Halifax is an ideal destination for those who need a change of pace, want to relax and have a good time.
Halifax - Good friends and shining memories
Halifax is an ideal destination for those who need a change of pace, want to relax and have a good time. Here you will find first class accommodation, great restaurants, lively entertainment in down town pubs, pleasant society, colourful cultural traditions, good shops and favourable prices. Furthermore, Halifax is a warm and beautiful city with smaller towns and villages on the coast nearby that are enjoyable to visit. It is a good idea to rent a car and go for drive around Nova Scotia.
Good to know
Icelandair flights to Halifax will land at Halifax International Airport which is about 35 km north of Halifax city centre, or a drive of approximately 30-40 minutes.
The currency is the Canadian dollar.
TaxFree; 15% sales tax (HST) is added to almost all goods in Nova Scotia. Foreign visitors can get a refund of the tax in most cases.
Going shopping? Visit Spring Garden Road, Barrington Street, Granville Street and Argyle Street. Also, the Halifax Shopping Centre on Mumford Road, the Park Lane Shopping Centre at Spring Lane Road, the Scotia Square at Duke Street and the Mic Mac Mall at Micmac Boulevard in Dartmouth.