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4 Great Ideas For A Newfoundland Staycation

Summer’s here!

Humpback breaching in Holyrood, animated  Humpback waving its fin in Holyrood, animated  Humpback breaching in Holyrood, animated

That means it’s time to start planning your staycation right here at home. There is plenty to do on the island while getting away from the grind. Take a day-trip to Holyrood – there is plenty to see along the way:

  1. Learn about our fascinating natural history at the Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre.
  2. Bring a picnic or grab a bite to eat at the Station Diner along the Conception Bay South Highway (CBS HWY #60), you can even grab a scoop at Bergs Famous Ice Cream!
  3. Join us for the highlight of your staycation – the kids will love piloting a Remotely Operated Vehicle and looking at the creatures on the sea floor or meeting a real live shark! 
  4. On the way home, stop by Topsail beach for a fire and enjoy the sounds of the ocean.