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What's so great about Alberta? That was the question two YouTube influencers had to answer on a recent FAM trip to the province as they created their own epic travel stories along the way. The Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) teamed up with Travel Alberta to bring Devin Supertramp and Louis Cole... Read More »
The Calgary Airport Authority is pleased to welcome Taylor & Colt, an upscale men’s barber shop, to its 135 shops and services at Calgary International Airport (YYC). Taylor & Colt, which celebrated its grand opening today, offers a premium and convenient service offering that will be a welcome addition for... Read More »
Travel Alberta will be suspending the April Road Shows for this year to dedicate the time and attention necessary to revisit our 2015-2018 business and marketing strategy. As the tourism marketing agency of the Government of Alberta and a Crown corporation, Travel Alberta is mindful of the plans and activities... Read More »
The wave of international travellers showed no sign of cresting as the new year dawned. Canada offered a warm welcome to just under 740,000 global visitors in January, a 5% year-on-year rise, reports the latest Tourism Snapshot from the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC)’s Research department. Some more statistical headliners: ... Read More »
On Thursday, April 9, 2015, BMO Financial Group announced a $350,000 donation to Medalta to create new artists lodging facilities on the Historic Medicine Hat Brick & Tile Plant site which was acquired from I-XL Industries in 2011. “BMO is very pleased to support Medalta with this donation for a renovation... Read More »