Articles tagged “canada”

Canada Has a Problem With Sky-High Airfares

Canada has too much government regulation to allow EasyJet and Ryanair clones to flourish. But several new startups could produce lower fares for some Canadians.

2 months ago

Canada’s Weak Economy Is Bad News for Maine Tourism

A weaker Canadian dollar may be bad news for tourism in Maine but it's good news for American travelers wanting to head north to Canada.

2 months ago

Skift Survey: What Global Travelers Really Think About Visiting America-In-Turmoil

Travel to the U.S. is more resilient than some other countries, but there are already warning signs that the current climate should be cause for concern.

3 months ago

Canada Offers Mexico Visa-Free Travel in Exchange for Chance to Sell It More Beef

This comes at a time when travel between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico are highly valued by smart leaders in each nation. Canada wants to sell its beef, but it wants Mexican tourists with money nearly as much.

4 months ago

Brand USA Says It Is Having Trouble Reaching Its Tourism Goals

President Obama's goal of bringing 100 million foreign travelers to the U.S. in 2021 may have been too ambitious given global instability and an unexpectedly strong U.S. dollar. The first challenge is to bring back Canadian tourists.

4 months ago

New Yorkers Head to Canada After Canadian Dollar Plunge

If Canada's dollar continues to plunge, expected reduced Canadian tourism in the U.S. as a result.

9 months ago

The Top 10 Countries Whose Citizens Love the U.S. So Much They Won’t Leave

Visa overstays are a hot topic for xenophobic politicians, but the data indicates that very few international travelers choose to remain in the U.S. illegally. It also so happens that the worst offenders are America's neighbors.

9 months ago

The U.S. Southeast Left to Wonder Where the Canadian Tourists Went

On the flip side, it's a good season for inbound Canadian travel from the U.S.

11 months ago

How a Remote Canadian Inn Became the Future of Local Luxury Hospitality

Fogo Island Inn shows how a hotel can establish itself as a community cultural center and economic incubator to reaffirm the value of place and immerse travelers deeply in the destination.

11 months ago

Maine Tourism Did Fine This Summer, Even If Canada Didn’t Help

Maine's become such a draw for visitors outside of its traditional markets that a weak year from Canada won't hurt as much as it used to.

1 year ago

Canada’s Weakened Economy Is Bad News for Maine’s Summer Tourism

On the flip side: It's a good time for Americans to visit Canada this summer.

1 year ago

Canada to Require Biometric Screening of All Visitors on Visas

The "except U.S. citizens" part will sting for some nations.

1 year ago