Taste the difference quality makes at COWS, where all-natural ingredients, an old secret recipe and time-honoured techniques are used to create the ice cream named Canada’s Best by Reader’s Digest.
What began as a small ice cream shop in Cavendish in 1983 has quickly turned into a brand as identifiable to Prince Edward Island as Anne of Green Gables. Nowadays, COWS produces more than 32 innovative flavours sold in stores across Canada but it hasn’t forgotten its humble roots, its commitment to quality or altered its decades-old secret... More
Make the trip to and from the Island in the safest way possible! For more than 80 years, the ferries have been making the trip between Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia a memorable journey for all its passengers. With each Northumberland Strait crossing, those on board the ferry to and from PEI have gathered years of fond memories as they begin and end their vacations.
The 75-minute car ferry trip between Wood Islands, PEI and Caribou, Nova Scotia gives passengers the freedom to relax and the assurance knowing that the journey each way... More
As the snow falls, the cold air blows, and we all stay bundled up in our homes to stay warm, there’s no denying the fact that we’re all daydreaming of a PEI summer right about now. Whether you’re on the island, slowly watching the ocean freeze over and blanket of … More
We could all use a little vacation right about now, and luckily we don’t have to go far to find the perfect getaway destination! There’s no better place to explore than our very own PEI! Activate Our Island is your vacation-station for inspiration, itineraries, packages, and adventures across PEI. Whether … More
Oh springtime, what joy it brings!! After a long – dare we say the word? – winter, there is nothing more rejuvenating than seeing green grass, feeling the warm sun, and noticing the first signs of new life and the bright, beaming colours of flowers and fresh leaves on the trees. … More
Points East Coastal Drive’s winding roads are breathtaking, their shops are small and unique, and the local food, straight from the ocean or farmers’ fields, is what the Island is all about! When The Redhead Roamer paired up with Activate Our Island to explore eastern PEI, there was no doubt … More