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Experience Halifax like a local.

The Halifax Sociable Blog is the best source for an insider’s view of the Halifax region!

Written by Haligonian bloggers, we share tips, tricks, local favourites, hidden gems, fun facts, things to do, festivals and events, plus travel inspiration and so much more to help you get to know our city and make the most of your visit!

5 Instagrammable Places to Stay in Halifax

These accommodations are sure to have your followers double tapping!

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Barrington Steakhouse & Oyster Bar

Discover why the Barrington uses irons as decor, what it takes to curate a great wine list, and where to find the most secluded patio in Halifax.

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5 Can’t-Miss Comedy Shows Hitting Last Laugh Comedy Club in Halifax This Fall

Halifax’s new pop-up comedy club is back this fall with a killer new lineup! Get out your calendar and mark the dates – you won’t want to miss these 5 fall shows at Last Laugh Comedy Club.

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10 Little-Known Facts About Maud Lewis’ Art

In celebration of Nova Scotian artist, Maud Lewis making it to the big screen, we’re sharing 10 interesting facts about her art work progression to becoming one of Canada’s most famous folk-artists.

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Getting to Dartmouth from Downtown Halifax

Situated across the harbour from Downtown Halifax, Dartmouth shares its cosmopolitan feel and east coast vibe, but with a charm all in its own.

Find out how to get over to Dartmouth and explore!

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6 Facts About Halifax That Might Surprise You

Think you have a solid grasp on Halifax-life? Think again!

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Top 5 Hikes In The Halifax Region – Part 1

No matter what kind of hiking you want to do, throw on some layers to keep you warm, grab some snacks and enjoy the scenic trails of Halifax!

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