Tag Archives: Historic Site

The Fortress of Louisbourg – Louisbourg, NS

Louisburg Events Louisbourg300
I first visited Louisburg when I was in grade six as part of a school trip. I remember people in costume, running between historic buildings, and my first experience with real baked bread (not like the plastic wrapped stuff mom used to buy). At the time, the history of my province or our country didn't matter all that much to… Read More

Chester Visitor Information Centre

Similar to the transformation of the South Shore railroad to an active transit greenway, the Chester train station has been converted to a Visitors Information Centre (VIC) (@explorechester). Nova Scotia’s VICs are invaluable resource centres for travelers, both local and from away. They offer brochures on places to eat, things to do and places to… Read More