EXPEDIA.CA PREDICTING CANADIANS WILL TRAVEL CLOSER TO HOME IN 2016
More than half still plan to travel this year; airfares expected to become more affordable
TORONTO, February 23, 2016 – According to a recent survey commissioned by Canada’s leading full-service online travel provider, Expedia.caTM, Canadians have their sights set on destinations closer to home when it comes to travel in 2016. Despite the slide in the value of the Canadian dollar, results of the survey show that 64 per cent of consumers surveyed are planning to travel and another 83 per cent wish they could be travelling.
How technology improves travel: 5 Apps you shouldn’t travel without
It’s no secret smartphone and tablet sales are skyrocketing. In 2011, tablet sales nearly tripled compared to 2010 results and Apple’s latest 2011 Q4 results indicated smartphone and tablet sales were their highest ever on record.
This phenomenon isn’t surprising considering the many benefits of these sleek and slim devices and one of the biggest perks is how much they simplify travel. Now, travellers can enjoy email, access to social networks and the internet at their fingertips without having to lug around a laptop or check into an internet cafe.
What are the biggest travel perks offered by smartphones and tablets, according to Expedia.ca?
Last Minute March Break Survival Tips For Families
Parents without a March Break plan face the possibility of spending their own hard-earned holidays ensuring the family isn’t bored – or worse – testing each other’s patience for an entire week.
If March Break is suddenly only a few weeks away, booking a last-minute getaway so the whole family can unwind isn’t as impossible as it may sound. The perfect destination can still be found for all types of families and budgets. From getting the best possible deal to ensuring the family enjoys their holiday, Expedia.ca offers these last minute March Break travel tips.
Last minute vacations aren’t just for travellers without children.
Packing & Travel Tips for Travellers
Travelling can be stressful as people are anxious to get to their destination, airports can be packed and sometimes everything seems to take longer than usual. This year, to help ensure people’s travel is more relaxing and less taxing Expedia.ca has a few great packing and travel tips to help travellers navigate a positive start to a well earned vacation.
Expedia.ca’s Top Packing & Travel Tips