As one of the largest sectors of the economy, tourism supports regional vibrancy.
Useful Website Links:
The Saskatchewan Tourism Education Council provides online training for the tourism industry as well as resources and publications.
Travel and Tourism Research Association provides education and publications Sustainable Tourism
The Canadian Tourism Commission provides a number of online toolkits.
Visit the Impact Analysis Section of Grow Our Region for Practitioner Guides and examples of measuring the economic impact of tourism events.
IN THE MEMBERS ONLY SECTION YOU WILL FIND:
Farm and Ranch Alternative Enterprise and Agritourism Resource Evaluation Guide
Tourism Business Development and Financing Guide
Greening your business toolkit
Economic Impact of Tourism
Examples of Community Tourism Plans
Online Interactive Guide to developing tourism products
Developing tourism partnerships
Creative tourism clusters
Creating effective signage
Transformation of Place: Rural Renaissance in Prince Edward County Ontario is the focus of this five minute video on the creative economy and its impact on tourism in this rural region.