Did You Know?

Did you know that Nova Scotia is a major producer of seafood, particularly lobster? The province's coastal waters are rich in seafood, making Nova Scotia renowned for its fresh and delicious seafood dishes. Lobster fishing is a vital industry, and visitors can indulge in mouthwatering lobster feasts.

Did you know that Nova Scotia is known for its picturesque coastal scenery and charming fishing villages? The province is dotted with idyllic coastal communities, such as Peggy's Cove, Lunenburg, and Cape Breton Island's Cabot Trail. These areas offer stunning vistas, rugged cliffs, and a glimpse into the region's maritime heritage.

Did you know that Nova Scotia is home to the Bay of Fundy, which has the highest tides in the world? The Bay of Fundy experiences tidal ranges that can exceed 16 meters (52 feet), creating a fascinating natural phenomenon. Visitors can witness the dramatic tide changes and explore the unique coastal landscapes.

Did you know that Nova Scotia has a rich history in relation to the Titanic? Halifax, the capital of Nova Scotia, played a significant role in the aftermath of the Titanic tragedy in 1912. Many of the victims and survivors were brought to Halifax, and several cemeteries in the city are the final resting places of Titanic passengers.

Did you know that Nova Scotia is a peninsula located on the eastern coast of Canada? It is one of the Maritime provinces and is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean. Nova Scotia's name means "New Scotland" in Latin, reflecting its Scottish heritage.

Explore The Picturesque Seaside Town Of Yarmouth

Situated on the middle of three forks of rocky land that jut into the Atlantic Oceans sits Yarmouth, Nova Scotia a place that tourists often miss… And shouldn’t. Because Yarmouth is located at the very southwestern tip of the mainland, and is about 3-1/2 hours by car from Halifax (the railway lines were removed a few decades ago), some people do not realize it’s even there, or if they do, just how worth a visit it is.

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Telephone: +1 902-742-2518

Website: www.cityofyarmouth.ca