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Solent Richard September 23rd, 2013 02:58 AM

One way to do Halifax
 
At the end of a pleasant visit to the New Forest earlier this month my wife and I took up our usual position on the Solent to watch whatever cruise ships were sailing early evening from Southampton.

On this particular evening one ship was P&O's Aurora, a ship we have sailed around the world with.

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On returning home I checked her destination and was pleased to note she was crossing the Atlantic to cruise along the United States and Canadian East Coasts: a cruise my wife and I took on board Queen Mary 2 not so long ago.

One of the ports of call was Halifax, Nova Scotia. I have recently updated my review of that port of call and thought members may like to see just what can be achieved in a day...


First we visited the Fairview Lawn 'Titanic' Cemetery...

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The full review with lots more photographs and includes Peggy's Cove, is at my blog...


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