2021 Summer Industry Indicators and Fall Forecast

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The tourism industry remains committed to protecting its members and customers by following public health orders and guidelines. There is no doubt, however, that the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions and a record-breaking number of wildfires created numerous challenges for tourism businesses this past summer, some of which have continued into the fall season…

Tourism Kelowna Adds French Microsite to Assist Quebec Visitors

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Exploring our region's four-season playground is now even easier for Quebecois travellers thanks to the launch of Air Canada's new direct flights from Montreal to Kelowna. In response to this new air service, our team has created a French microsite to help attract more visitors from Quebec and connect them with remarkable experiences in our destination, for when it's time to travel again…

Tourism Resources for When International Travel Resumes

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Although public health officials are currently not encouraging non-essential travel to the Interior Health Region, we know that the measures being taken now will ensure that we can welcome back travellers from the US and other international destinations soon. This will include meetings, conferences, and events business, which brings valuable economic impact to our region, particularly during shoulder seasons. …