About Halifax, NS

halifax-waterfrontNestled on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, this cosmopolitan port city offers the best of two worlds – a rich history with a close connection to the sea and a vibrant, young culture. As Nova Scotia’s capital, Halifax is the major centre of the Maritimes and is also the largest city east of Quebec City. Halifax is also one of the oldest cities in Canada and provides a blend of history, culture and modern amenities.

The Halifax Lifestyle

The city is always bustling with activities, ranging from entertainment on the boardwalk to sports events to gallery visits and restaurants and cafés. The unique atmosphere is welcoming and inviting. Haligonians enjoy many large city amenities coupled with a small town feel.