Travel & Hotel

The best hotels Banff, Canada

Banff became established as a town in the 1880s, when the railway came to the area. Tourism began here after the railway workers discovered natural hot springs nearby, and a few years later Swiss mountain guides brought in to help with the railway introduced skiing to the mountains. Since it is a gateway for exploring the Canadian Rockies and the Banff National Park in the summer high season, there is plenty of good value accommodation available during the winter.

Banff town is the most vibrant and popular accommodation base for the three ski areas of Banff Sunshine, Lake Louise

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Travel & Hotel

Study Reveals Five Stages to Reboot Hotel Recovery

A report released by SiteMinder – The New Realities for a Hotel Industry in Need of a Reset – details the five stages that will result in the rebooting of the hotel industry’s booking cycle, including domestic acceleration, plateauing, flux, embracing and international acceleration.

For its part, the U.S. hotel industry is currently in the second: plateauing, with a “decrease in booking momentum, seen after a local surge or rise in COVID-19 causing restrictions,” the study said. It noted that after a significant boost in domestic bookings through May and the first half of June, booking percentages remain “stable at

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The Travel and Leisure Show Begins Today – Don’t Miss Out

Canada’s first-ever nationwide, virtual travel show for the travel industry and consumers takes place today and Saturday.

The Travel and Leisure Show will be held today (Thursday, Sept. 10) from noon to 5 p.m. (for the travel trade and agents) and Saturday (for consumers) from noon to 6 p.m.

Attendees can chat live one-on-one with some of Canada’s most notable travel companies. You can collect flyers, special offers and destination information in your own, private, virtual file case and take it with you when you leave.

Best of all, it’s free.

Air Canada has joined the show as Presenting Sponsor,

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