Halifax, Nova Scotia 16 - 20 July

Exciting. Eclectic. Romantic. Just some of the words which describe the Halifax waterfront and a city with so may historic places in its busy downtown area.

Halifax is the gateway to Atlantic Canada and has flourished as a prominent port situated on the world's second largest natural harbour which today plays host to tall ships, port and cruise ship traffic from regional, national and international destinations

Having hosted Tall Ships gatherings four times in more than two decades, Nova Scotia is no stranger to the hundreds of thousands of people who come to see the international display. There are few places in the world that provide a better backdrop for these majestic ships than Halifax harbour.

Ships from around the world will join many of Canada's finest sailing vessels to form the international gathering of world-class Tall Ships in Halifax from 16 - 20 July 2009.

Cross the gangways of these majestic vessels and enjoy the view from the bow. Relax, have a bite to eat while listening to some of the finest entertainment in Nova Scotia. Bring your family and friends and plan your vacation now to experience Tall Ships Nova Scotia Festival 2009.

Halifax will surprise and delight you - come immerse yourself in a city renowned for its seafaring history and hospitality. See you soon.


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