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Snapshots from the Sea

Why Lobster Fishermen Have the Best Job in the World Prince Edward Island has a reputation for having the finest lobster in the world. As any local or visitor can tell you, there’s nothing better than enjoying the bounty of a lobster fisherman’s labours. Passed down from generation to generation, the fishing industry on … More

COWS Ice Cream, Prince Edward Island

5 Must Try Ice Cream Flavours

If you were to ask any PEI native where to find the best ice cream, the answer is always COWS. They produce cheese, butter, T-Shirts, and most famously, super premium ice cream. With a visit to one of the best ice cream parlours in the world, you can’t go wrong with these 5 … More

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10 Ways PEI Will Win You Over This Summer

Sunny Island days are around the corner, and this summer’s lineup is sure to be a showstopper. From our epic red sand beaches, to freshly shucked oysters, to the biggest names in country music, this is shaping up to be an Island summer for the books! The best beaches around Thousand’s … More

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Unique PEI Vacation Homes

Island Homes That Will Make You Swoon February is the perfect time for daydreaming about summer vacation, and these wistful Island homes are the perfect antidote to those winter blues. Whether it’s a farmhouse set in PEI’s rolling hills, a chic windswept house perched atop a cliff, or maybe a mariner house in downtown Charlottetown, … 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

Discover Charlottetown

Victorian Christmas Weekend

Inside Scoop on What Not to Miss this Festive Weekend Picture stepping back in time and rediscovering the spirit of the season with sleigh rides, old-fashioned Christmas markets, and community carolling. Charlottetown is the perfect backdrop for a mini Christmas getaway with your loved ones. Cobblestone streets are lit up, restaurants have live … More