Yarmouth in Nova Scotia is home to around 8,000 people.
Halifax, the provincial capital, is situated about 140 miles (225 kilometers) northeast of Yarmouth, while Bangor is 150 miles (241 kilometers) to the northwest.
If you need a break from the great outdoors pack your sense of wonder and visit the Firefighters' Museum and the Yarmouth County Museum, two of the most visited museums in Yarmouth. Follow a local guide or take a self-guided tour, view the exhibits or just relax in the contemplative stillness.
There’s no excuse not to work on your game when travelling in Yarmouth; visit Yarmouth Golf and Curling Club, home to the most challenging fairways in the area. Hire a set of clubs from the pro shop and tee off, then finish the day in the clubhouse sharing stories with friendly locals.
Frost Park is among the most loved parks and gardens around the city. It is a peaceful place where families, students, office workers and the elderly come to take time out from a busy world.
If you’ve still got time to spare after visiting all the great attractions in Yarmouth, make sure you head over to the Cape Forchu Lightstation.