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Saskatoon Named in New York Times' 52 Places to Visit

Published: Jan 10, 2018
For Immediate Release - Saskatoon Named in New York Times' 52 Places to Visit

City ranks #18 in prestigious annual list.

Saskatoon, SK - January 10, 2018 - Earlier today, The New York Times released their list of "52 Places to Visit in 2018" - a highly regarded international ranking of cities, regions, and countries that travellers should explore. Tourism Saskatoon is thrilled to announce that Saskatoon has placed #18 on the list.

Saskatoon is the only Canadian destination listed on the comprehensive compilation, which ranks New Orleans as #1, and exotic locations such as the Caribbean and Patagonia as other must see destinations.

"Relationships we have forged over the years with travel outlets and our local partners is paying off, as Saskatoon continues to get recognition as an up-and-coming destination," says Aviva Kohen, Director of Media at Tourism Saskatoon. "Having recognition in such a highly regarded publication and list is a huge opportunity to get our destination known across the globe."

The New York Times highlights the Remai Modern as "a centerpiece of Saskatoon's redeveloping riverfront". Other mentions include Saskatoon's award winning and expanded airport, and the soon-to-be-opened Alt Hotel at River Landing.

CONTACT:
Aviva Kohen
Director of Media
Tourism Saskatoon
Direct: (306) 931-7585
akohen@tourismsaskatoon.com 

Todd Brandt President and CEO
Tourism Saskatoon
Direct: (306) 931-7574
tbrandt@tourismsaskatoon.com
101-202 Fourth Avenue North, Saskatoon, SK S7K 0K1
Phone: (306) 242-1206 | Fax: (306) 242-1955 | 1-800-567-2444