East Shore travel guide (the Highlands): a hidden gem

East Shore travel guide (the Highlands): a hidden gem

The East Shore/Highlands is one region that is particularly affected by variations of maps of Nova Scotia regions. Sometimes it’s partially combined with the Northern region. Sometimes the eastern half is known as the Eastern Shore and includes lands north of Halifax. For our purposes, we’ll use the map at the right and the purple…

North Shore travel guide: beautiful warm-water beaches

North Shore travel guide: beautiful warm-water beaches

The Northern Shore, also called the Northumberland region, is the land bridge between Nova Scotia and New Brunswick and looks north across the Northumberland Strait to that other maritime vacation favourite: Prince Edward Island. North Shore travel guide: things to do Go to the beach! There’s more warm-water ocean beaches here than anywhere else in…