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6 Days | 5 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
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Start of Program
Jul 14, 2013
Arrivals in the afternoon. Check-in after 4:00 p.m.at the hotel. Welcome dinner at the hotel at 5 p.m.
You will be staying at the Holiday Inn - Harbourview that night.
Location: Halifax, NS
Nearest city or town: Truro
Nearest highway: 102
Nearest airport: Halifax International Airport

End of Program
Jul 19, 2013
Coach transfer to Halifax International Airport; approximate arrival 12:00 noon.
You will be staying at the The Sunshine Inn the night before.
Location: Halifax, NS
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Holiday Inn Hotel in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, a 100% non-smoking facility, features superior service, the area's premier conference facilities and the best views of Halifax Harbour.

Contact info:
101 Wyse Road
Dartmouth, NS B3A 1L9 Canada
phone: 902-463-1100
web: www.hiharbourview.ca/halifax-hotels/

Room amenities: Complimentary high speed Internet, 2 telephones, key card system for security, coffee maker, iron/ironing board, cable TV, hair dryer, vanity mirror, individual climate control, private bath with full size tub, shower and sink.

Facility amenities: Health & Fitness Center (On-Site), Housekeeping & Laundry Services, Travel Services, Hotel Shops, Business Services, and Public Space Data Services

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact hotel for rates.
Please call hotel directly for rates & availability and to make reservations.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Motel

Description: The Tourism Ambassador Winning Motel is situated on Hwy. 2 adjacent to a 40 acre lake in scenic countryside which affords an opportunity to fish or hike over 68 acres of open fields and woodland.

Contact info:
4487 Highway 2
Parrsboro, NS B0M 1S0 Canada
phone: 902-254-3135
web: www.thesunshineinn.net/

Room amenities: Private bath, television, radio/alarm clock, small refrigerator

Facility amenities: Restaurant on site, 11 rooms/1 floor. currency exchange, gift shop,beach, fishing

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights after: Contact hotel for rates.
Please contact hotel to make arrangements in advance if you wish to stay on in Parrsboro after the program ends.

Check out time: 11:00 PM

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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips


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