Vancouver chosen to host FIFA World Cup 2026 games as part of North American bid
BC Place will host the games in Vancouver, with a guarantee of a new grass playing surface. Other venues across the province will host training camps in the lead up to the summer event four years from now.
February 9, 2022 – Destination Canada is committed to providing accurate resources and information for travellers in Canada. We have curated reputable links to sites about COVID-19 below, so you can easily access the resources you need to make informed travel decisions.
All hail the 15‑Minute City: how Regus is helping to make local living a reality
November 1, 2021 – The 15-Minute City theory is the brainchild of Professor Carlos Moreno, who is based at the Sorbonne in Paris. Based on Moreno’s theory of four pillars – proximity, diversity, density and ubiquity – it’s about redesigning towns and cities so they function as neighbourhoods that work around basic human needs.
September 8, 2021 – Canada’s natural beauty is well-known: this is the land of polar bears, temperate coastal rain forests, and stunning ski mountains. But its cities — some soaring with glass and steel, some holding on to old-world cobblestones — offer excitement and charm, too.
January 8, 2021 – Event professionals will remember 2020 as a year that redefined the industry forever. The new safety concerns, the rise of virtual events. As a result, the landscape for 2021 is profoundly changed.
October 28, 2020 – We know having friends is generally good for your happiness and mental well-being. Likewise, keeping socially active and engaging in formal social activities like volunteering has been linked to better mental health.
If we love our cities, we’ll make better decisions about their future after the COVID-19
July 14, 2020 – It’s the most famous city slogan in the world: I Love New York. And yet, surprisingly, love doesn’t seem to play a part in how urban planners build cities. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the future for cities looks dire.
5 Reasons You Need to Become a Tourist in Your Own City
October 1, 2019 – Beautiful inspiring article about benefits of exploring your homecity, or the city you have been living in for many years. Here are the top 5 reasons why you should explore more your own city or country…