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There is information about Lunenburg and area...
There is information about Lunenburg and area here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1iTNvEXWfiMaXIyHRv82AgrNkthPFT0PzDzhZIr7qRgE/edit
More to the point is how tight the jeans are. I...
More to the point is how tight the jeans are. I am of the school that looser pants (maybe even pressed!) are dressier and more flattering. They are at least as comfortable and cost no more.
The places mentioned would all be walkable....
The places mentioned would all be walkable. https://goo.gl/maps/DqPtb4kAJJD2
Our weather has been abnormally hot and humid for...
Our weather has been abnormally hot and humid for weeks. It may stress the trees which is not good for the fall colours. Oct. 8 would normally be the beginning of the peak time so you should see...
If your port is actually Louisbourg and not...
If your port is actually Louisbourg and not Sydney (and being on the Fram it likely is), then yes Fortress Louisboug is the main attraction and because that is shoulder season you should consider...
duplicate post, sorry
duplicate post, sorry
Here is information about Halifax and Sydney...
Here is information about Halifax and Sydney which may be useful to you:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1BjAtDscML-9Ce3VWUUsOrsVhPL7KIxb7Go_9SRi82dE/edit Halifax

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I just copied this information into a document to...
I just copied this information into a document to share. The information is from a few years ago but most still applies.

I highly recommend renting a car and exploring. The document contains a...
If you really want to see Antarctica (and step on...
If you really want to see Antarctica (and step on land) you need an expedition cruise.
https://www.tripadvisor.ca/ShowForum-g1-i12337-Antarctic_Adventures.html
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There are a couple puffin tours in Cape Breton...
There are a couple puffin tours in Cape Breton near Sydney:
https://puffinboattours.com/


https://birdisland.net/

And one from Peggy's Cove near Halifax. http://www.peggyscoveboattours.com/ ...
The second week of October is generally very good...
The second week of October is generally very good in Nova Scotia, but factors such as heat or drought can affect the intensity of the leaves.
Here is some information for cruise visitors to...
Here is some information for cruise visitors to Halifax: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1CmAW3Y2bHLSIFCkzvzOKt82xTYSPr0cuMoNob9JWb1U/edit?usp=sharing
This previous thread includes a map:...
This previous thread includes a map: https://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?p=55659663&highlight=Halifax+HOHO#post55659663

So the map indicates both bus routes stop at or near the pier.
You can definitely rent a car in Halifax and...
You can definitely rent a car in Halifax and Sydney and some companies pick you up at the dock. Here are two informational documents for these ports:
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There are people on Trip Advisor's Air Travel...
There are people on Trip Advisor's Air Travel forum who have good knowledge of such things. Try posting there: https://www.tripadvisor.ca/ShowForum-g1-i10702-Air_Travel.html
Yes, you are best not to convert at all. Credit...
Yes, you are best not to convert at all. Credit cards and ATMs are the way to go.
The only tour companies I have heard about are...
The only tour companies I have heard about are listed here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SHnC1bdaKtBLTr9bcJShb3a0escYZQKLWkZF4seT14I/edit
Thanks for this information which I have added to...
Thanks for this information which I have added to the documents for cruisers in Sydney and Halifax.
There are not often questions about St. John's...
There are not often questions about St. John's here so local people may not see this. Try posting on the Trip Advisor forum for Newfoundland....
Likely what the ship will arrange for you would...
Likely what the ship will arrange for you would be a visa on arrival. That should be good enough but do ask Azamara....
You will not have to parallel park. You would be...
You will not have to parallel park. You would be going outside the cities. There will be lots of easier parking.
I think it is because it is the weekend:...
I think it is because it is the weekend: https://www.enterprise.ca/en/help/faqs/pick-up.html
For Saint John you can rent a car or take an...
For Saint John you can rent a car or take an excursion to the St. Martin area to see the sea caves and experience the tides....
That is very strange that Enterprise says they...
That is very strange that Enterprise says they will not pick you up. Are you sure you contacted the local branch? This post from this year says they did pick people up:...
I have a friend who lives on the Island and she...
I have a friend who lives on the Island and she has been begging me to come see Anne and Gilbert. She says it is excellent. I did a search and here are some reviews and comments.
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