Nova Scotia (or Nouvelle-Écosse, meaning ‘New Scotland’) is a province located on the southeastern side of its country, Canada. It is a peninsula on the Atlantic with countless inlets, bays and islands offshore — a dreamlike coastline for water sport lovers, popular for kayaking and whale watching on the Bay of Fundy.
The capital, Halifax Regional Municipality (known simply as Halifax), has been recognised for its quality of life, and is an important economic centre in the Atlantic Canada area. Know more and see the amazing sea landscapes and the particularities of the urban areas through the live webcams.
Population: Approximately 950,000
Capital: Halifax Regional Municipality
Other major cities: Cape Breton
Main attractions: Acadian Skies & Mi'kmaq Lands, Cabot Trail, Grand-Pré National Historic Site, Peggy's Cove, Port-Royal National Historic Site, Citadel Hill, Halifax Public Gardens, Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.
Nearest Airports: Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ - Aéroport International Stanfield d'Halifax), Yarmouth Airport (YQI), J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport (YQY).