365 Canadian Sights | Day 316: Fisherman’s Cove

The Maritime’s roots in fishing and the ocean have been kept alive in this little community. Restored in the min-90s to a traditional (but cared for) state, Fisherman’s Cove is a little piece of Halifax’s heritage, with a boardwalk, docks and shops hanging on to the rocks and ever-changing tide. The structures on pilings and… Read More 365 Canadian Sights | Day 316: Fisherman’s Cove

365 Canadian Sights | Day 310: St. George’s (Round) Church

Built to be a stand out in Halifax back when it was a smaller town, this church has a royal heritage. Its precise design history is unknown, but it’s related to Prince Edward (Queen Victoria’s father). He was stationed in Halifax prior to 1800 and decided the city needed something a little nicer, architecture-wise. One… Read More 365 Canadian Sights | Day 310: St. George’s (Round) Church

365 Canadian Sights | Day 74: Cityscapes Week – Halifax across the harbour

Not every city with a great cityscape or skyline has to be a metropolis. We’ve done four of the biggest cities in the country, and while Halifax is no slouch, it’s not in the same category. Despite this, it puts up a good look. Halifax is one of Canada’s oldest cities, with one of the… Read More 365 Canadian Sights | Day 74: Cityscapes Week – Halifax across the harbour

365 Canadian Sights | Day 61: Libraries Week – Halifax Central Library

One of the great things about the newer library buildings, as well, is since they’re multi-purpose with fairly flexible usage, there can be a lot of creativity when they get built. Another pretty new project (opened in 2014), the Halifax Central Library is another steel and glass cube piece of work. For me, that works.… Read More 365 Canadian Sights | Day 61: Libraries Week – Halifax Central Library