Canada Day 2014 in Halifax started with a grand parade in which a contingent of ‘Mounties’ proudly participated.
After a good night’s sleep in my lodgings near the Halifax train station, I woke up refreshed and ready to celebrate Canada Day as only
I feel such pride and nostalgia when I recall my halcyon days in Halifax.
Haligonians can! In other words, all the stops are pulled out in this fair city to pay tribute to ‘our home and native land’! I had, in fact numerous reasons to feel joyous in the Canadian city that I fondly refer to as my second home.
On Spring Garden Road in downtown Halifax, even pretty planters were adorned with flags for Canada Day.
It was such a thrill to also meet up with a longtime friend, Dr. Peter Wells, a Professor in the International Ocean Institute at Dalhousie University. From 1984 until…