Indigenous Tourism is Alberta Receives over $2 Million Funding For Jobs and Businesses

The Government of Canada is turning its eyes to the Alberta as they focus on developing Indigenous tourism in the province. Last week, Indigenous Tourism Alberta (ITA) proudly announced their new federal funding from the Western Economic Diversification Canada.   On behalf of the Honorable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and…

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Save Virunga National Park Campaign

Written by: Jessie Estrada, an Alumna of Eton College It was around mid-January when our Travel and Tourism instructor, Nazmi Kamal, first introduced us to Virunga during our sustainable tourism course and gave our class the idea to start a campaign to help raise money for Virunga National Park located in the Democratic Republic of the…

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A weekend in Tofino, British Columbia

Written by Nazmi Kamal – Instructor – Travel and Tourism Program It is almost 8:30 on a damp and dark April evening. After an almost six-hour drive from Vancouver, including a fun one-hour ferry ride, my wife and I finally glimpse a road sign telling us we’re close to our destination, Tofino. A short twenty minutes later,…

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