P.E.I. may be our smallest province but this maritime island packs in a lot: lighthouses, rolling hills, fertile farmland, a bounty of seafood, picturesque sea coves, white and red sand beaches, and rich history and culture that draws visitors from across the country and around the world. Here are 10 things to check out in Canada’s “Birthplace of Confederation:” Stompin’ groun [...]
(CNN) — On the surface, figuring out what to do in Prince Edward Island -- or PEI as it's more commonly referred to -- might not seem like a challenging task. After all, it's Canada's smallest province and only takes about three hours to drive from tip to tip. Don't be deceived. This is a destination that will leave you begging for more long after you've said goodbye to its rocky r [...]
STANLEY BRIDGE, P.E.I. - Forty international students from UPEI and Holland College considered what a future in P.E.I. would be like at a recent retreat as part of the Atlantic Canada Study and Stay program. The retreat, which took place Oct. 26-28 at Stanley Bridge Resort, included group activities, workshops, immigration resources and mentorship orientation. Chantal Brine, the CEO [...]
Notable for being one of Canada's most attractive tourist destinations, Prince Edward Island is also a considerably hospitable place for members of the LGBTQ community. In 2017, series of campaigns were held to promote the Islands treatment of LGBTQ tourists. The P.E.I. Gay Tourism Association released a series of six videos on Facebook in March, clearly showing same-sex couples and their [...]
Digging into a “feed’ of lobster should be on the “to do’ list of any Island visitor. Whether you cook them yourself or head to one of the lobster suppers that dot our beautiful province, you are in for a treat. Lobster fishing has been a part of Island life for generations and is a key ingredient to the economic survival of many rural communities. With two fishing seasons [...]
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