FoundLocally provides travel information for Halifax and area attractions, accommodations, or city maps, as well as get-away travel from Halifax.

Halifax is nestled at the eastern coastline of Nova Scotia (about midway between Canso and Yarmouth). The city is located at 44 degrees north and 63 degrees west and uses Atlantic Standard Time (an hour east of Toronto or New York) and has the world's second largest harbour, after Sydney, Australia. Visit our sister site, TransCanadaHighway.com, for coast-to-coast travel info.

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Halifax Accommodation

Here are some featured hotels, motels, long-term rentals, lodges/cottages, and campgrounds in the Halifax area:

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view listing for Coastal Inn Antigonish, Nova ScotiaAccommodationCoastal Inn Antigonish, Nova Scotia

We have 35 air conditioned drive-up units, beautifully decorated, 2 level family units available (it's like having 2 rooms for the price of one).We also have economical, clean, single rooms

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view listing for Travelodge Suites DartmouthAccommodationTravelodge Suites Dartmouth

AAA 2 diamonds inn with country decor, close to Burnside Industrial Park, 10 minutes from Mic Mac Mall. Complimentary continental breakfast and 24 hour, coffee, tea, candy and cookies.

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view listing for SeaWatch Bed & BreakfastAccommodationSeaWatch Bed & Breakfast

Ocean front, unique nautical decor, private suites, ensuite, whales, kitchenette, private entrance, deck, 15 min from downtown Hfx, 45 from airport, York Redoubt, Yaucht Clubs,

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view listing for Delta HalifaxAccommodationDelta Halifax

The 296 rooms hotel has the most harbour view rooms in the city, and has a business centre, meeting rooms, health club, pool/sauna/spa, massage. Rooms have internet hookup, pets okay, minibar, movie channels.

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view listing for Coastal Inn, Dartmouth, Nova ScotiaAccommodationCoastal Inn, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Centrally located on the Dartmouth side of Halifax Harbour. Fast, easy access to Burnside and Bayers Lake Business Parks, Mic Mac Mall, the new Dartmouth Crossing and downtown Halifax

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Halifax Attractions

Here are some featured local attractions, museums, historical sites, and festivals:

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view listing for L'Acadie VineyardsAttractionL'Acadie Vineyards

This region had great potential for crafting sparkling wine and in 2008, released the first traditional method sparkling wine in Nova Scotia. Since then, received many national and international accolades

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view listing for ViewFinders International Film Festival for YouthAttractionViewFinders International Film Festival for Youth

ViewFinders is a five-day celebration of film, video and media geared towards youth ages 3-18.

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view listing for Alderney LandingAttractionAlderney Landing

"Alderney Landing promotes community and cultural programming and is recognized as a unique destination and venue for business, arts and entertainment in Nova Scotia."

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view listing for Paddy's Brewpub AttractionPaddy's Brewpub

Paddy's always has something special to offer. Seasonal ales from Blueberry ale to Hefeweizen to Honey Ale. Ask about our latest brew.

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view listing for Downeast Beer FactoryAttractionDowneast Beer Factory

While assembling our brewery, we searched high and low for high quality, and highly efficient, equipment to maximize flavour and efficiency.

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Travel Services

Here are some featured travel agencies, trnapsortation and attractions:

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view listing for Avis Rent A CarTravel ServiceAvis Rent A Car

You get "we Try Harder" service at over 4,400 Avis Rent A Car Locations worldwide.

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view listing for Enterprise Rent-A-CarTravel ServiceEnterprise Rent-A-Car

Unlike other rental car companies, Enterprise focuses on neighborhood markets. We specialize in renting to people who need a temporary replacement car or a vehicle for a special occasion.

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view listing for Enterprise Rent-A-Car - AmherstTravel ServiceEnterprise Rent-A-Car - Amherst

Unlike other rental car companies, Enterprise focuses on neighborhood markets. We specialize in renting to people who need a temporary replacement car or a vehicle for a special occasion.

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view listing for National Car and Truck RentalTravel ServiceNational Car and Truck Rental

National Car Rental operates in over 3,000 locations, and operates over 275,000 quality vehicles that serve over 15 million business & leisure travelers annually.

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view listing for Barney's River Fire Hall (Acadian Bus Depot)Travel ServiceBarney's River Fire Hall (Acadian Bus Depot)

The bus is an excellent solution for making the most of your time! No need to book ahead, no need to show up hours ahead of time. And the schedule allows for tremendous flexibility: there are departures every day & even every hour for certain routes

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Halifax Intown Attractions

Ramparts at Halifax Citadel

There is lots to see and do around Halifax in the city. Take a tour of the city's waterfront, either from land or by boat. You can visit a museums including the Halifax Citadel, lots of Old English gardens, parks and waterfront greenspace, and activities and sports to keep anybody busy (and happy). We even have a page that has tips on hundreds of things to do with kids.


Halifax Nearby Towns & Attractions

Of there's more to Nova Scotia than Halifax. Head into the nearby countryside and experience Acadian and Scottish charm. Nova Scotia combines thee hundred years of history and culture, with spectacular landscapes where rugged rock meets lake & sea, where clear blue sky meets fertile farmland, and where 50 foot Fundy tides scour the rocks and feed millions of fish and hundreds of whales. Or head north to ecplore the Cabot Trail on scenic Cape Breton.


Halifax Accommodation

The waterfront casino

There are many accommodation options in the area, from first class hotels, to motels, beds & breakfast, long-term accommodation, wilderness lodges and camping.


Away: Travelling Out of Town

We even have lots of tips for getting away, including other countries' Online Travel Offices, links to travel guidebooks' web sites. We even have links to sites that can help you plan a honeymoon, eloped wedding, or romantic getaway. To round things out we have information about Canada & US Customs, a listing of Canadian embassies and consulates around the world, and an overview of our airport(s) and links to airports around the world (so you can check what to do during connections between flights)


Sustainable Travel & Eco-Tourism

Going Green: Eco-friendly content!

We recogize that travel inherently uses a lot of energy and a lot of resources, since it involves moving us (and our luggage) large distances around the world. Here are a number of suggestions for reducing our impact as well as our "carbon footprint".


Travel Feature

For those travelling between Canada & the US, those entering (or re-entering) the U.S.A. BY AIR are required to present a valid passport, Air NEXUS card, or U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Document. As of January 31, 2008, these rules include those entering the USA BY LAND OR SEA.

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