Articles tagged “british columbia”

Tribal Tourism Growth in U.S. and Canada Prompts Destinations to Dig Deeper Into the Past

Tribal Tourism Growth in U.S. and Canada Prompts Destinations to Dig Deeper Into the Past

Dan Peltier, Skift

Travelers want to experience the stories and traditions of indigenous communities, but these communities also need more economic support to become more involved in the travel industry.

1 year ago

British Airways to Take on Ryanair at Stansted With Party-Friendly Flights

British Airways to Take on Ryanair at Stansted With Party-Friendly Flights

Christopher Jasper, Bloomberg

You don't take on these routes unless you're ready to be a party bus in the sky headed to the next DJ set or stag/hen party. It's a newfound confidence for British Airways. How will Ryanair counter?

4 years ago

British Columbia Turns to Oculus Rift for a Virtual Reality Tourism Experience

British Columbia Turns to Oculus Rift for a Virtual Reality Tourism Experience

Dan Peltier, Skift

Some travelers love knowing exactly what to expect before they step foot in a destination so Oculus offers another fun way to get that insight. The question that remains is will travelers actually buy these headsets, and how long will it take before virtual reality becomes mainstream for destinations?

5 years ago

Old Ferry Ship Is Turned Into Luxury Hotel to Lure Workers to Canadian Port Town

Old Ferry Ship Is Turned Into Luxury Hotel to Lure Workers to Canadian Port Town

Julie Gordon, Associated Press

The unique lodging is among the first of what will likely be many projects that make use of old ships to provide perks and affordable lodging in already crowded towns.

6 years ago