Destinations

Porter Brings Florida’s Space Coast Closer to Home

Porter Brings Florida’s Space Coast Closer to Home Residents in a trio of Ontario cities are now being offered direct Porter Airlines flights to Florida's Space Coast, home to varied attractions that includes the site that sends objects skyward to heights that far surpass the altitudes the Porter planes reach on their journeys south. Porter... more ›
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Pulse Travel Marketing to rep VISIT FLORIDA

Pulse Travel Marketing to rep VISIT FLORIDA VISIT FLORIDA has chosen destination marketing firm Pulse Travel Marketing as its new in-market representative for Canada. The firm will work with VISIT FLORIDA staff, agencies and in-state partners to “ensure that the Sunshine State is prominently positioned with the travel trade and key... more ›
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Record Setting

Israel Sees 25% Increase In Tourist Arrivals

Record Setting Israel has set an all-time record for tourist arrivals with 3.6 million people visiting in 2017 – up 25% over 2016. According to the Central Bureau of Statistics, the final tourism statistics for 2017 are as follows: 3,611,800 million tourist entries were recorded, 25% increase on 2016 and... more ›
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Halifax On The Rise

Halifax On The Rise Halifax may want to get ready for an influx of visitors this year after the Maritime city was recognized as a winner in the 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards for “Destinations on the Rise,” ranking four out of 10 globally. “We are delighted to have Halifax recognized by Trip... more ›
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Tauck Offers Savings For Solo Travellers

Tauck Offers Savings For Solo Travellers Tauck is once again welcoming solo travellers with special savings in 2018. Most notably, the company has again eliminated the single supplement on its Category 1 European riverboat cabins, waiving the supplement entirely for those cabins on each departure of every Tauck river cruise... more ›
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Universal Orlando Set For Mardi Gras Fun

Universal Orlando Set For Mardi Gras Fun Universal Orlando Resort has announced the headlining acts of its 2018 Mardi Gras celebration – described as the most authentic Mardi Gras event outside of New Orleans, complete with Cajun-style cuisine, dazzling costumed performers and a parade with countless beads. From Feb. 3 through... more ›
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Montreal Expects 4% Increase in Tourist Numbers

Montreal Expects 4% Increase in Tourist Numbers Montreal is proving popular with tourists. According to Tourisme Montréal projections, the city will receive 11.6 million visitors – a 4% annual increase – this year and approximately $4.3 billion in tourist spending. This growth will be primarily attributable to the overseas market,... more ›
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New Embassy Suites Opens in Houston

New Embassy Suites Opens in Houston Embassy Suites by Hilton has expanded in Houston, Texas with the opening of the 208-suite Embassy Suites by Hilton Houston West – Katy. The all-suite hotel is situated about 30 miles from both of Houston's main airports and is located near the Park 10 Business District on the west side of... more ›
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Turkey Tourism Numbers On The Rise

Turkey Tourism Numbers On The Rise Turkey tourist numbers continue to rise. Turkey, home to 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, continues to attract visitors with its rich culture, history, stunning landscapes and gastronomical delights. Turkey attracted 30.7 million foreign visitors in the first 11 months of 2017, the Culture... more ›
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NĀRAT Hosting ‘Ultimate Egypt’ Fam

NĀRAT Hosting ‘Ultimate Egypt’ Fam NĀRAT is inviting agents on an exclusive educational fam to Egypt, May 22-29. Participating agents will learn about Egypt’s selling highlights with all major sites visited, including the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Valley of the Kings and the historic locations of Luxor, Kom Ombo,... more ›
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