Category Archives: No Fail Guide

10 Day-Trips Within Two Hours of Halifax

Image Above: The Ovens (Itinerary 7) Updated January 2018 With the summer road-trip season upon us my inbox is full of requests for last-minute day-trip ideas in Nova Scotia.  Talking about the beauty and bounty of our fair province is second only to actually exploring NS on a list of my favourite things to do. In…Read More

Planning A Successful Staycation

Want to plan a successful staycation? We've done our fair share of traveling close to home over the past three years and we've come up with a bit of a formula. Ready for an adventure? Check out our video below for tips on planning the perfect staycation! We visited Oceanstone Resort and Rhubarb Restaurant near Peggy's Cove. Check back soon…Read More

Complete Nova Scotia Craft Beer Guide

Sealevel Brewing Craft Beer Sampler NS
Updated June 16, 2016. More updates to come! The complete Nova Scotia Craft Beer Guide! Discover Nova Scotia breweries and brewpubs, find great craft beer bars, bottle shops, and tours, and discover soon-to-open craft breweries. The list below is divided by region and includes website and social media links (Twitter, Facebook and Instagram) to each…Read More

Wineries in Prince Edward Island

The Magic Winery Bus Annapolis Valley Wolfville
Last September we took an eight hour trip to Prince Edward Island for a friend's wedding. One thing we learned quite quickly in our travel adventures was to always keep our eyes open for road signs. We have discovered some great things from the many history, winery, and restaurant signs found along the highway. And that's exactly what we…Read More

Your No-Fail Economy to Joggins Vacation Guide

This morning we chatted with CTV Morning Atlantic about great local vacations for summer 2013: Economy to Joggins is one of the less-traveled area of our province, which is a surprise when you look at all of the amazing sights, restaurants, businesses and activities in the area! Here is our no-fail guide to Economy…Read More

Your No-Fail Cape Breton Vacation Guide

Skyline Moose Cabot Trail Highlands Nova Scotia
Cape Breton was one of our top destinations for 2013. We visited three times last year! Read on for our No-fail Cape Breton Vacation Guide, and add your favorite Cape Breton spots in the comments. 1. Delve into Sydney's Growing Culinary Scene: The Olive Tree Walking into the Olive Tree will immediately transport you from Nova…Read More