Known for its rugged coast and distinct marine culture, the Atlantic Provinces are a pleasure to visit. Prince Edward Island is one province which forms a cluster of provinces that edge the west coast of Canada, forming an expansive coastline with the Atlantic.
Prince Edward Island may be Canada’s smallest province, but its culture and beauty cannot be underestimated. Crossing Confederation Bridge from Nova Scotia takes you away from the hustle and bustle to an island where you can choose to sit back and enjoy its laid back pace. Absorb the islands quiet charm by visiting one of its picture-perfect towns such as Cavendish which is home to the Anne of Green Gables house or New London the birthplace of Lucy Maud Montgomery. Charlottetown has a special place in Canadian history, it was here that the founding fathers met to take Canada from a colony to a country. Whilst in the historical capital, visit Confederation Centre of the Arts, Victoria Row for lively evenings and Peake’s Wharf to see the colourful collection of gift shops and restaurants. Deep Sea fishing, hiking, biking, sea kayaking, whale and seal watching are just a few of the outdoor delights awaiting visitors to this natural world of simple pleasures.
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