Halifax Essential Info


There is more than one place called Halifax:

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Fun Facts

  1. There are more pubs per capita in Halifax than any other city in Canada
  2. The Halifax-Dartmouth ferry service is the oldest continually operational saltwater ferry service in North America.
  3. Until the mid-1970s, men and women weren’t legally allowed to drink together in public.
  4. The Dalhousie Gazette, established in 1868, is the longest running college newspaper in Canada.
  5. In the 1970s, you couldn’t order alcohol unless you bought food as well.

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