SALT SPRING NEWS 2016-12-06T12:28:02+00:00

SALT SPRING ISLAND NEWS

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Forbes Travel Encourages Readers to go “Island Hopping”

According to Forbes Travel, Vancouver is a great jumping off point to go Island Hopping! Most people think of southern destinations when planning island hopping excursions but we think that venture the fair isles closer to home is a better idea! Visit Salt Spring Island, Galiano and if you have a bit of time you could also go to Victoria!

LOCAL FLAVOURS

Southern Gulf Islands are featured in the Georgia Straight!

Read the latest Georgia Straight and find out more about what the Southern Gulf Islands have in store for you!  We suggest you plan a week and tour all 5 Islands in the Salish Sea! […]

Salt Spring Island Featured by Destination BC!

Salt Spring Island is featured as a great culinary get-away on Destination BC's website! Writer Shirley Culpin was here on assignment for Destination BC and loved her time here for Sip & Savour Salt Spring 2015!

Salt Spring Featured in Stimuli Magazine!

Titled "Our Wanderings to Salt Spring Island" this great article is featured in the Fall edition of Stimuli, a fashion and lifestyle magazine based out of the Fraser Valley. Here is an excerpt from writer Chritine Carrick: "One of the most populated islands of its neighbours, Salt Spring is a haven for artists, farmers, and those simply looking to slow down [...]

Taste of Salt Spring – A Sold-out Event!

Attendees experienced the best of local food and drink at this annual event that united Salt Spring Island chefs, food producers, wineries and brewers to create a savoury Sunday evening – “island style” ! […]

A Nanosecond of Inner Peace

WHILE YOGA HAS RECENTLY BECOME WILDLY POPULAR ACROSS NORTH AMERICA, THE PRACTICE HAS FLOURISHED AND SUPPORTED ISLANDERS FOR DECADES.  ISLAND TEACHER CELESTE JASON HAS LONG BEEN AT THE CENTER OF THE LOCAL YOGA COMMUNITY BOTH AS A TEACHER AND CREATOR OF YOGA STUDIOS AND IS NOW AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF THE SALT SPRING CHAMBER OF COMMERCE CONSCIOUS WELLNESS COMMITTEE. […]

The World in Fulford Harbour

Visit the Village at Fulford Harbour for a slower pace of life on the South End of Salt Spring Island.  Near Ruckle Provincial Park and surrounded by the beauty of the Pacific Ocean and Fulford Valley, this charming village has charm all its own with great dining, shopping and places to stroll and unwind. Home to one of Salt Spring’s three [...]

The Bread Lady

Most islanders don’t live on Salt Spring out of familial habit or because of economic practicality, but rather because they were captivated by the island’s beauty and character during a visit.  Most ‘locals,’ as we proudly and occasionally arrogantly refer to ourselves, made a conscious yet impractical choice to call this island home. […]

Not Your Garden-Variety Garden

Many Islanders are making a positive difference in the world way beyond our salty shores.  This time of year, with the growing season fading, and preparations for iconic autumn events like Fall Fair and Apple Festival in full swing, gardens are on many people's minds. There are many bold, quixotic and industrious farmers and gardeners on Salt Spring.  One visit to [...]