Iles de la Madeleine and Prince Edward Island

The Iles de la Madeleine are populated with over 12,000 people who are largely descendants of French and English colonists and traders. The language of majority is French, but English is spoken. As a destination this is one of Canada’s surprising little gems that has yet to be visited by many tourists. The Islands have a strong artisan community and a fabulous food culture with seafood, locally made craft beers, wine and French style breads and pastries. Continue reading