Tag Archives: Halifax

Ratinaud Charcuterie – Halifax

ratinaud charcuterie Halifax
A few months back a good friend and fellow foodie brought over duck pate for my birthday.  I am not a fan of pate, but this was different.  It was savory, juicy, and full of flavour, the kind of food you find yourself thinking about weeks later. The pate was purchased from Ratinaud (@Ratinaud_HFX), a… Read More

Saege Bistro – Halifax, NS

Chowder Trail
A good friend of ours recently relocated from Calgary to Halifax.  As a thank you for letting her crash on our couch for her last night as a non-homeowner, she offered to take us out for dinner. After narrowing down the list to veggie and gluten-free friendly establishments, and cross referencing with The Chowder Trail,… Read More

The Five Fishermen – Halifax, NS

Five Fisherman Nova Scotia
Five Fisherman (@5fishermen) is a mandatory stop if you are a tourist in Halifax.  So it comes as no surprise that my first experience took place during a visit from Drew’s Scottish side of the family. The building has a lot of history. It was originally built in 1817 as a school house. It was… Read More

Bus Route #6 – Quinpool

Bus Route #6 Quinpool
Or: The Route of Bests So far we’ve covered four routes, the #15, the #60, the #21 and the #80 that will take you in four completely different directions in HRM.  So, for our fifth #LocalTravelHRM post on @hfxtransit bus routes, we decided to cover one of the urban core routes, the #6. For us,… Read More

Bus Route #80 – Sackville

The Rotunda Bedford
Welcome to the fourth installment of day trips and vacation spots in HRM accessible by bus (and bike!). Today we’ll take you on the #80, or what could be easily called ‘The Seafood Route”. The 80 starts at the Scotia Square terminal and takes you past some awesome spots in the downtown core, but for… Read More