Did you know that in Saskatchewan we call a hoodie a “bunny hug?” How about the fact that Saskatchewan is home more than 100,000 lakes, rivers and bogs? The province that may be hard to say but easy to draw is full of amazing and awesome things. Here is just a few that you probably never knew….
Photo credit: Western Development Museum, Saskatoon
What’s even more amazing is that we’ve been creating and innovating some interesting things for a long, long time.
Thinking about coming to check out the province that you’d normally just fly over? 2013 is a great year to do it with Saskatchewan hosting the 101st Grey Cup, The Junos, and The CIS Men’s Hockey University Cup to name a few events.
Here are some fun Saskatchewan tourism facts:
- Over $2 billion spent by travellers to and within Saskatchewan in 2011
- 11.5 million total visits in 2011
- Approximately 4,000 tourism-related businesses in Saskatchewan