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Advertising on TripAdvisor gives you the opportunity to inspire consumers through the world’s largest travel community using interactive online advertisements. Travel Alberta has spots available to you this November and December. You will receive one big box and one leaderboard ad that will run on TripAdvisor. The ads will be... Read More »
Right-hand rail Facebook ads have performed very well for Travel Alberta industry partners and there are a few spots left for October, November and December. These high performing ads place your business on one of the most visited websites on the internet, creating simple, effective, clickable spaces that are designed to... Read More »
After a very successful inaugural year in 2015, the Growing Rural Tourism Entrepreneurship Challenge will be hosted again in 2016 by Camrose Regional Exhibition as part of the Growing Rural Tourism Conference. The challenge helps tourism operators develop new products and experiences and grow their businesses. Participants will receive valuable feedback... Read More »
Home2 Suites by Hilton® West Edmonton has been named an Expedia Insiders’ Select hotel for 2015. This annual list represents a ranking of the world’s best reviewed hotels as determined by direct customer feedback on the online site, Expedia. Home2 Suites by Hilton is an award-winning mid-tier, all-suite hotel brand... Read More »
The Alto Awards recognize individuals and organizations committed to enriching Alberta’s tourism industry and who by their actions inspire others and demonstrate what can be achieved by working together. The Alto Awards will be presented in nine categories, and to the 2015 Alto Ambassador, at the Alto Awards gala, October 26,... Read More »