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Antigonish, Nova Scotia
On the drive to Cape Breton, you’ll pass through just one sizable town between New Glasgow and the Canso Causeway — Antigonish. It’s a college town, that’s home to St. Francis Xavier University, and it has a nice downtown that’s worth walking around. That’s what I did. Antigonish is located just north of Trans Canada Highway 104. It’s about 213 kilometers from Halifax. I spent a little while walking around downtown Antigonish. As is common with most small towns in the northeast, there’s a church with a steeple. This one appears to have a clock, too, but it wasn’t long …