GO2 NOVA SCOTIA
An excellent touring map of Nova Scotia divides the region into a number of drives, and the Lighthouse Route is easily accessed from Halifax Airport or the city itself. Maps can be requested. novascotia.com White Point Beach Resort offers a wide range of accommodation types, including rooms, cabins and homes. See whitepoint.com For beautifully fitted rooms in a historic setting and building, try The Mariner King Inn, Lunenburg. See marinerking.com The Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic at Lunenburg has a trawler and schooner open for boarding, offering wonderful insights into the working lives of Nova Scotian fishermen.
A walking tour of Lunenburg provides a quick introduction to the town’s rich architectural history. lunenburgwalkingtours.com Be sure also to stop at Mahone Bay, a village busy with festival life, including the entertaining Scarecrow Festival held in October.