“When I come from work we love to just grab our kayaks, put them in the water and go for a ride. That’s beautiful.” — Dr. Victor Espinal

Whether you embark on a wild adventure, delve into a cultural discovery, or take the road less traveled, larger than life experiences are just a step ahead. Check out these 12 unforgettable experiences.

Work-Life Balance

The benefits of living on Cape Breton Island include short commutes to work, and favorable housing prices, but it’s a unique quality of life that lies at the heart of why people choose to live here. Many professionals in Cape Breton boast about work-life balance when discussing their choice to stay or move to this region of Nova Scotia. Close proximity to sandy beaches, scenic hiking trails and rugged coast lines inspire the outdoor enthusiast. Cape Bretoners are also deeply rooted in their culture and heritage, churning out award-winning musicians and world renowned artists and craftsmen year after year.

Have a look around at some of the things our island has to offer #EXPLORECB