Found 26 blog entries tagged as Newfoundland.

Nestled on the eastern coast of Canada, St. John's Newfoundland is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered. The city perfectly blends natural beauty, rich history, and vibrant culture, making it a must-visit destination for anyone looking for a unique and unforgettable experience.

Cabot Tower, Signal Hill

Attractions

One of the main attractions of St. John's is its breathtaking natural beauty. The city is surrounded by rugged coastlines, rolling hills, and pristine forests, making it a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers.

One of the best ways to explore the city's natural beauty is by visiting Cabot Tower, a historic tower on Signal Hill. The tower offers panoramic views of the city and the Atlantic Ocean, perfect for a picnic…

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Nestled on the eastern coast of Canada, Newfoundland is a hidden gem that offers a unique and authentic Canadian experience. With its rugged coastline, colourful houses, and friendly locals, Newfoundland is like no other. Whether you're looking for a peaceful retreat or an adventure-packed vacation, this province has something for everyone. This article will explore what makes Newfoundland unique and why it's worth considering as your next destination.

Fogo Island Inn

A Rich Culture and History

Newfoundland has a rich culture and history distinctly different from the rest of Canada. The Vikings settled the province over a thousand years ago, and it has been shaped by the influences of the Irish, English, and French over the centuries. The result…

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Living in the downtown core of St. John's, Newfoundland offers a vibrant and exciting urban experience. With its mix of historic charm, cultural attractions, and convenient amenities, downtown living appeals to many individuals and families. However, like any living arrangement, there are both pros and cons to consider. In this article, we will explore the advantages and disadvantages of residing in the downtown core of St. John's.

Proximity to Amenities

One of the significant advantages of living in St. John's downtown core is the proximity to a wide range of amenities. You'll find a plethora of restaurants, cafes, shops, grocery stores, and other essential services within walking distance. This convenience allows for easy access to daily…

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Buying a home for the first time can be an exciting and overwhelming experience. As a first-time homebuyer, it's essential to be well-prepared and knowledgeable about the process to ensure a smooth and successful transaction. In this article, we will provide valuable tips and guidance to help you navigate the homebuying process with ease.

Assessing Your Financial Situation

Before starting the homebuying process, it's crucial to assess your financial situation. Calculate your monthly income, expenses, and existing debts to determine how much you can comfortably afford to spend on a home.

Setting a Realistic Budget

Based on your financial assessment, set a realistic budget for your home purchase. Consider factors such as down payment,…

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Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial - The caribou mound by Benîot

Today, we remember Newfoundlander's lost in the Battle of Beaumont Hamel.

The Newfoundland Regiment suffered immense casualties during the Battle of Beaumont-Hamel on July 1, 1916. Out of approximately 800 soldiers from Newfoundland who participated in the battle, a mere 68 were present for roll call the following day. This devastating outcome resulted in over 700 soldiers being either killed, wounded, or reported as missing.

Newfoundland Regiment During WW1 http://commons.wikimedia.org/


Read the history of the Battle of Beaumont Hamel


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Welcome to a world of grandeur and luxury! In this blog post, we invite you to indulge your senses and explore a selection of the most remarkable luxury listings currently gracing the real estate market. From sprawling mansions to breathtaking views, these properties redefine opulence and offer a glimpse into a life of sophistication and prestige.

45 Atkins Road (Burnt Island), Conception Bay South (PHOTOS)

One of the most incredible and incomparable real estate opportunities in the Province. 5.6-acre private waterfront estate situated along Conception Bay Beach and Long Pond, Manuels and known since 1886 as "Burnt Island". Historically, issued from the Crown to John Smith, the island has been the property of Ayre and Sons Limited and the…

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CONDO

Short for condominium, is a type of real estate property where individuals own a specific unit within a larger building or complex.

If you're considering an investment that combines convenience, lifestyle, and financial gain, look no further than buying a condo. In this blog post, we'll explore the top reasons why purchasing a condo can be a smart and rewarding investment.

Low-Maintenance Lifestyle

One of the greatest advantages of condo living is the freedom from maintenance hassles. Say goodbye to mowing lawns, shoveling snow, and exterior repairs—condo associations typically handle these tasks, allowing you to enjoy your downtime stress-free. Spend your weekends exploring local attractions or pursuing your hobbies, knowing that…

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The St. John's real estate market offers a diverse range of opportunities for those seeking to buy or sell a home. Whether you're a first-time buyer or an experienced investor, understanding the market trends can help you make informed decisions. In this article, we delve into the St. John's real estate market trends, providing valuable insights into homes for sale, pricing, popular neighborhoods, and more. Let's embark on this journey to discover the hidden gems within the St. John's real estate market.

St. John's Real Estate Market Trends: Insights into Homes for Sale

The St. John's real estate market is a dynamic and ever-evolving landscape. By analyzing current trends, we can gain valuable insights into homes for sale and make informed…

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Newfoundland, the hidden gem off the east coast of Canada, is gaining attention as a promising real estate investment destination. Its breathtaking landscapes, thriving tourism industry, economic growth, and favorable market conditions make it an attractive option for savvy investors. In this article, we will delve into the reasons why Newfoundland real estate is emerging as the next hot investment and why it should be on your radar.

Natural Beauty and Thriving Tourism Industry

Newfoundland's natural beauty is unparalleled, with rugged coastlines, pristine lakes, and majestic mountains. Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, lures nature enthusiasts from around the world. The province's stunning landscapes and unique wildlife…

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St. John's, Newfoundland

This historic and picturesque city on the eastern coast of Canada has a lot to offer, but like any place, it also has its challenges. Here are some pros and cons to consider before making the move to this colorful city.

Pros:

Beautiful scenery: St. John's is surrounded by stunning natural scenery, from the rugged coastline to the colorful houses dotting the hillsides. The city is also home to many parks and green spaces, including Bannerman Park, Bowring Park and the East Coast Trail.

Vibrant culture: St. John's has a lively arts and culture scene, with numerous festivals, events, and galleries throughout the year. The city is particularly known for its vibrant music scene,…

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