OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) is pleased to announce it has won two 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards.
CAA won for favourite Canadian travel magazine and favourite Canadian travel guidebook. CAA publishes six regional magazines dedicated to travel, automotive and other topics of interest to its Members. Collectively, the magazines have a circulation of 4.3 million. CAA's 33 guidebooks, published twice annually, cover North American travel destinations from Atlantic Canada to California.
The two awards mark the first time CAA has been named a TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice Favourite.
"For decades, Canadians have trusted CAA to deliver accurate, unbiased travel information and insight," says Jeff Walker, chief strategy officer and vice president, public affairs at CAA. "We're proud the TripAdvisor community has put CAA's travel publications top of mind. We're the travel experts you can always count on to help you plan and book your trip from start to finish."
TripAdvisor is the world's largest travel website. Every year, it identifies top travel products and services by polling its users. The Travellers' Choice Favorites awards began in 2013, highlighting brands preferred by Canadian travellers.
The six regional magazines CAA publishes are known as WestWorld (British Columbia), AMA Insider (Alberta), CAA Saskatchewan Magazine, CAA Manitoba Magazine, CAA Magazine (Ontario and Atlantic Canada) and Touring (Quebec).
CAA is a federation of nine clubs providing over 6 million Members with exceptional emergency roadside service, complete automotive and travel services, member savings and comprehensive insurance services. CAA also advocates on issues of concern to its members, including road safety, the environment, mobility, infrastructure and consumer protection.
TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site, enabling travellers to plan and book the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers advice from millions of travellers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools that check hundreds of websites to find the best hotel prices. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 350 million unique monthly visitors, and more than 290 million reviews and opinions covering 5.3 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 47 countries worldwide.
SOURCE Canadian Automobile Association
For further information: Julia Kent, Manager, Public Affairs, CAA National, 613-240-9992, firstname.lastname@example.org