Helen Earley

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Helen is an award-winning freelance travel writer, based in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia. Stay in touch at helenearley.com

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Downtown Different: The Atlantica Hotel in Halifax Nova Scotia

Posted on: April 17, 2015

I didn’t coin the phrase “Downtown Different”. It’s a marketing term used by the Atlantica Hotel in Halifax. But I can’t think of any better way to describe our new favourite family hotel, which is both downtown, different…and great for families. Let’s start with downtown. Located a 15-20 minute stroll away
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Travelling with Kids: 33 Do’s and Don’ts from an Airline Insider

Posted on: January 21, 2015

  As an international flight attendant, I spent 11 years serving families travelling with kids, and I can tell you that some parents are definitely cooler than others when it comes to airline travel. I used to think it was all down to travel experience, but now that I am
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Where we Take our Out of Towners in Halifax

Posted on: December 19, 2014

When out of towners come to Halifax, we always give them a warm welcome, and we’re never short on ideas of where to go, even in the winter.  Although Nova Scotia is full of beautiful beaches, lakes and trails, many of the top tourist attractions are right downtown- totally accessible by
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Winter Magic at Nova Scotia’s White Point Beach Resort

Posted on: December 5, 2014

The early morning Atlantic Ocean shimmers like a trillion tiny diamonds as I push our stroller toward the magnificent main lodge at White Point Beach Resort on Nova Scotia’s South Shore. The air is cold, the sun is bright. Pure, beautiful winter magic. My gaze is drawn to what looks like
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