A little town with lush hills and gingerbread buildings waits for you on the East River of Pictou. New Glasgow offers guests a peek at the pure beauty of Nova Scotia. Originally founded by Scottish immigrants, New Glasgow is now home to wonderful shopping centres, marinas, and restaurants. Are you ready to learn old tricks for having fun in New Glasgow? Expedia is here to shine some light on fun things to see and do during your New Glasgow vacation.
Getting to Know New Glasgow
Feel enveloped by a bustling metropolis by hanging around the business parks and retails spots encompassing Provost Street and Archimedes Street. For juxtaposition, a quick walk in the direction of the downtown’s quaint waterfront will remind you that you’re tucked away in a small town in Nova Scotia. In order to properly explore all the interesting neighborhoods here, many smart travellers choose to rent a car in New Glasgow.
The Weather in New Glasgow
Summers in New Glasgow are pleasantly warm, but it is not uncommon to see a fine mist of diamond-like drops falling from the sky on summer days. Winters here tend to be quite cold and snowy. The sight of fresh, white snow falling over the marina has inspired more than a few clicks of the camera. Fall and spring can be a bit on the chilly side. Of course, a plenitude of hot seafood stews and bone-warming beers make checking into cozy New Glasgow hotels a worthy endeavor during any time of the year.
Top Things to Do in New Glasgow
The heart of the town can be found at the New Glasgow Riverfront. Good food and a healthy buzz of activity are always present near the water. In fact, many of the most popular New Glasgow Nova Scotia hotels are situated within walking distance to boats and anchors. Take time to get acquainted with local art and history at the Crombie House, the Carmichael Stewart House Museum, and the Heritage Painting Gallery. Fancy a little hiking? You can explore the natural wonders found along the Samson Trail, the Pioneer Trail, and the Johnny Miles Memorial Trail. Of course, you can always count on Expedia's discounts to blaze a trail to happy vacation planning for you.
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Are you intrigued by the idea of staying near the riverfront? You’ll be happy to know we’re shattering the rates on rooms at the best hotels in New Glasgow. What’s more, you can now use our all-inclusive offers to combine delightful hotel stays with great deals on New Glasgow flights. Our travel experts are standing by to help you make sure you never overpay for a fun time in Nova Scotia. Book your cheap getaway to New Glasgow using the travel tools on Expedia.ca before these offers roll off the dock.