"LUNENBURG, NOVA SCOTIA" Top 5 Page for this destination Lunenburg by pieter_jan_v
Lunenburg Travel Guide: 111 reviews and 329 photos
Lunenburg celibrated its 250 year existance in 2003. The town is a UNESCO world heritage site. Lunenburg is located at the Lahave River and has a strong German influence, because after the town was founded by Mi'kmaq natives and Acadians a second wave of foreign protestant settlers came over from Germany, Switserland and the French Montbeliard region.
1 July 1987 Lunenburg was raided by about 100 privateers.
- Pros:Very pitoresque
- Cons:Too many tourists at times
- In a nutshell:History in the living
This town has the settler's atmosphere in every house. It's like being time warped 200 years back. It's a pleasure to... more travel advice
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church dates from 1828. It was founded by the oldest Presbyterian congregation in Canada, that... more travel advice
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