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A tall ship ride in magnificent Halifax Harbour is a great way to explore and learn about the city. You also can try whale-watching rides on the coast. (JIM BYERS PHOTO)

Top 5 must-sees in Halifax, Nova Scotia

You’ll find fresh Maritime air, a pretty waterfront and some of the nicest people in Canada in Halifax; the sort of folks who come to a screeching stop in the middle of the road the second a Torontonian puts their foot out to jaywalk. Here are five must-see’s when you’re in Halifax.

<b>Johnny Depp</b><br><b>Aegean Sea island, Greece:</b> Johnny Depp is among the celebrities who are snapping up Greek islands. Depp has reportedly purchased an island in the Aegean Sea for 4.2 million euros. The government of Greece is selling off 50 billion euros in assets as part of a bailout plan - including 1,200 to 6,000 islands. <a href="" target="_blank">Get the full story here</a>. (

Celebrities who own islands

It always seems celebrities have it all – and this list won’t dispute that. Here is a list of celebs who own their own islands.

Francois Pinault. (Reuters photo)

French billionaire to create new Paris museum

French luxury goods magnate Francois Pinault is finally achieving his ambition of opening a museum in Paris to house his vast private art collection a decade after he ditched previous plans over red tape and opened a gallery in Venice instead.

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