BEFORE YOU TRAVEL WE THOUGHT WE WILL GIVE YOU SOME HINTS TO MAKE YOUR TRIP MORE ENJOYABLE.
DO NOT forget your passport you need it to enter if arriving from outside Canada.
Our timezone is one hour ahead if arriving from eastern USA.
BOOK HOTEL AND CAR AND TRANSPORTATION EARLY WE ARE ALWAYS FULL IN THE SUMMER.
Just a reminder to check the dates if you are coming or going on the ferry. A common mistake is made with the date of departure. Remember you need to stay here the night before you get on the ferry. When arriving on ferry make same day reservations.
DO NOT FORGET TO CONFIRM RESERVATIONS 2 TO 3 DAYS BEFORE ARRIVAL TO AVOID ANY MISHAPS.
BRING YOUR VEHICLE OR BOOK FOR A CAR RENTAL FROM ENTERPRISE RENT A CAR. TEL 902 742 55 59
Credit cards have different exchange rates and exchange charges so contact them and find out which is the best credit card to use in Canada.
YOU WILL NEED A WORKING CELL PHONE TO COMMUNICATE AND YOU MUST MAKE ARRANGEMENTS FOR A LONG DISTANCE PLAN TO USE YOUR PHONE INEXPENSIVELY IN NS. Canada. YOU CAN DO THIS BY CONTACTING YOUR PROVIDER CUSTOMER SERVICE BY DIALING 611 FROM YOUR CELL PHONE.
THE SUMMERS ARE NOT HOT AND NOT COOL BUT STILL BRING A LIGHT JACKET OR RAIN JACKET.
ALWAYS A GOOD IDEA TO BUY TRAVEL INSURANCE IT IS NOT EXPENSIVE.
IF YOU HAVE A MEDICAL INSURANCE BRING THE CARD ALONG JUST IN CASE.
IF YOU EXPECT TO ARRIVE AFTER 10 PM YOU MUST LET US KNOW IN ADVANCE TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS.NO NEED IF ON FERRY.
ALWAYS CONFIRM YOUR RESERVATION WITH YOUR HOTELS AND FLIGHTS AND SO ON. THAT IS A GREAT WAY TO CORRECT AND AVOID MISTAKES. IF YOU CANCEL YOU NEED 48 HOURS ADVANCE NOTICE.
When you check in to the hotel, add breakfast if you plan to have it, the price is only 10 per person.
Take the password for the WIFI and if you need a hair dryer or an iron you can find them at the front desk.
We have a wonderful Tourism Bureau with well experienced employees who might have valuable information for you.