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The Tourism Snapshot provides a monthly and year-to-date update on key Destination Canada market visits to and from Canada, performance of competitors, and other tourism related statistics. Supporting statistical tables may also be viewed on our website at: Statistical tables Key highlights from the April 2016 edition: In April... Read More »
Pokémon Go has captured the attention of the entire the world, and Travel Alberta has joined in on the fun helping users search out Pokémon gyms and Pokéstops in local communities and attractions across the province. For those who haven’t played, Pokémon Go is a free mobile game that uses GPS... Read More »
A The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister for Small Business and Tourism is in the process of developing Canada's New Tourism Vision, a set of policies and initiatives focusing on increasing international visitation to Canada and growing Canada's tourism sector. Minister Chagger has reached out to TIAC asking for our input as... Read More »
Registration is now open for the premier professional and personal development opportunity available anywhere in Alberta tourism. This annual tourism event is a key component of Travel Alberta’s strategy to strengthen Alberta’s competitive position. It provides more than 700 Alberta tourism industry operators with an opportunity to network, learn and... 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 2016 Alto Awards Committee is seeking judges for this year’s awards in the following categories: Marketing Excellence, Marketing Partnership, Service Excellence... Read More »