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Travel Deals: Tofino, Montreal and Toronto

Skiing and Other Travel Deals on Globetrotting Mama for March 6. A man skis Big White Ski Resort.

Our round-up of travel deals this week takes you from the shores of Vancouver Island to the streets of Montreal, with vacation ideas that are still well-timed for a March Break getaway. This March, the people of Tofino, BC welcome travellers to their quiet town and whales to their shores. The Pacific Rim Whale Festival takes place March 14 – 22, a festival of family friendly activities celebrate the annual return of the migrating Pacific grey whales. Stay in town or nearby for a West Coast getaway. Visit the Pacific Rim Whale Festival website for more info. There are so many wonderful reasons to visit Montreal – the people, the culture, the food… and so many sites and museums to explore. Here’s a great way to play and save: the Family Package (available all year) means visitors staying at a participating hotel can grab some free attraction tickets for the kids. Here’s the full info on the Montreal Family Pass. There’s still time to plan your ski vacation for this March Break and here’s a deal that will make it more affordable! The Canadian Ski Council’s Snow Pass offers children in Grades 4 and 5 three free lift tickets good…

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Win! Toronto’s Ultimate Travel Show

If you’re planning to be in Toronto this weekend and you love travel like I do, then you’re in luck! Toronto’s Ultimate Travel Show runs this weekend: January 26 and 27 at the Direct Energy Centre. The show, an annual event, is a mix of exhibitors from worldwide destinations, speakers who’ve got tips on how to plan (and have) the best vacation ever and entertainment too. Whether you’re planning your next vacation (and I mean, really, who isn’t?) or you want to take a shot at auditioning to be the host of Travel+Escape’s new “My Top 10” travel show, you need to be here. Let me help. We’re giving away 5 pairs of tickets to the show. The catch? You’ve got to enter to win.  The contest ends tonight at midnight and winners will need to be able to pick up their tickets at the show on the weekend. Ready? Go! a Rafflecopter giveaway  

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