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Dalvay By the Sea, PEI

Picture Perfect PEI

Feast your eyes on windswept beaches, towering sandstone capes, communities dotted in rolling landscapes, dramatic lighthouses and architecture from a bygone era. These are just a few of the sensational sights you’ll experience when you take a photography tour with Vacations of a Lifetime. Country View Sightseeing Tours Start this … More

Fishies on the Roof, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

Charlottetown’s Top Patios

Because It’s Important to Soak in Every Minute of Summer Patio Time  Embrace the last easy breezy days of summer with our guide to the best patios in Charlottetown. It’s time to get out there, grab a drink, and dine al fresco in these downright amazing Island patios.  Fishies on the Roof There’s … More

Photo by Nick Jay

An Ode to the Ferry

The ferry has been a mainstay of Island life for generations. From its inception in 1941 the ferry has been a favourite mode of transportation for Islanders and visitors alike. But bringing travellers to and from Prince Edward Island is just the beginning. With spectacular sunsets, abundant marine life, the … More

©Tourism PEI Photo by Heather Ogg

Choose Your Own Adventure

Find Your Paradise along the Points East Coastal Drive Whether you’ve just hopped off the ferry for a quick weekend trip or you’re conquering the Island from tip to tip, exploring the Points East Coastal Drive is an experience you’ll immediately fall in love with. Offering up a ‘choose your own adventure’ lineup of possibilities, the drive … More

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Recommended by the Chef

Charlottetown Chefs Reveal Their Favourite Menu Items One of the main reasons many visit Prince Edward Island is to savour the freshest local produce and finest seafood, which has gained national attention. To help you plan your perfect foodie adventure, we checked in with our partners at Murphy Group and their top chefs to reveal … More

Photo by Noreel Asuro

Lobster Eight Ways

Eight Ways to Get Your Lobster Fix Before the Season’s Over The Greek Gods Ichthyocentaurs were a pair of sea gods with the upper body of a male human, the lower front of a horse and the tail of a fish—powerfully adorned with lobster-claw horns. This is how we feel … More

Anne of Green Gables

A Novel Take on PEI

Your Guide to Stepping Inside the World of Anne of Green Gables Before an orphaned red-head even popped into her mind, Lucy Maud Montgomery fell in love with Prince Edward Island and its glorious coast. PEI’s luscious nature, beaches and of course, red dirt provided the perfect backdrop for Montgomery’s … More

The Great George - Photo by Nick Jay

Award Winning PEI

Welcome to our award-winning Island! Between the sunshine of our national parks, the charm and quaintness of our towns and villages and the delicacies of our evening cuisine, Prince Edward Island turns dreams into reality. Check out our award-winning selection of products, places and people who have made waves on our … More

Wheat Fields and Windmills in North Cape, Prince Edward Island

Views Worth Pulling Over For

Explore the Coast of North Cape Coastal Drive PEI’s North Cape Coastal Drive is packed with natural beauty. Spending a day exploring this incredibly scenic area of the Island is an absolute must for any Island vacation. The local tourism authority makes it easy for you with 5 itineraries. Follow along and … More

Photo via The Inn at Bay Fortune

10 Reasons Not to Miss PEI’s Culinary Masterpiece

Make way for the Island’s new culinary gem. While we would expect great things from a restaurant spearheaded by Islander/Celebrity Chef Michael Smith and his wife Chazz Smith, what they have created at the Inn at Bay Fortune is truly revolutionary. They’ve combined a dedication to farming, a respect for the mysterious and magical potential of cooking … More