Thinking of heading to Edmonton to do your Christmas shopping? Edmonton offers an abundance of places to shop, from North America’s largest mall to funky independent boutiques, so you’ll be sure to find something for everyone on your list. Read more about the best shopping spots in Edmonton here. Read more »
Strategizing about the best way to get your Christmas shopping done this year? Why not head to Edmonton for a shopping getaway? Edmonton offers an abundance of places to shop, from North America’s largest mall to funky independent boutiques, so you’ll be sure to find something for everyone on your list. Read more »
Hostelling International-Canada is proud to announce that its members and keen hostellers have voted Parks Canada as the 2011 Partner of the Year. Winners and finalists were recognized at the HI-Canada Annual Operation Meeting, the organization's annual gathering of regional partners, on November 7-10 in Halifax. Read more »
Hostelling International-Canada (HI-Canada) introduced a new national award this year, Hostel of the Year. The organization is proud to announce that its members and international hostel users have rated HI-Lake Louise Alpine Centre as the Hostel of the Year. Read more »
It was my second visit to San Francisco in three years, so I didn’t need to go back to Alcatraz or Chinatown. And while I did go back to the Ferry Building for the Saturday farmer’s market and then to Fisherman’s Wharf to look at the sea lions and line up for an hour to take the cable car, I heartily regretted every overcrowded, heavily-touristed, teeth-gritting minute of it.
What I did enjoy…
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To recognize excellence and innovation with the BC tourism industry, the Tourism Industry Association of British Columbia in partnership with the Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Innovation, established the British Columbia Tourism Industry Awards. These prestigious awards recognize individuals and organizations that are leading the way in this dynamic industry, earning the distinction as the best in their field. Read more »
Christmas markets are a big deal in Europe and nearly every European city has one. They are a great place to get you in the holiday mood, pick up gifts that are a little bit different and indulge in some holiday food and drink treats. If you are thinking about visiting Europe during the late November or December, then make sure you schedule in a visit to a Christmas Market. Read more »