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Christmas on the Mersey

Christmas on the Mersey will take place Dec. 1-3, 2017. December is a wonderful time for a road trip in Nova Scotia. The mix of sea and seasonal decor is something not to be missed. We looked to Liverpool last week to attend a special holiday celebration, Christmas on the Mersey. We hit the road… Read More

Five Holiday Themed Road Trips in Nova Scotia

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Twinkling lights, jackalopes, giant gingerbread, parades, carolling, hot cider and Yuletide markets. The holidays have arrived in Nova Scotia. Take Christmas light-spotting to the next level with a holiday themed road trip through our beautiful province. Christmas on the Mersey December 1, 2019 We attended this event for the first time last year, and it is a… Read More

Little Oak Bar – Halifax, NS

A comfortable chair on a patio, a nice glass of wine or a pint of beer, something to snack on, sunshine, fresh flowers, and companionable silence. A perfect way to pass an afternoon on the Halifax Waterfront. A small, intimate space, a clean, sleek design, a tailored drink list, elegant small plates with a local focus, and great… Read More

Brunch at Durty Nelly’s – Halifax

A few years ago, the day after our wedding, we gathered with friends and family at Durty Nelly's for day drinks and pub fare.  We were a mixed group when it came to age and tastes, but our friends from away always ask to revisit when they're home.We revisited recently following an invitation from Durty… Read More