in Quebec city that is off the beaten path for most people especially visitors. Official Domaine Maizerets site is only in French and that makes finding information about this urban park difficult. This park is about 5 km north of Vieux Quebec and downtown. It is an important […]

Amazing winter hiking in the Plains of Abraham park in Quebec, Canada

Plains of Abraham is an excellent park that offers winter hiking in the center of Quebec city. The park has many trails for walking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing. Winter hiking is a great outdoor activity that many people like. The Plains of Abraham park is quite large about 1500 by 300 meters. These are substantial […]

Chateau Frontenac is Quebec’s city famous landmark and romantic getaway

Chateau Frontenac is prominent landmark in Quebec city skyline. This beautiful and famous hotel is easily recognizable and draws attention of everyone that visits old Quebec, Canada. Chateau Frontenac dates back to the age of trains, when train travel was luxurious and the only way to cross Canada in comfort. Canadian Pacific Railway built several […]

Romantic things to do in Quebec City, stroll through old Quebec at sunset

Old Quebec is one of the most romantic getaways in winter season. Very romantic thing to do in Quebec city in winter is to go for a walk through old Quebec or Vieux Quebec in French. The best month to visit this romantic getaway is early February. Outdoor Christmas decorations are still up and Quebec […]

Visit Bonhomme’s Winterland and get the best winter vacation experiences

Bonhomme’s winterland is a winter park in Quebec city, Canada. This winter theme park is part of Quebec winter carnival that takes place during first two weeks of February every year. Bonhomme‘s winterland is located in the center of Quebec city at the Plains of Abraham urban park. There is an entrance fee, it was […]

Bonhomme’s winterland street food and snacks at Quebec city winter park

Bonhomme’s winterland is Quebec city winter park setup in downtown at the Plains of Abraham. This winterland is part of Quebec city winter carnival and is full of fun outdoor winter activities. There are things to do for all ages and of course everybody gets hungry and thirsty after being outside for a long time. […]

Quebec winter carnival night parade, unique and fun travel idea for all ages (Part 3)

Quebec winter carnival night parade is always concluded by the famous mascot – Bonhomme Carnival. This snowman is a symbol of Quebec winter carnival and is present at many events around Quebec city. There are many images of Bonhomme all over the place. The Bonhomme’s winterland at the Plains of Abraham park admission pass features […]

Quebec winter carnival night parade, unique and fun travel idea for all ages (Part 2)

Quebec winter carnival night parade (Part 2) continues to tell the story about this great winter event and showcase more winter pictures. FPImages presents 15 more night images taken at 2015 Quebec winter carnival night parade. Attending this night parade is an excellent way to celebrate winter, have fun and capture amazing night images and […]

Quebec winter carnival night parade, unique and fun travel idea for all ages (Part 1)

Quebec winter carnival night parade is a celebration of winter in Quebec city, Canada. Quebec city climate is continental with winter temperature staying well below freezing which allows to have lots of winter activities and attractions. This is a perfect weather for ice and snow sculptures and palaces, tobogganing, sleigh rides, dog sledding and much […]

Things to do in Quebec City, Canada, 10 travel tips to have fun and enjoy winter (Part 2)

Things to do in Quebec City, Canada part 2 deals with more active outdoor  travel tips and ideas. FPImages shares 5 more Quebec tourism destinations that will appeal to people that love winter and do not mind being outside when it is really cold. Wear warm clothes and consider balaclava to protect face from frost […]

Things to do in Quebec City, Canada, 10 travel tips to have fun and enjoy winter (Part 1)

Things to do in Quebec City, Canada of course depend greatly on the season when you decide to visit this historic and charming Canadian city. In this post FPImages presents 10 travel tips for winter season. Quebec city attracts lots of visitors in winter months and has an excellent reputation as a premier winter destination. […]

La Pocatiere is a scenic stop on Route des Navigateurs in Quebec, Canada

Route des Navigateurs in Quebec, Canada is a Quebec tourism idea that is off the beaten path. Visitors usually think about Montreal and Quebec City. However, including Route des Navigateurs in your list of road trip ideas will allow you to learn a lot about the history of this province in Canada and visit many […]

Levis-Quebec city ferry crossing, experience a romantic, unique and scenic road trip idea

Levis to Quebec city ferry crossing is a great way to reach Quebec city and arrive right into the heart of its historic old town. Ferry operates year round and in winter time this road trip idea is truly unique as it allows you to experience challenging conditions of St. Lawrence river covered with flowing […]

