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Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Feb. 1, 2016

Destination & Tourism | Janeen Christoff | February 01, 2016

Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Feb. 1, 2016

PHOTO: Cancun just broke tourism records with 5 million visitors. (Photo courtesy of Thinkstock)

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16 Snowy Winter Drives in the U.S.
Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean that you can’t strap on the chains and go for a road trip. 

Thinking About Climbing the Great Pyramid in Giza?
Read this man’s story of how he accomplished the photo op of a lifetime (and almost got arrested in the process).

Caribbean Destination Tops 5 Million Visitors
Cancun just set a tourism record in the Mexican Caribbean.


Want to swap the 9-to-5 for a job traveling abroad? Here are some of the many ways to work or volunteer around the world. 

Like flying in style? Head to Asia with tour specialist Wendy Wu Tours and get an upgrade to business class.

The visitors are still coming: Dubai tourism is not affected by New Year’s Eve fire at the 63-story Address Downtown hotel. 

There are many reasons why New York City is the perfect holiday destination, here’s just 7. 

The latest numbers from B.C. Tourism Ministry show that the province increased tourism by a healthy amount. 


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