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Canada Travel: The serenity—and quirks—of Annapolis Royal in Nova Scotia

Canada Travel: The serenity—and quirks—of Annapolis Royal in Nova Scotia

Annapolis Royal is a history town in Nova Scotia that's filled with fun things to do and interesting characters.

Annapolis Valley Nova Scotia | Pictures of the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia | Nova Scotia Photo ...

Annapolis Valley Nova Scotia | Pictures of the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia | Nova Scotia Photo ...

Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada | Fort Anne is a four-star fort built to protect the harbour of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. The fort repelled all French attacks during the early stages of King George's War. Now designated a National Historic Site of Canada, it is managed by Parks Canada. A 1/2 km trail runs along the fort's earthen walls, and provides a view of the Annapolis River and basin. Wikipedia

Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada | Fort Anne is a four-star fort built to protect the harbour of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. The fort repelled all French attacks during the early stages of King George's War. Now designated a National Historic Site of Canada, it is managed by Parks Canada. A 1/2 km trail runs along the fort's earthen walls, and provides a view of the Annapolis River and basin. Wikipedia

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. - In 1710 the British defeated the French and changed the name of the town from Port Royal to Annapolis Royal in honour of Queen Anne.  Fort Anne National Historic Site (pictured) is one of today's main attractions.

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. - In 1710 the British defeated the French and changed the name of the town from Port Royal to Annapolis Royal in honour of Queen Anne. Fort Anne National Historic Site (pictured) is one of today's main attractions.

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia Travel and Tourism Information - Annapolis Royal

Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia Travel and Tourism Information - Annapolis Royal

One of my favourite views: looking out toward Granville, Nova Scotia from the Annapolis Royal boardwalk along the Annapolis River. Man, I miss home sometimes.

One of my favourite views: looking out toward Granville, Nova Scotia from the Annapolis Royal boardwalk along the Annapolis River. Man, I miss home sometimes.

Fort Anne National Historic Site of Canada in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. Love the rolling hills complete with stairs.

Fort Anne National Historic Site of Canada in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. Love the rolling hills complete with stairs.

Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada | Fort Anne is a four-star fort built to protect the harbour of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. The fort repelled all French attacks during the early stages of King George's War. Now designated a National Historic Site of Canada, it is managed by Parks Canada. A 1/2 km trail runs along the fort's earthen walls, and provides a view of the Annapolis River and basin. Wikipedia

Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada | Fort Anne is a four-star fort built to protect the harbour of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. The fort repelled all French attacks during the early stages of King George's War. Now designated a National Historic Site of Canada, it is managed by Parks Canada. A 1/2 km trail runs along the fort's earthen walls, and provides a view of the Annapolis River and basin. Wikipedia

Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada | Fort Anne is a four-star fort built to protect the harbour of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. The fort repelled all French attacks during the early stages of King George's War. Now designated a National Historic Site of Canada, it is managed by Parks Canada. A 1/2 km trail runs along the fort's earthen walls, and provides a view of the Annapolis River and basin. Wikipedia

Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada | Fort Anne is a four-star fort built to protect the harbour of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. The fort repelled all French attacks during the early stages of King George's War. Now designated a National Historic Site of Canada, it is managed by Parks Canada. A 1/2 km trail runs along the fort's earthen walls, and provides a view of the Annapolis River and basin. Wikipedia

The Old Sally Port - Fort Anne National Historic Site of Canada is Canada's oldest - a present day reminder of a time when conflict between Europe's empire builders was acted out on the shores of the Annapolis River. It offers a sweeping view of the beautiful Annapolis Basin from the centre of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. Museum exhibits highlight the history of the fort. Images By Rediscovering Canada.

The Old Sally Port - Fort Anne National Historic Site of Canada is Canada's oldest - a present day reminder of a time when conflict between Europe's empire builders was acted out on the shores of the Annapolis River. It offers a sweeping view of the beautiful Annapolis Basin from the centre of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. Museum exhibits highlight the history of the fort. Images By Rediscovering Canada.

Fort Anne, Nova Scotia,  (the ramparts)

Fort Anne, Nova Scotia, (the ramparts)

historic fort anne old cannon and Annapolis river

Nova Scotia Attractions visit historic Fort Anne

historic fort anne old cannon and Annapolis river

Annapolis Royal is a small Canadian town located in the western part of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, and was known as Port Royal until the Conquest of Acadia in 1710 by Britain.

Annapolis Royal is a small Canadian town located in the western part of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, and was known as Port Royal until the Conquest of Acadia in 1710 by Britain.

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada