Vegan Air Canada passenger stunned at lack of airline meals

Vegan Air Canada passenger stunned at lack of airline meals

A woman was left stunned and annoyed after she ordered several vegan meals on a plane – but was served nothing more than a bottle of water during meal service. Miriam Porter, a travel blogger who goes by the TikTok handle ‘the kind traveller’, was on an Air Canada flight traveling from Toronto, Canada to … Read more

New Hamilton hotel tax takes effect in January

Hamilton’s Sheraton Hotel. According to tourism and culture director Carrie Brooks-Joiner, the industry is “anxious and supportive” of the investment the city’s new hotel tax will generate.

Guests staying in Hamilton hotels will pay a four per cent tax starting next year that’s meant to support local tourism. The municipal accommodation tax, which is to take effect Jan. 1, comes as the hospitality sector recovers from the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic. The industry is “anxious and supportive” of the investment the … Read more

‘In high demand’: Gas prices increasing seasonal camping demand in Flamborough

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The Dana Family from left: Four-year-old Kiaran, mom Kay Noor, Kiazan, 1, and dad Sam play in the sand at Valens Conservation Area on July 31. The Hamilton Conservation Authority says Valens Lake is seeing higher camping attendance this year than 2021 – which was already a record year. Soaring gas prices are keeping people … Read more

C420 sailing North American Championship Regatta hits the water in Ridgeway

C420 sailing North American Championship Regatta hits the water in Ridgeway

Sailors from across North America gathered at the Buffalo Canoe Club in Ridgeway to participate in the C420 North American Championship Regatta. Sailors from across North America gathered at the Buffalo Canoe Club in Ridgeway to participate in the C420 North American Championship Regatta. The event kicked off July 26 and was held over four … Read more