Posts in "Travel"

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A Magical Christmas at Walt Disney World

Christmas, on its own, is the most wonderful time of year for most. Add a trip to the magical kingdom of Walt Disney World Resort into the mix and all I can say is — hello Disney and so long Sears Christmas catalogue.

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Posted on November 14, 2014
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A Vegas Christmas Getaway

Las Vegas vacation lets you pack in all of the fun and excitement you can handle, all year 'round — imagine what it's like during the holidays.

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Posted on December 1, 2014
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A Weekend in Banff

Kaytee Muir’s weekend experience in Banff will have you heading to the mountain as soon as this weekend.

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Posted on May 22, 2014
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Adventure Time in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is more than just a relaxing beach resort city. Packed full of adventure activities, this is the place to visit if you’re craving a little excitement. From whale watching to heading out into the back country, Puerto Vallarta has something for everyone, and every comfort level, too.

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Posted on February 10, 2015
Air Canada Modifies Check-in Deadline

When travelling within Canada make sure you have enough time to check-in and drop off your baggage by arrving at the airport 45 minutes before your flight is scheduled to depart.

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Posted on February 4, 2014
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Cruise Down the Romantic Danube River

Travel Specialist Cathy Jabusch's river cruise down the romantic Danube River will put you in the mood to experience a side of Europe that many people never get a chance to see.

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Posted on July 28, 2014
Beyond The Vegas Strip

If you’re looking to experience something entirely different away from The Strip, just a short, 30-minute drive west of is Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area— a haven for outdoor enthusiasts.

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Posted on September 3, 2014
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Catch the Wave Season

Book your 2015 cruise now and take advantage of special wave season offers! Get set to enjoy up to $1000 onboard spending credits, free stateroom upgrades, beverage packages and so much more!

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Posted on January 6, 2015
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Christmas in New York City

There is no better time to visit New York City than around the Christmas holidays. A visit to Rockefeller Center with its iconic tree, and skaters whirling around on the rink below will get you right in the spirit of the season.

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Posted on December 15, 2014
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Christmas in St. Croix

There is nothing quite like St. Croix during the holiday season, which starts early in December and continues well past New Year’s. The whole island gets caught up in the celebrations ranging from pageants, parades, music performances, and fairs featuring local food and crafts.

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Posted on November 4, 2014
Cruising the Rhine Near Christmastime

Visiting the Christmas markets in Europe while cruising down the legendary Rhine River aboard Viking River Cruises was an experience that Travel Specialist, Kim Stainger, will remember for a long time.

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Posted on September 4, 2014
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Drive Green to Save on Fuel

The price of gas only goes in one direction, so practice these simple tips to help keep your green in your wallet, where it belongs.

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Posted on June 23, 2014
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Eight of Alberta and BC’s Top Ski Resorts

Albertans are spoiled when it comes to access to great ski resorts. And with member-exclusive savings up to 20% off on direct-to-lift tickets, ski rentals, and lessons, it's never been easier to enjoy the scenic Alberta and British Columbia ski resorts of Banff, Jasper, Lake Louise, and Nakiska, as well as nearby Fernie, Kimberly, and Golden.

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Posted on October 1, 2014
Hawaii Free Information Sessions
Hawaii Free Information Sessions

AMA Travel's Hawaii experts Quinton and Shabana have recently returned from the islands and want to help you plan your perfect vacation!

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Posted on March 11, 2015
Let’s Plan Your Destination Wedding

There are many details to think about (and dream about) when planning your destination wedding. But first, some important decisions need to be made at the beginning to make sure your day is fun, stress-free, and everything you've ever dreamed of.

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Posted on September 9, 2014
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Make the Most of Maui

There's something special about Maui that keeps calling Brad Novak, an AMA Travel Specialist back. Read his top 10 suggestions on what to do and see when you go.

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Posted on October 30, 2014
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Recommended Hotels in Las Vegas

Read Travel Specialist, Cayleigh Mock 's Las Vegas hotel reviews, if you’re trying to decide where to stay the next time (or the first time) you go to Sin City.

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Posted on September 4, 2014
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Shine Bright Like a Diamond

Congratulations to the 10 hotels and seven restaurants in Alberta that earned the prestigious AAA/CAA Four or Five Diamond rating during the past 12 months.

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Posted on January 19, 2015
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Travel Free Information Sessions

Check out our upcoming free travel events in Edmonton, Calgary, Grande Prairie, Red Deer and Camrose. Learn about different destinations and travel styles plus, enjoy great savings.

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Posted on December 8, 2014
Minors Travelling to Mexico

Minors travelling alone or accompanied by an adult who is not their parent, must present a notarized consent document signed by both parents in addition to their passport when travelling.

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Posted on February 4, 2014
Travel Tips For Smooth Sailing

A little preparation goes a long way to making sure you enjoy the cruise holiday of your dreams. Here are our tips to make your cruise trip a smooth sailing experience.

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Posted on March 13, 2014
Travelling Europe Contiki Style

Travel specialist Paul Gilmore's account of touring Europe with Continiki tours will have you reaching for your passport and booking time off work.

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Posted on April 1, 2014
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Travelling Solo? Best Solo Travel Tips

We know the places to go, and the places not to go. And, we have your back. Especially in foreign areas you may not be too sure about. Here are few solo travel tips before you leave.

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Posted on March 11, 2015
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Turtle Release Programs in Mexico

If you are lucky enough to be on the beach in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico on the day the turtles are released, take the time to check it out. It is not to be missed.

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Posted on August 6, 2014
Black Diamond Pocket Gardens

Tucked between the buildings of downtown Black Diamond are the town’s pocket gardens – four tiny green spaces filled with flowers, foliage and benches.

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Posted on February 19, 2015
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Craft Beer Is Brewing in Olds

Old Skhool brown ale, Hay City wheat ale, Prairie Gold IPA and a strong, full-bodied brown Belgian dubbel beer are brewing at Olds College Teaching Brewery.

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Posted on February 19, 2015
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Elevated Flavours at Canmore Uncorked

Ready to take tasting up a notch? Canmore Uncorked, the Rockies’ newest food festival, is back for round two this April 7–19, and will again be offering progressive dinners: four courses at four different restaurants.

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Posted on February 19, 2015
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A Taste of Velas Resorts Mexico

The restaurant, led by Bruno Oteiza, Mikel Alonso and Xavier Pérez Stone, is the world’s only all-inclusive resort restaurant to be awarded Five Diamonds.

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Posted on January 21, 2015
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Winter Adventures in the Mountains

Skiing the Rockies is at the top of the list for most, when it comes to wintertime fun, but if you’re looking to experience a new winter adventure, there are lots of other great outdoor activities that you might want to give a try.

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Posted on December 8, 2014
The Wonders of Walt Disney World

Travel Specialist, Bev Draho, loves Disney. She has built so many memories with Disney over the years that she considers it her second home.

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Posted on September 11, 2014