Truro is about 90 miles (145 kilometers) from Moncton, a a well-known city in Canada.
To understand why so many travelers favor Nova Scotia as a place to holiday, make sure you and your family allow some time to hit the road and explore the wider region. If you're looking for other places to check out, you'll find Shubenacadie, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north, and Wentworth 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast.
When you come to Truro, make a day trip to Dartmouth. Approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the south, this regional city is where you'll find Mic Mac Mall, Dartmouth Crossing and Alderney Landing. Dartmouth Heritage Museum and Dartmouth Sportsplex are also good places to head to.
For a window into local culture, make a beeline for Nova Scotia's history museums, nature museums and theaters. Whatever your beliefs, visitors are sure to find a little enlightenment in Nova Scotia's churches and other places of worship.
Take a break from sightseeing and cool off with a spot of boating or sailing. There are times when the best way to get a feel for a place is by using the knowledge of the locals. The Nova Scotia offers a range of culinary tours, city walking tours and guided nature walks.
Truro is an amazingly beautiful place that will occupy a special corner of your heart for years and years to come.