Toronto’s visitor economy soared to new heights in 2023, with visitor spending hitting a record $7 billion. This surge in spending signals a significant recovery for the city, albeit with the number of visitors still […]
Today the Government of Canada announced the removal of all COVID-19 entry restrictions, as well as testing, quarantine, and isolation requirements for anyone entering Canada, effective October 1, 2022.
Canada, home to a tremendous amount of natural spaces, many of which are just a short drive from major cities, invites its neighbors to spend time in its National Parks with the Canada ℞efresh Program.
The Government of Canada announced a series of adjustments to the current border measures, representing the beginning of a phased easing of travel restrictions.
The government of Canada reopens Canadian borders to fully vaccinated international travelers who meet entry requirements on September 7, 2021.
Before the pandemic, Canada’s restaurant count held steady at 66,000 units since 2016, but then 2020 happened, and the industry lost 5,000 units, a decline of -8%.
The visitor economy saw unprecedented losses in 2020 and tourism continues to be by far the most threatened sector in the Canadian economy due to its service nature and current reliance on foreign tourists.