Go Global or Stay Local: Come see the world with newly-launched HuffPost Canada Travel
TORONTO, April 26, 2012 /CNW/ – HuffPost Canada Travel, AOL Canada’s new home for all things sun, sand, ski and everything in between launches today with advertising partner BC Tourism. The new travel site will reflect the Huffington Post’s signature blend of social news and tools that will deliver stories, reviews and insights, while encouraging conversations on topics and issues that are relevant to its audience. Let HuffPost Canada Travel be your go-to destination for breaking travel news, sight-seeing tips and alluring video! Oh, and galleries of beautiful, exotic beaches, of course!
“We’re expanding our HuffPost Canada portfolio, and amazing blogger community, to appeal to the interest of all our readers,” said Paul Cramp, general manager of male audiences, AOL Canada. “The transition from AOL Travel to Huffington Post Travel Canada gives us the opportunity to build a broader focus in our travel channel: there are 2.8 million Canadians that visit Huffington Post sites every month and we’re reaching out to this highly engaged audience with a new offering to attract both the luxury vacationers and travel junkies alike!”
To celebrate, HuffPost Canada Travel is rewarding our readers with a chance to win a G Adventures trip to explore the National Parks of the Canadian Rockies. The winner will hit the ocean in search of whales and camp out in the enveloping mountain wilderness of Banff and Jasper National Parks, where sulphur springs, canoeing expeditions and glaciers older than time abound. For contest details, visit: huffingtonpost.ca/travel.
With insight on destinations at home and around the globe, the site delivers the information you’re looking for through original travel video, amazing travel blogs as well as travel guides, deals and bookings. Come to HuffPost Canada Travel to get informed and vacation-inspired!
*Source: comScore, Inc., Total Canada, Home and Work, March 2012. The Huffington Post data from [E] Huffington Post Global
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