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Halifax is an urban community, a port of the Atlantic ocean, and the capital of Nova Scotia. It is the major business centre of Atlantic Canada and features a large concentration of public and private sectors organizations. 

Halifax is the largest urban area in Atlantic Canada with a population of over 430,000. Home to Dalhousie and St Mary's University and the College of Kings, along with the Halifax Citadel National Historic site, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax maintained a long-standing reputation as a cultural generator. 

Halifax is the perfect blend of the 'big city' attitude and 'small town' gratitude. The city hosts a renowned nightlife, affordable housing and a marvelous ocean view, along with a sound music scene, flourishing parks and some of the best seafood in the entire Nation. Come see it for yourself!