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Halifax — This colorful Canadian city boasts the pristine beauty you’d expect of Nova Scotia, with lovely nearby beaches and numerous public parks. However, it also touts a nice cultural contrast to Mother Nature’s handiwork with its healthy offering of fine restaurants, museums, art galleries, and more.

Why Go

For the blend of outdoor activities and cosmopolitan living in this San Francisco of the eastern seaboard.

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