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Nova Scotia hiking trails with waterfalls – Millet Falls, waterfall pictures

Nova Scotia hiking trail that leads to Millet Falls starts as a gravel road at first. When you reach an open area with a large pine tree to the right of that tree, hiking trail winds through the forest. Relatively large forest road to the left of the pine tree goes along the Mint River […]

Nova Scotia forest pictures at Millet Falls hiking trail

Nova Scotia, Canada has many hiking trails with waterfalls. Looking for things to do in Nova Scotia? Plan a trip and think about outdoor adventures in this province. There are many rivers and lakes in Nova Scotia forests and many waterfalls, making it great for outdoor adventures enthusiast. To see the waterfall and take outdoor […]

Martgaretsville lighthouse and Nictaux Falls – exploring Nova Scotia

Margaretsville lighthouse is a scenic spot on Bay of Fundy shores of Nova Scotia, Canada. Many visitors come to see beautiful Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia and they usually visit main points of interest such as Annapolis Royal, Kentville, Grand Pre, Briar Island. However, there are many more small places to explore and enjoy scenic […]

Bald Eagles annual watch at Sheffield Mills

Bald eagles annual watch happens every year when hundreds of bald eagles come to Sheffield Mills, Nova Scotia from fall to spring. The best months to watch these magnificent birds are January and February. Sheffield Mills is a community about a 1-hour drive from Halifax. There are a lot of poultry farms in the area […]

Annual Pow-wow of Native Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq event not to miss

Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Native American people are indigenous to the Maritime provinces of Canada. This photo story showcases the 2009 Powwow at Dartmouth commons. Each year location can vary and Doers & Dreamers guide is a good place to start planning a trip. Dartmouth commons was a great location with easy access and nice picture-perfect […]

Celebrating Canada Day at Halifax Citadel and waterfront

Canada Day is a very important holiday for all Canadians. In Halifax, Nova Scotia one of the major event of this day is Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo parade.  There are several options of what to do after the parade. One can visit Public Gardens and relax there after the noisy crowds. Visitors can continue […]

Canada Day Royal Nova Scotia international tattoo parade

Canada Day is July 1 and it is celebrated across the country. Each year Halifax, being the largest city on Canada’s east coast presents Royal Nova Scotia Tattoo parade. Parade follows Spring Garden road – the main downtown street in Halifax and then goes around the Citadel via Brunswick street. The parade starts around 10 […]

Tall ships display their beauty at Parade of Sail in Halifax Harbour

Large sailing tall ship under full sail is one of the most beautiful sights in the world. And when there are about 50 tall ships sailing by then it is a real treat for spectators. This is exactly what people came to enjoy on July 20, 2009 during Tall Ships Halifax Parade of Sail along […]

Bark Kruzenstern visiting Halifax Harbour during Tallships 2009

Barque Kruzenstern is one of the largest sailing ships in the world. Black hull is a feature unique to this vessel. The ship was built in 1926, Germany. Technical data:  length: 114.40 m,  beam: 14.02 m,  sails area : 3,400 sq.m. This sailing vessel visited Halifax during Tallships 2009 race. Some of the photos clearly […]

Annual Victorian Christmas at Halifax Citadel Presented by Parks Canada

Annual Victorian Christmas is organized by Parks Canada and is a re-enactment of traditional Christmas as celebrated by Queen Victoria’s soldiers every year at the end of November. Halifax Citadel is an excellent venue for this event. It is also a great opportunity to photograph unique setting and capture the atmosphere of a long gone […]

Scenic beauty of Halifax Public Gardens

Halifax Public Gardens are located right in downtown Halifax, largest city on Atlantic coast of Canada. This park provides haligonians with a nice green retreat within the city. It is a nice place to spend lunch break, have a picnic, read a book or simply relax on the bench. There is a gazebo with a […]

Nova Scotia Road Trip Ideas Include visit to historic Shelburne

Nova Scotia road trip ideas are easy to find and plan if you use Doers & Dreamers guide. Town of Shelburne  is about 3 hours drive from Halifax, NS, Canada. Its waterfront district has many old buildings  creating fill and look of 18-th century and is a great location for architectural photography. In fact many […]

Fort Point Lighthouse park in Liverpool Nova Scotia

Liverpool is a small town in the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. It is situated in the region known locally as South Shore that has lots of picturesque lighthouses. About half way from Halifax to Yarmouth, Liverpool is a good destination for a road trip and to stop and have a break. Plan a trip […]

Tall Ships Atlantic Challenge 2009

All of the photos in this series were taken during Tall Ships Halifax 2009. It was the start of Atlantic Challenge Race last leg from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Belfast, Ireland. This was also one of the best tall ships gatherings in years. This race was a joint venture between Sail Training International and Tall […]


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