St. John's

St. John's

  • By Thomas M
  • Destinations
  • 24.06.2016

A visit to Canada would not be complete without a stop to St. Johns.  A family friendly vacation stop, there is things for everyone to do, day and night. With a bustling city during the day and awesome nightlife there is abundance of fun to be had.
For outdoor family adventure take in one of the many parks. There are awesome views and awesome animals. Not many places in the world can you see an actual moose! Rennie’s river trail is a good place to take in an easy hike. You will see everything from how the locals live to many historical sights and the local wildlife. If you are looking for a more challenging hike you might try the North Head Trail.
To enjoy the city most, take in one of many cultural or historical locations. Visit one of the historic lighthouses or visit the Railway Coastal Museum. There are also numerous tours available so you can take in everything from the maritime history to tours of the local attractions, a good way not to miss anything!  There are many local churches to view; many of them are very old. Take in the awesome architecture, built without the advantage of modern machinery.
If you are looking to shop while you are at St. Johns, you won’t be disappointed. The Avalon Mall offers hundreds of stores, a food court and a movie theater. Downtown offers many gift shops and specialty shops.  
Meal time in St. Johns is a definite treat. There are many pubs, which are good for daytime family meals as well as a source of fun nightlife. Take in French cuisine and all the unique flavors that are offered.
Above all, have fun and stay safe!