Don’t forget to check the conversion rates before flying over to the East Coast.
According to a new Air Canada ad, Atlantic Canada is independent from the rest of Canada (which is comforting, given that we rely on the company to fly us to different geographical regions around the world).
The graphic was originally sent out in an email, advertising a 15 per cent savings for a “flight between Canada and Atlantic Canada”, which is almost like saying “save on your flight from Canada to Vancouver.”
Obviously, Twitter exploded with hilarious reactions:
Welcome to Atlantic Canada, the world’s newest country according to Air Canada: Atlantic Canada is separate from… http://t.co/TIk97aA3Ab
— breakingNSnews (@BreakingNSNews) March 25, 2015
— Patricia (@pgzwicker) March 25, 2015
@AirCanada so will I need to bring a passport with me when I go home to Atlantic Canada?
— Paul smith (@Thisdumbguy) March 26, 2015
— Kurtis Billard (@KCBillard) March 25, 2015
— World Atlas (@worldatlas) March 25, 2015
For some people though, the idea of an independent East Coast seemed pretty exciting:
— scottyandtony (@scottyandtony) March 26, 2015
— Alex (@Clippo) March 25, 2015
Then, of course, people had some questions for the world’s newest country:
— Nimmi Perera (@NimmiPerera) March 26, 2015
— Mrs. Snarky (@cal_rn) March 25, 2015
As for Air Canada’s reaction? Well…
— Air Canada (@AirCanada) March 25, 2015