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Deliver your message during August to Edmonton Journal readers through themed newspaper advertorials. Each distribution has a specific theme related to season or holidays to help you capitalize on key travel times throughout the year. Each insertion will be a full page, full colour feature with half of the page containing Travel... Read More »
Space is available for your ads in August community newsletters distributed in key Calgary neighbourhoods. Travel Alberta offers full colour ads that really stand out on the pages of the newsletters. This is are a great way to reach the suburban family market. These ads can be used as ideal... Read More »
Sometimes you have to dig into the numbers to get the whole picture. Despite a fluctuation in some markets caused by an earlier Easter holiday, the latest Tourism Snapshot from Destination Canada (DC)’s Research department, shows that more than 3.3 million international travellers came to Canada in the first four... Read More »
Jim Eglinski, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, on behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister Responsible for Parks Canada, today announced infrastructure and conservation investments in Jasper National Park totalling more than $210 million. This major investment includes extensive work on Highway 16, a national transportation... Read More »
In an effort to make Alberta even more attractive to the travel trade community, Travel Alberta has developed a new Alberta Specialist Program – an interactive, on-demand, multiplatform learning tool that will engage and entertain users as they learn about Alberta as a top tourism destination. Training is an important aspect... Read More »