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A Special Message from TIAC Board Chair Andrew Lind

I look forward to welcoming all delegates to TIAC's annual Tourism Congress, which is less than one week away! This year's Congress will have an amazing program, with a line up of valued experts and innovative panels. Some of the highlights include: Keynote speaker Professor Richard Florida of... Read More »

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New Travel Report Reveals U.S. Spending in Canada by State and Other International Spending Patterns

Canada's tourism industry experienced a healthy summer with international Visa cardholders spending $3.6USD billion in Canada, according to the 2015 Summer Travel Snapshot released by Visa Canada and the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC). For the first time, the uniquely detailed report broke down U.S. spending by state revealing... Read More »

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Instagram Celebrity Eelco Roos Shines Light on Alberta

Starting with the very first Instagram trip Travel Alberta co-hosted with the CTC (now Destination Canada) in 2013, photographer Eelco Roos (@croyable on Instagram) was a match made in heaven for Alberta’s breathtaking vistas. Fast forward two years, and Instagram has blown up – and with Travel Alberta’s help, Eelco... Read More »

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Check Out the New Photos on Travel Alberta’s Multimedia Library

Hundreds of new photos have been loaded into Travel Alberta’s Multimedia Library (MML) during the last three months. These include a mix of influencer, traveller, tourism operator and DMO sourced imagery. To view all this new content, sign into the MML using your username and password. Click on the magnifier glass... Read More »

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New Webinar on How to Prepare for the Chinese Traveller

Travel Alberta has created an online webinar called “Welcome to Alberta: Preparing for the Chinese Traveller.” Presented during a session at the 2015 Travel Alberta Industry Conference in Banff last month, the webinar provides an in-depth look at this important international market. Over the past five years, China has rapidly emerged... Read More »

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