Here is what you need to do in St. John’s
No one knows for sure how St. John’s got its name, but one of the oldest cities in North America has a long history of welcoming visitors from far and wide. With a notable number of people having descended from Ireland and England, 97 per cent of the population speaks English. (If you’ve ever been to Waterford, Ireland, you’ll recognize the accent.) Curiously, Newfoundland has its own time zone, set on and a half hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time.
Sure Newfoundland is in Canada, but the jet lag can be tough. Here is how to beat it.