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Canadian Tourism Arrivals Hit 14-year High

Destination Canada

The numbers are in: in 2016, Canada welcomed 19,979,334 travellers – the highest number since 2002 and second highest ever. International arrivals increased by 16% in Destination Canada’s overseas markets, and 10% in the US market, for an average of 11% growth across the board. "Congratulations to the Canadian tourism industry... Read More »

Canadian Tourism reaches New Milestone with nearly 20 Million Inbound Visitors

Tourism Industry Association of Canada

The Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) is excited by new Statistics Canada numbers showing that Canada welcomed almost 20 million inbound visitors in 2016, a 14 year high. In 2015, TIAC set a five (5) year industry goal to bring in 20 million visitors by 2020. Seeing this much... Read More »

Camping Season Kick-Off draws Record Numbers

Alberta Government

Reservations for comfort camping in Alberta parks opened Feb. 13 and set a new record with 847 bookings. Comfort camping units, which range from yurts to cabins to canvas tents, offer users an upscale camping experience that includes such amenities as beds, dishes, cutlery and mini fridges. Campers can book provincial park... Read More »

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