Getting Around the Island

Prince Edward Island is Canada’s smallest province. You won’t find any freeways here. The Trans Canada Highway will get you where you need to go but the island’s coast is traced with stunning coastal routes and criss-crossed with secondary roads through pastoral landscapes. The heritage road pictured above is the Peters Road and is locatedContinue reading “Getting Around the Island”

By the Banbridge: Skmaqn–Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National Historic Site

By the Banbridge: Short Road Trips Skmaqn–Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National Historic Site is a 20-25 minute drive from the Banbridge. This National Park is rich in Mi’Kmaq, early French, British, colonial and military history of the island we now know as Prince Edward Island. Enjoy great scenic views of Charlottetown from across the harbour, walk theContinue reading “By the Banbridge: Skmaqn–Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National Historic Site”

Trip Advisor Hall of Fame!

We are pleased to announce we have been inducted into the Trip Advisor Hall of Fame. This wonderful accolade is given to businesses who have been awarded with Certificates of Excellence for 5 years in a row! Nothing makes us happier than hearing our guests have enjoyed excellent stays with us! Thank you to allContinue reading “Trip Advisor Hall of Fame!”

Point Prim Lighthouse

G’day! It’s PEI History Guy here. Some might also know me as caretaker (and resident historian at the Banbridge Inn). I am blogging today for the Banbridge Inn to highlight the historic Point Prim Lighthouse, one of our #banbridgebest and a true gem of island history. This beauty of a beacon was the province’s 1stContinue reading “Point Prim Lighthouse”

Celebrating Canada Day in P.E.I.

National Parks In Celebration of Canada’s 150th “Birthday” all entry fees to Canada’s National Parks are waived. Check out Historic sites (like Green Gables in Cavendish) and Beautiful beaches (like Greenwich) across Prince Edward Island for Free in 2017. Tall Ships June 30th to July 2nd, Charlottetown Harbour As part of the Canada Day celebrationsContinue reading “Celebrating Canada Day in P.E.I.”