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Conquest Vacations has been in the business of providing holidays in the sun for Canadians for over 30 years. The company, with it's headquarters in Toronto and regional offices in Halifax and Vancouver, provides holiday and air only travel from all the major gateways across Canada. In order to cater to the varying tastes and preferences of the discerning travellers, Conquest provides a multitude of destinations and a variety of hotels for its customers to choose from.

Established in 1972 by owner and President Robbie Goldberg, Conquest Vacations has evolved into one of Canada's largest and most successful tour operators. Conquest began conservatively operating short duration motor coach trips to Florida and ski destinations. Always willing to try something different and offer new experiences to the travelling public, Conquest offered charter train trips to the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal. Today Conquest continues to be innovators in the Travel industry.

With the constant addition of new and unique destinations, there is always something new for the Canadian traveller to experience.

During the 70's, 80's and 90's Conquest continued to grow and soon became a major player in the holiday charter market flying Canadians to a multitude of tropical destinations. During the same period air only charter flights were introduced to destinations in Canada, Britain, Europe and a number of destinations in the United States.

Today Conquest Vacations, with offices in Toronto, Vancouver and Halifax, carries close to a million passengers from gateways across Canada offering both air only flights and complete package holidays. Working closely with professional travel agents across the country, Conquest now offers destinations in Canada, Britain, Europe, Florida, The Caribbean, The Bahamas, Cuba, Mexico, Central America and Las Vegas, Nevada. Just this past year Conquest became Canada's largest tour operator to Las Vegas carrying almost...