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Return to Halifax

Jennifer Allford reflects on a maritime blend of old and new

- April 21, 2015
As the plane starts its descent into Halifax, my seat mate and I put down our books and start chatting. By the time we land in her hometown, she insists that her sister will… Read More [+]
ORCA

Orca Camp, Canada-style

From killer whales to kayaking to the Wobbly Bear Spa

- April 17, 2015
Before you ask, the answer is yes. When you’re bobbing vulnerably in a sea kayak with an eager pod of the world’s most powerful apex predators heading in your direction, yes, you do wonder if… Read More [+]

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