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Where do you want to go today?

By laurie Comments Off on Where do you want to go today?

Nanaimo Airport is the gateway to your dream destination, regardless if it’s across the country or around the world, YCD has the air service to get you there.  Although technically Nanaimo has non-stop services to Vancouver and Calgary, the reality is through those two airports there are connections to more than 254 destinations worldwide. Imagine […]




Her Hollywood Lifeline

By sandra Comments Off on Her Hollywood Lifeline

Actor and talent coach Jacqui Kaese didn’t know if her industry would take her seriously if she relocated to Nanaimo. The answer came soon after the move when director Jonathan Glazer phoned to ask if she would come to New York City to coach 11-year-old Cameron Bright, her client. He had just landed what would […]




A Travel Policy Shift

By sandra Comments Off on A Travel Policy Shift

It’s no small task promoting Vancouver Island as one of the world’s top travel destinations. Each year Dave Petryk and his staff at Tourism Vancouver Island fly to 30 consumer and trade shows around the globe to spread the word. The switch to easier business travel In the past, Dave’s team would depart from Vancouver […]




Time is Money

By sandra Comments Off on Time is Money

Time is money. And André Sullivan is in the business of making the most of both. He’s a high net worth wealth manager who travels once a month to see clients in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver. Nanaimo Airport, he says, is the only way he could possibly see them all regularly. It’s quick and […]