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Nova Scotia: Tourism & Recreation  Student Centre

Web Links

Here are some Web sites to help you with your research.

Web Activity

Here is an activity to help you gather information from one of the Web sites:

?_Geography Nova Scotia Vacation




Web Links

Lighthouses of Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia's lighthouses are popular tourist attractions. Click on some of the photos marked "Feature Page" to learn more about the history of each lighthouse. You'll find that Nova Scotia's lighthouses come in many different shapes and sizes!

Explore Nova Scotia

Visit Nova Scotia's tourism Web site to get a taste of the many interesting places and activities for tourists. Click on links to explore your options-everything from museums to hiking trails!





Web Activity

?_Geography Nova Scotia Vacation

1. Visit the Explore Nova Scotia Web site to start your vacation planning! Click on

    the links to learn about the various things tourists can do in Nova Scotia.

2. Choose four things you would like to do in Nova Scotia. These might include

    places to visit or activities such as hiking.

3. Create a chart to record and give information about your choices. Click here to

    download a worksheet to gather your information.

4. Compare your chart with the charts two or three of your classmates made. Talk

    about the different kinds of activities and places to visit you listed on your charts.

   Write a brief paragraph explaining why you think tourism is such a successful

    industry in Nova Scotia.