- 160 Upper Ganges Rd., Salt Spring Island, Canada
An enormous fireplace warms the foyerÑand guests’ heartsÑat this 11th-century Sussex-style manor house on nine hectares. Unwind with a cocktail in its dark-beamed ambiance or head straight for the dining.
- 108 Hereford Ave., Salt Spring Island, Canada
Chef Piccolo Lyytikainen marries upscale European-influenced cuisine with his Scandinavian palate at his intimate Ganges restaurant. Best way to begin is with the house salmon gravlax, a silky juniper-scented miracleÑor,.
- 15 Lonsdale Ave., North Vancouver, Canada
A long-standing surf-and-tiki-inspired eatery, Raglan’s plates beautiful burgers, flatbreads piled with crispy onions and BBQ chicken, and six kinds of gooey poutine. The snowboard videos and A Tribe Called Quest-meets-Bob.