From Dec. 3-5, WestJet looked into the future as it hosted more than 40 members of its Travel Agent Advisory Board (TAAB) at the Paradisus Playa del Carmen in Mexico for its annual conference.
Representing more than 30 agency partners from across Canada, the TAAB participated in discussions... more ›
Two notable emperors were bullish about Istanbul. Napoleon demonstrated his appreciation for the city when he stated that, “If Earth was a single state, its capital would be Constantinople” as Istanbul was called for much of its existence, while Roman emperor Constantine made it the capital... more ›
On the heels of its inaugural Canadian flights out of Montreal, low-fare carrier Norwegian is set to launch its first transatlantic service from Canada with daily service from Hamilton, Ont. to Dublin, Ireland on March 31, 2019.
To celebrate the new service, Norwegian, Tourism Ireland and... more ›
Canadians will find that it is easier to discover Anguilla this winter.
Beginning in November and continuing through February, Canadian airlines – including WestJet, Air Canada, Sunwing, and Air Transat – will be rolling out additional flights to Saint Martin's Princess Juliana... more ›
Canada, travel agents and a whole lot more were topics of the first of a two-part conversation when Canadian Travel Press sat down with the Lufthansa Group's senior vice-president sales for Lufthansa Hub Airlines and chief commercial officer (CCO) Hub Frankfurt, Heike Birlenbach.
“The... more ›
Although Air Canada's newly announced year-round non-stop flights from Toronto to Vienna on the 787-9 Dreamliner don't take off until April 29, 2019, Nino Montagnese, managing director of Air Canada Vacations, said the time for clients to book is now.
“You don't get a better price the closer... more ›
Sunwing Airlines celebrated its new partnership with Menzies Aviation last week at Toronto Pearson International Airport.
The carrier has signed a new three-year contract with the global aviation services specialist, who will be responsible for passenger services, ramp handling and cabin... more ›
Air Canada unveiled its newest Maple Leaf Lounge yesterday (Dec. 4) at LaGuardia Airport in New York City.
The new lounge, conveniently located after security near Air Canada's gates, is the first airline lounge to open in the new Terminal B Eastern Concourse.
With capacity for up to 126... more ›
UK, Canada Agree On New Post-Brexit Air Deal
For those of you worrying about what would happen to transatlantic routes between Canada and the UK when the UK leaves the European Union, well worry no more.
The UK's transport secretary, Chris Grayling has announced that the UK has reached a new air services arrangement with Canada which... more ›
WestJet has expanded its codeshare relationship with Qantas by placing its WS code and flight numbers on Qantas-operated flights between Los Angeles and Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
“Expanding our partnership with Qantas provides our guests greater global travel options and... more ›