Weak Dollar is Negatively Affecting Canadian Leisure Travellers

Most travellers cite nature and culture as their main influences when choosing a destination. Vancouver, BC – The weak state of the loonie is making many Canadian leisure travellers reassess their vacations this year, a new Canada-wide Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of a representative national sample of leisure travellers, 62%… Read more »

New survey shows British Columbians back travelling after weak dollar and high living costs kept them grounded for a few years

Burnaby, BC – A new BCAA survey shows that, after staying home for a few years, British Columbians are venturing outside of the province and travelling again with longer trips being the trend for the year. According to the BCAA survey on travel trends conducted by Insights West, British Columbians who typically travel outside of… Read more »

British Columbians Would Move Family Day to Third Monday in February

Seven-in-ten residents support the change, which would see BC observe the holiday on the same day as seven other Canadian provinces. Vancouver, BC – Most British Columbians are in favour of changing the date of the February statutory holiday, a new poll by Insights West has found. In the online survey of a representative provincial… Read more »