Travel Manitoba Articles http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/ Recent Articles - Travel Currents Wed, 27 May 2015 19:58:29 GMT Tourism funds to support new initiatives, Canada’s 150th http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/tourism-funds-to-support-new-initiatives-canada-s-150th-/912/ Two new grant programs that will offer funding for tourism initiatives have recently been announced. The Tourism Development Fund is a grant program administered by Manitoba Tourism, Culture, ... Thu, 21 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/tourism-funds-to-support-new-initiatives-canada-s-150th-/912/ Don’t forget to nominate – deadline extended to July 15! http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/don-t-forget-to-nominate-deadline-extended-to-july-15-/911/ Nomination deadline for the 17th Annual Manitoba Tourism Awards has been extended to July 15. Now is the time to prepare a nomination to recognize excellence in our tourism industry. Here are ... Thu, 21 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/don-t-forget-to-nominate-deadline-extended-to-july-15-/911/ Get an inside track on international markets http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/get-an-inside-track-on-international-markets/913/ Do you have an export ready product that you're looking to sell in international markets, but you're not sure which markets are the best fit? The Canadian Tourism Commission has created a ... Thu, 21 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/get-an-inside-track-on-international-markets/913/ New Partnership Opportunity - Advertise your event in our Media E-Newsletter http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/new-partnership-opportunity---advertise-your-event-in-our-media-e-newsletter/914/ Are you looking to reach travel media?    Travel Manitoba has a great new advertising opportunity in Write Angles, our quarterly e-newsletter sent to 300 select ... Thu, 21 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/new-partnership-opportunity---advertise-your-event-in-our-media-e-newsletter/914/ The best of Manitoba in Canadian Geographic Travel http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/the-best-of-manitoba-in-canadian-geographic-travel/907/ Now on newsstands is the Summer 2015 edition of Canadian Geographic Travel and the entire 84-page issue is all about Manitoba.  With a beluga whale smiling from the issue's cover, ... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/the-best-of-manitoba-in-canadian-geographic-travel/907/ New faces expand Travel Manitoba’s online influence http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/new-faces-expand-travel-manitoba-s-online-influence/908/ Travel Manitoba is pleased to welcome Ryan Suffron as our new Fish/Hunt Influencer and Breanne Sewards as our new Digital Marketing Assistant.  Ryan has 20 years of experience as an ... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/new-faces-expand-travel-manitoba-s-online-influence/908/ Bathroom advertising at Whiteshell Visitor Information Centre http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/bathroom-advertising-at-whiteshell-visitor-information-centre/909/ Visitor Information Centre bathrooms are a common pit stop for road travellers. Travel Manitoba's visitor information centre at Whiteshell is open seven days a week from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm ... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/bathroom-advertising-at-whiteshell-visitor-information-centre/909/ Reeling in feedback at Fish/Hunt Summit http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/reeling-in-feedback-at-fish-hunt-summit/910/ Travel Manitoba held its fifth annual Fish/Hunt Summit on April 24, 2015. Twenty-one representatives from the fishing and hunting sector along with Travel Manitoba staff met to discuss ... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/reeling-in-feedback-at-fish-hunt-summit/910/ Roadside Madness campaign reaches over 180,000 http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/roadside-madness-campaign-reaches-over-180-000/906/ What happens when a prospector takes on a camel? More than 180,000 people are reached by a social media campaign. Travel Manitoba's Roadside Madness pitted 32 of our province's favourite ... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/roadside-madness-campaign-reaches-over-180-000/906/ High caliber travel journalists make 2014 a banner year for Media Relations http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/high-caliber-travel-journalists-make-2014-a-banner-year-for-media-relations/897/ Between co-hosting an international conference, building relationships with travel writers and travel industry at networking events and welcoming more than 200 journalists to our ... Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/high-caliber-travel-journalists-make-2014-a-banner-year-for-media-relations/897/ Who will you nominate? http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/who-will-you-nominate-/899/ Nominations for the 17th Annual Manitoba Tourism Awards are now open! With fewer questions in each category, it is now easier than ever to nominate an individual or organization in recognition ... Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/who-will-you-nominate-/899/ Are you the next member of the Canadian Signature Experiences collection? http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/are-you-the-next-member-of-the-canadian-signature-experiences-collection-/900/ The Canadian Signature Experiences (CSE) collection is a Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) program that showcases once-in-a-lifetime, authentic travel experiences that exemplify Canada's ... Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/are-you-the-next-member-of-the-canadian-signature-experiences-collection-/900/ Get Enhanced on Travelmanitoba.com http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/get-enhanced-on-travelmanitoba-com/901/ Travelmanitoba.com is the first Google result for most searches on travel information to the province. That being said, travelmanitoba.com is a source of leads for your tourism business. An ... Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/get-enhanced-on-travelmanitoba-com/901/ Call for presentations – 2015 Manitoba Tourism Conference http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/call-for-presentations-2015-manitoba-tourism-conference/894/ Save the date: Travel Manitoba presents its annual industry conference October 1-2, 2015 at the Club Regent Event Centre. We are now accepting proposals for relevant professional development ... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/call-for-presentations-2015-manitoba-tourism-conference/894/ Travel media fall for Winnipeg in winter http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/travel-media-fall-for-winnipeg-in-winter/895/ Eleven travel journalists descended on a wintry Winnipeg to experience the hottest attractions and celebrations the city has to offer. Travel Manitoba and Tourism Winnipeg teamed up to host ... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/travel-media-fall-for-winnipeg-in-winter/895/ Ads still available in 2015 Vacation Planner and Canadian Geographic http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/ads-still-available-in-2015-vacation-planner-and-canadian-geographic/896/ There's still time to purchase an ad in Travel Manitoba's 2015 Vacation Planner and Canadian Geographic publication being distributed in May 2015! Travel Manitoba Vacation Planner  ... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/ads-still-available-in-2015-vacation-planner-and-canadian-geographic/896/ Can you have a more engaging social media presence? http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/can-you-have-a-more-engaging-social-media-presence-/892/ There is an art to being successful at social media. Visually interesting, content worth sharing, communicating with your audiences. Here are two examples of Travel Manitoba social media ... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/can-you-have-a-more-engaging-social-media-presence-/892/ Travel Trade activity report http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/travel-trade-activity-report/893/ The past few months have been busy for Travel Manitoba's travel trade team and international market representatives as they aim to get Manitoba tourism products into the inventories of ... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/travel-trade-activity-report/893/ Film festival give-away showcases ‘Guy Maddin’s Winnipeg’ http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/film-festival-give-away-showcases-guy-maddin-s-winnipeg-/889/ Travel Manitoba, Manitoba Film & Music and industry partners are teaming up to give away a trip to Manitoba at the 2015 Berlinale (Berlin International Film Festival), February 5-15. ... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/film-festival-give-away-showcases-guy-maddin-s-winnipeg-/889/ New CMHR commercial seeks to “open your mind” http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/new-cmhr-commercial-seeks-to-open-your-mind-/888/ Travel Manitoba's newest commercial focuses on the journey of a multi-generational family through the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR). With minimal copy, the ad uses the same ... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/new-cmhr-commercial-seeks-to-open-your-mind-/888/ Hunting commercials applauded by industry http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/hunting-commercials-applauded-by-industry/887/ For the first time ever, Travel Manitoba is airing television commercials that focus exclusively on hunting. The new 30 second ads, one of which features waterfowl hunting and the other ... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/hunting-commercials-applauded-by-industry/887/ Invest in Tourism takes Heart Beats to new heights http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/invest-in-tourism-takes-heart-beats-to-new-heights/886/ Travel Manitoba's 12 Invest in Tourism partners are back on board for 2015, supporting Travel Manitoba's national and international marketing plans. The corporate partnership program, ... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/invest-in-tourism-takes-heart-beats-to-new-heights/886/ Manitoba winners at Canadian Tourism Awards http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/manitoba-winners-at-canadian-tourism-awards/885/ Travel Manitoba extends a huge congratulations to the Manitoba winners at the 2014 Canadian Tourism Awards, November 26 in Ottawa. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/manitoba-winners-at-canadian-tourism-awards/885/ Travel Manitoba sets sights on China http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/travel-manitoba-sets-sights-on-china/882/ For the first time in three years, Travel Manitoba returned to China’s tourism marketplace at Showcase Canada-Asia, October 19-24. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/travel-manitoba-sets-sights-on-china/882/ Making hearts beat in Toronto http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/making-hearts-beat-in-toronto/883/ Travel Manitoba, Tourism Winnipeg and six partners participated in a successful sales mission to Canada’s biggest city September 30 to October 2. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/making-hearts-beat-in-toronto/883/