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Points East Coastal Drive

Cultural experiences and activities are abundant in eastern PEI.

The eastern end of the Island offers its own brand of “Down East” culture and experiences that include theatre, Ceilidhs, artisans, museums, six lighthouses open to the public, and over "50 Phenomenal Beaches". Here, you can also explore the history of the Island’s vanished railway, bike the Confederation Trail, fish for giant Bluefin tuna or learn how to dig bar clams or tong for oysters. Experience artisans and craftspersons at work in beautiful coastal towns. If you plan to take the ferry from Nova Scotia to PEI, the Points East Coastal Drive is where you’ll arrive. Download our free mobile app.

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Pastimes PEI Rug Hooking & Wool Shop

Beautiful hooked rugs for collectors, original patterns on linen, and hand-dyed wools are the specialties of the Tweedy sisters of Pastimes PEI. At Shirlee’s home studio you will find PEI landscapes and seascapes as well as traditional geometric designs for floors or walls. Rug-hooking supplies, from hooks made on PEI to wool fabric and yarn, are always plentiful - as is the Island hospitality.
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