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West Point Lighthouse, PEI

PEI’s Must See Lighthouses

The lighthouses of Prince Edward Island are some of the Island’s most beloved landmarks. Along our 1,100km of coastline, dozens of them can be found dotting the bright red cliffs. They symbolize strength in the face of adversity and finding direction in challenging times. Surrounded by wild waters and windswept cliffs, their light has been a … More

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 easy breezy days of summer with our guide to the best patios in Charlottetown. Soon it will be time to get out there, grab a drink, and dine al fresco in these downright amazing Island patios.  Fishies on the Roof … More

Photo by Nick Jay

Top 16 Photos of 2016

From glistening snow over windswept beaches, to quaint seaside fishing towns and the most vibrant colours of fall, there is so much beauty to be found in a year on PEI. With so many amazing Prince Edward Island memories shared with us, these are our top 16 photos of 2016. Nothing to see here! Just … More

Photo via PEI Potato Board

Famous PEI Potato Pie Recipe

It’s that time of year when you get to pull out your most-loved recipes and dig into some comfort food! The Prince Edward Island Preserve Company‘s Potato Pie is the perfect dish to add to your rotation and will quickly become a family favourite. This potato pie is layered with PEI potatoes, COWS … More

Preserve Company, Prince Edward Island

A Little Piece of the Island

With so many beautiful items being made right here on PEI, giving the gift of the Island has never been easier. Even if you ‘come from away’ you can still make sure your friends and family find a little piece of the Island under the tree! To help you find the perfect … More

Photo by Amir Golbazi

The Unexpected Beauty of a PEI November

Traditionally November is a time for slowing down, the days become shorter while the nights grow longer and the beautiful colours of October are all but gone. But even as the air turns crisper and the last of the leaves fall, photographers always find so much beauty in these cooler moments. With so much Island … More