New Year’s Day Reception at Government House in Halifax, Nova Scotia

New Year’s Day reception is an annual tradition in Canada, that Queen’s representatives provide for general public. This reception is also known as New Year’s Day Levee and can be traced back to 16-th century. Nowadays, this is a great opportunity to visit Government House and shake hands with Lieutenant Governor. New Year’s Day reception […]

Visiting Lieutenant governor residence is a rare opportunity to see Halifax’s famous landmark

Lieutenant governor residence in Halifax, Nova Scotia is also known as Government house. It is an official residence of the Queen’s representative in this province of Canada. The role of lieutenant governor these days is mostly ceremonial and symbolic. The government house hosts receptions for Royal visitors and other high-ranking government officials. Lieutenant governor residence […]

20 scenic winter pictures in Edmundston, NB show winter in Canada travel ideas

Scenic winter pictures in Edmundston, NB, Canada were taken in the center of the town around the scenic walk. Edmundston is a small city in northern New Brunswick and it has typical continental climate with very cold winter season and lots of snow. FPImages would like to share 20 scenic winter pictures taken on a […]

Watch Native American Fancy Dance and learn about Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Culture

Native American fancy dance is a traditional and colorful dance performed at many pow-wows across North America. Native American people living in Nova Scotia, Canada are known as Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq first nation. Visiting annual powwow must be on the list of things to do in Nova Scotia. It is a great family trip idea […]

Enjoy Nova Scotia Hiking Trails and take amazing winter wonderland pictures

Nova Scotia hiking trails are great in winter season and will delight you with beautiful winter wonderland pictures. Visiting Nova Scotia hiking trails in winter season requires careful planning. To plan a trip you have to check on weather, road conditions, accessibility of the hiking trail. If hiking alone it is a good idea to […]

Nova Scotia Attractions visit historic Fort Anne

One of the oldest famous landmarks in Canada Fort Anne must be on everyone’s list of things to do in Nova Scotia. French explorers founded Port Royal and fought many battles with the British over this piece of land. Annapolis Royal is a beautiful small town and is easy to get to from Halifax, Nova […]

Explore Nova Scotia attractions and peresrvation of Acadian heritage

Nova Scotia is known as Canada’s playground. Rightfully so. Nova Scotia attractions include lots of outdoor adventures – hiking, sailing, surfing. There are many national and provincial parks with camping facilities. Nova Scotia also has many historic places and museums, like replica of Acadian house in Annapolis Royal. Acadia was the name for this region […]

Spring flowers at botanical gardens, 15 pictures of flowers

Botanical gardens are very special places to visit especially when its time to bloom for spring flowers. Find a botanical garden nearby, plan a trip and take your camera to take great pictures of flowers. If your road trip ideas include being in Nova Scotia, then  historic botanical gardens at Annapolis Royal must be on […]

Historic Botanical Gardens in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada

Historic botanical gardens of Annaplois Royal, Nova Scotia offer a nice walk and are delight to anyone interested in nature. Annapolis Royal is about 3 hours drive from Halifax. Plan a trip to this area and you can also enjoy other Nova Scotia attractions: Fort Anne, Kejimkujik National park, Upper Clements park. You can also […]

Nova Scotia Hiking Trails, 10 Forest Pictures

Nova Scotia hiking trails are a great opportunity to get outside and replenish your photo gallery with nature pictures. If you are looking for things to do in Nova Scotia, plan a trip and include a walk through beautiful Nova Scotia forest. Hiking trails may take you to see the ocean, river or waterfall, there […]

Nova Scotia Hiking Trails with Waterfall – Delaps Cove, 10 waterfall pictures

Delaps Cove hiking trail following the Bay of Fundy coast is scenic and picturesque. There are two trails there and the one FPImages is writing about in this post is called Bohaker trail. Bohaker trail ends up in the cove with the same name. That is the place where Nova Scotia forest comes to Bay […]

Nova Scotia Hiking Trails with Waterfall – Delaps Cove, 15 nature pictures

Province of Nova Scotia outdoor adventures has many hiking trails with waterfall. Delaps Cove hiking trail is one of them. Located close to beautiful Annapolis Royal, Delaps Cove hiking trails with waterfall is a must for anyone who wants to plan a trip in this area. There are two hiking trails here – Bohaker trail […]

Nova Scotia Hiking Trails with Waterfall – Dawson Brook Falls

Nova Scotia hiking trail to Dawson Brook Falls is very close to Halifax and is easy and short. If you plan a trip to Halifax, Nova Scotia this season, think about exploring great outdoor adventures this province has to offer. Nova Scotia hiking trails are plenty and many of these trails will reward you with […]