We Scream for Ice Cream

A sure sign of summer on Prince Edward Island is seeing a line-up of cars at every dairy bar and ice cream shop. There’s nothing like a frozen treat to help beat the heat! We’re so lucky to have so many top-notch spots all across the island. Just like how … More

Welcome Back to PEI!

After a long wait, we are so excited to welcome visitors back to our gentle Island! You deserve a vacation more than ever, and there is no better destination than the island of sprawling beaches, world-class cuisine, and relaxing accommodations. With PEI’s 5-stage re-opening plan set in place, Summer 2021 … More

A Swoon-Worthy Charlottetown Getaway

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

Epic Winter Fun in Western PEI

There is truly nothing that can compare with a magical winter in PEI and in 2021, Activate Our Island has been reacquainting Islanders with just how great our fair isle is, one adventure at a time! The chance to sight-see and explore different parts of PEI is one of the … More

Why Mill River is the Perfect Place for Winter Adventure

Whether you love the snow or not, winter does not have to be a drag, especially in PEI! With so many beautiful sights to see and places to explore, all winter long you’ll find one great big adventure waiting to happen. And with snowy days fast approaching, what more could … More

An Eastern PEI Adventure

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

Exploring the Heart of PEI

As we look back on summer and move ahead towards fall,  we can all agree that there’s no place on earth we would rather be than in PEI. The delicious food, the local shops and the breathtaking sunsets night after night; we can’t get enough of this amazing island. In … More

City Life with Island Style

When it comes to favourite cities, it’s no wonder that Charlottetown is at the top of the list for so many people! This historic, vibrant, bustling hub near the centre of the Island has incredible views, a thriving arts and culture scene, and food & restaurants that are truly world-class. … More

Dalvay by the Sea – An Essential PEI Experience

Dalvay By the Sea

There’s something timeless and effortlessly romantic about Dalvay by the Sea. This elegant Victorian Inn and National Historic Site stands proudly along PEI’s North Shore, where it’s a treasured destination for visitors and Islanders. Grand Beginnings and Victorian Design Alexander MacDonald was a wealthy businessman and one-time president of the … More

PEI’s Magnificent Guiding Lights

With a coastline of 1,100 kilometres, Prince Edward Island’s ocean-front beauty is ravishing from tip to tip. Covered in sand dunes, stunning red cliffs, wild rock formations, sea glass, and a water-front playground, the Island is a uniquely wonderful place. But staggered across the coastline you will find, quite literally, … More