Category: Canada

August Hiatus

August Hiatus

Hello all! As you know from my last post, I’ve left New Zealand and am preparing to head back to uni. It’s very exciting, but it’s also a big change. So I’ve decided to take a short break from Nina Out and About. Partially because […]

My 5 Favourite Things to Do in Halifax, Nova Scotia

My 5 Favourite Things to Do in Halifax, Nova Scotia

I have no idea why Halifax isn’t the first place people want to visit in Canada. It’s so much better than Toronto or Ottawa. The people are nicer, the air is cleaner and the food is AMAZING. I couldn’t even feel bad about gaining the […]

What to Eat in Canada: A Comprehensive Guide to Canadian Cuisine

What to Eat in Canada: A Comprehensive Guide to Canadian Cuisine

When you think of Canadian food, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Probably maple syrup. But our cuisine is so much more than that! We have so much variety to offer our visitors, but most never go beyond the souvenir maple syrup. While […]

Toronto Winter Weekend Itinerary

Toronto Winter Weekend Itinerary

Since I’m leaving Toronto (and winter) behind to head to New Zealand tomorrow, I decided to write an itinerary for spending a winter weekend in Toronto. Winter in Toronto is a special time. The city comes alive in the winter with outdoor skating rinks literally […]

Bistro Le Coq: The Best Brunch in Halifax

Bistro Le Coq: The Best Brunch in Halifax

After eating my way around Halifax for four years, I can say for sure that Bistro Le Coq is the best brunch restaurant in the city. Bistro Le Coq a tiny restaurant on Argyle St. that is easily missed. For a year, I walked past it without […]