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The Best Islands in Canada

It seems impossible that one could spend a day in the wilderness without seeing another human being and still be within easy range of a five-star hotel and a sumptuous meal. But many of Canada’s islands have managed to hold on to their finest asset — untamed and unchanged natural beauty — while upping the ante with prize-winning restaurants and resorts.

#TravelTuesday: Beyond the Cover – Canada’s 150

#TravelTuesday: Beyond the Cover – Canada’s 150

Two-part series: Salt Spring Island, British Columbia

We told you all about Canada’s 150th birthday in our summer issue, see Jet Setter: Rocky Mountaineer. This summer, tourism is in full swing with Canadians traveling in-country and other tourists coming to beautiful British Columbia to celebrate Canada’s 150 up close and personal.

Opportunity to be part of a resort community at The Cottages on Salt Spring Island

Opportunity to be part of a resort community at The Cottages on Salt Spring Island

SALT SPRING ISLAND IN THE GULF ISLANDS HAS LONG BEEN A PLAYGROUND FOR METRO VANCOUVER’S AFFLUENT, WITH MILLION-DOLLAR VACATION HOMES BEING PASSED DOWN THROUGH THREE OR FOUR GENERATIONS, PUTTING ISLAND LIFE OUT OF REACH FOR MANY AVERAGE INCOME EARNERS.