Travel to Canada on the rise

Travel insurance

According to sales data from travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth, travel to Canada is growing at a faster rate than the site’s other popular destinations. According to a spokesperson for Squaremouth it has become the third most popular international destination for American travellers, a spot that was previously held by France.

North American destinations are on the rise, with Canada and Mexico having experienced the greatest growth in American travellers in 2016. The growth in the number of travellers visiting Canada in 2016 was 41 per cent, which outpaced Mexico’s 23-per-cent increase, while the year-over-year growth rate for the US was 12 per cent.