Ingonish Beach, Nova Scotia - Anne McKinnell Photography
Ingonish Beach in the Cape Breton Highlands is covered with the most beautiful round pink stones. We had lunch at a beachside grill and spent hours searching for our favourite stone to bring home as a souvenir. It had to be not too big – just big enough to fit in the palm of my […]
Commemorative Church and Statue of Evangeline
Grand Pre Historic Site of Canada was one of the largest Acadian settlements before the Deportation of 6,000 Acadians in 1755.
how to eat like a nova scotian — little gray bird
Every year when I briefly leave Manitoba and head back home to Nova Scotia for vacation I create a laundry list of food I simply must eat while on the east coast. Most Manitobans assume I can't wait to eat Atlantic seafood. This is true, the scallops, lobster, haddock, halibut, clams and mussels are
Canada's unspoiled natural beauty is matched only by its cosmopolitan cities. Divide time here among the magnificent Canadian Rockies, sophisticated Montreal, sprawling Great Lakes, and scenic Vancouver.
Like a fog on the harbour, the mists of time roll back and the Fortress of Louisbourg stands proudly before us. Its very scale gives us pause; no mere fort, our destination is a fortified town, alive with citizens, soldiers and sailors from the four corners of the world.