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25 Reasons Why You Should Absolutely Visit The Maritimes This Summer

Natural East Coast beauty + lobster = book a ticket.

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1. Because you can see horses in windswept fields.

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Just chillin, being majestic.

2. And incredible rock formations at the Hopewell Rocks.

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Go at low-tide to literally walk on the ocean floor.

3. Because you can immerse yourself in Acadien history at Village Historique Acadien.

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And maybe have the cutest family photo-shoot.

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4. Because they don't make sunsets like this just anywhere.

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It's almost too much beauty for the eyes to handle.

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You might need shades.

5. Because the wildflowers are lovely.

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6. Because you can visit quaint and colourful Lunenburg.

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And soak up the history at this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

7. Because you can take a romantic stroll along the Sydney boardwalk.

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Time it perfectly to a stunning sunset for maximum romance.

8. Because there are rustic lighthouses dotting the coastline.

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Postcard-perfect.

9. Because you can get your Anne of Green Gables on in P.E.I.

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Bonus points if you wear the hat.

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10. Because you can actually visit the Green Gables house that inspired the setting in the famous books.

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While wearing your Anne of Green Gables hat, of course.

11. Because there are gorgeous hiking trails.

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Just hiking along and then BOOM. Breathtaking waterfall.

12. And a stunning country landscape.

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Complete with Top Model-ready livestock.

Fierce, Cow. FIERCE.

13. Because you can sail a ship.*

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*Maybe

**Actually, always check with a ship's owner before you try to sail it.

Oh, and it's advisable to actually know how to sail a ship before taking the wheel.

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14. Because some of the most beautiful beaches in Canada can be found in the Maritimes.

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So have yourself a #beachday. Or 2. Or 7. FINE. Spend ALL SUMMER at the beach.

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17. Lobster in a roll WITH fries.

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Though you probably won't eat the fries.

18. Lobster in your grilled cheese.

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21. Lobster in cups.

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You know...just for a snack. A snack cup. Of lobster. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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