The Halifax Explosion occurred on December when much of the city of Halifax in Nova Scotia, Canada, was devastated by the detonation of the SS Mont-Blanc, a French cargo ship that was fully laden with wartime explosives.
Many people don't know that the Titanic victims were picked up by Canadian ships. The majority of the 328 bodies are buried in Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Halifax also has an excellent museum downtown with artifacts from the ship.
The Citadel, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Halifax Citadel National Historic Site is a symbol of Halifax’s role as a principal naval station in the British Empire, which was completed in 1856 and is the fourth in a series of forts on the site.
Landscape architects James Corner Field Operations, architects Diller Scofidio + Renfro and planting designer Piet Oudolf have completed Section 2 of the High Line, a mile-long elevated park on an abandoned railway in New York.