Nova Scotia is located on Canada’s east coast.  It’s largest city, Halifax, is the gateway to both the province and surrounding area. Prior to commercial flights becoming the norm, virtually all immigrants to Canada came through the port of Halifax. Today their story is told at the city’s Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, which is well worth a visit.

Thought by many to be either the first or certainly one of the first European settlements in North America, today Nova Scotia has a rich and diverse offering spanning outdoor adventure, cultural travel and outstanding culinary experiences.

Tourism Nova Scotia and its long-time partner The Independent Traveller are pleased to offer the chance to win a 7 day holiday in Nova Scotia this summer. All you have to do to enter the draw is provide your details and answer the qualifying question.

The prize which is for 2 people is highlighted below;

Day 1 Travel from London Heathrow on Air Canada to Halifax, transfer to your downtown hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.

Day 2 Time to take in all that Halifax has to offer including the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 and the city’s bustling waterfront. In the evening why not visit one of the lively pubs.

Day 3 Pick up your hire car and drive to Peggy’s Cove to see its iconic lighthouse and then on to the historic fishing town of Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Day 4 Drive across the province via the beautiful Kejimikujik National Park and National Historic Site to the Digby area. Digby, famous for its scallops and whale watching, is situated on the Bay of Fundy with the largest tidal reach in the world at 53 feet.

Day 5 Drive through the scenic Annapolis Valley, abundant with fruit and vegetables, via Wolfville to Truro.  Enroute take some time to visit Annapolis Royal and the Habitation at the Port-Royal National Historic Site, one of the first European settlements in North America.

Day 6 and 7 Continue to Cape Breton and travel the iconic Cabot Trail, a stunning coastal drive acknowledged as one of the best in North America. There is lots to see and enjoy, including The Fortress of Louisbourg and the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Sites.

Day 8 Today you return to Halifax, the provincial capital, for your late evening return flight with Air Canada to London Heathrow.

How to Enter

To be in with a chance of winning this fantastic prize, simply answer the following question:

Question: Nova Scotia is located on which Canadian coast?

A) North

B) West

C) East

Enter your answer and fill in your details in the panel opposite. Closing date is 1st April 2018. The winner will be the first correct entry drawn at random after the competition closes.

Terms & Conditions

  1. This competition is open to residents of the UK, aged 21 years or over, except employees of TLM Media Ltd, Tourism Nova Scotia and The Independent Traveller, their families, agents or anyone else professionally associated with the competition.
  2. Details of how to enter form part of the terms and conditions. It is a condition of entry that all rules are accepted as final and that the competitor agrees to abide by these Terms & Conditions. The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  3. Entries must be submitted via the tlm website (www.tlm-magazine.co.uk) and entry is restricted to one per person. Late, illegible, incomplete or corrupt entries will not be accepted. No responsibility can be accepted for lost entries and proof of transmission will not be accepted as proof of receipt. The winner will be drawn at random from all correct entries received by the closing date. 
  4. All entries must be received by midnight on Sunday, 1st April, 2018.
  5. The winner will be notified within seven days of the closing date of the competition.
  6. The prize as described is available on the date of publication.
  7. The prize is to win a 7 day holiday in Nova Scotia as in the details above. The prize is NOT transferable, NOT refundable & there’s NO cash alternative.
  8. There are some restrictions to the dates of travel.
  9. This competition prize is offered by Tourism Nova Scotia and The Independent Traveller, TLM Media have no liability for this competition.
  10. The winner may be required to participate in publicity.
  11. Events may occur that render the competition itself or the awarding of the prize impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the Promoter and accordingly the Promoter may at its absolute discretion vary or amend the promotion and the entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to the Promoter as a result thereof.
  12. English law applies and the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts shall prevail.