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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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Experience Refuge Canada at Pier 21: 6 Things You Should See Before It’s Gone

No one wants to be a refugee. Anyone can become one. Come see Refuge Canada, the powerful exhibition that everyone is talking about at Halifax’s Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, and walk the path a refugee might take as they attempt to seek asylum in Canada.

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5 Places to Drink Nova Scotian Cider in Halifax

Move over beer, there’s a new drink in town! Cider has been having a moment the last couple of years, and luckily for us, it’s led to a boom in local Nova Scotia cider production and even the opening of two new cideries right in the city.

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10 Halifax TripAdvisor Reviews That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

Sit back, relax, and prepare to experience warm and fuzzy feelings as you read some of the sweetest, most heartwarming TripAdvisor reviews of Halifax.

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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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6 Facts About Halifax That Might Surprise You

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

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