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Air Transat Evacuating Florida Customers

Air Transat Evacuating Florida Customers Air Transat continues its rescue operation and is evacuating its passengers that are in the trajectory of Hurricane Irma. The company is deploying a total of four flights to Florida to evacuate its clients there – two flights to Fort Lauderdale and two to Orlando. The aircraft are... more ›
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Florida Resort Woos Canadians

Sirata Beach Has The All-Inclusive Touch

Florida Resort Woos Canadians The Sirata Beach Resort in St. Pete Beach, Florida, can truly lay claim to being a pioneering presence in Florida's tourism trade. Cricket Wagner, the property's director of sales, told a Thursday Toronto gathering that the Gulf of Mexico-fronting property is likely the only resort in all of... more ›
Posted in Florida, Hotels, News, Resorts

Personalizing The Experience

Universal Orlando Resort Unveils New Resources For Agents

Personalizing The Experience Universal Orlando Resort has unveiled its first-ever customer service team dedicated exclusively to travel agents. The highly-trained team will provide agents with more support and resources than ever before, reinforcing Universal Orlando's commitment to the travel agent community. The... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Florida, News, Resorts, Travel Agents

Hilton Sandestin Calls For Snowbirds

Hilton Sandestin Calls For Snowbirds The Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa – located on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast – has unveiled a special “Snowbird Program” with rates starting at US$90 a night. Benefits of the program include daily breakfast, a complimentary full breakfast buffet served from 7 a.m.... more ›
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Canadian Deal From Universal Orlando Resort

Canadian Deal From Universal Orlando Resort Canadian residents can now take advantage of an offer for a Universal Orlando Resort 3-park vacation package. Starting at just $99 per adult, per night, travel agents can book their clients a five-night vacation package that includes hotel accommodations, admission to Universal Studios... more ›
Posted in Florida, Resorts, Specials, Travel Agents

On The Road At Volcano Bay

Universal Orlando Resort's Newest Theme Park Is A Blast

On The Road At Volcano Bay Amidst the threat of a tornado warning, Universal Orlando Resort offered a sneak peek at its newest theme park -- Volcano Bay -- yesterday, an impressive 25-acre water park which will celebrate its grand opening today (May 25), attended by PressToday's Greg Coates. Replacing Universal's... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, Florida, News, On The Road Again

Universal Plans Christmas Surprise

Something Special Happening At The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter

Universal Plans Christmas Surprise Universal Orlando Resort has a special Christmas surprise planned, unveiling details of a brand new experience is coming to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter as part of its destination-wide Holiday celebration. Plus, Universal Orlando Resort will also have a brand-new parade featuring Macy's... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, Florida, News

SeaWorld Poised To Debut Infinity Falls

SeaWorld Poised To Debut Infinity Falls SeaWorld Orlando has announces its latest attraction – Infinity Falls – and it's set to debut in the summer of 2018. Thrilling rapids will roar through the brand new rainforest river experience, while adventure-seeking guests plunge down the world's tallest river rapid drop. Jim Dean,... more ›
Posted in Florida, News, Tourism Organizations

ACV Puts Spotlight On Florida

ACV Puts Spotlight On Florida The Air Canada Vacations Roadshow presented by Visit Florida rolled into town last night (April 18), providing travel agents with updates on what’s new in the Sunshine State, reports Press Today's Ann Ruppenstein who was on hand for the event. “We’re very excited to be here to... more ›
Posted in Events, Florida, News, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations

Florida Keeps On Setting Records

Florida Keeps On Setting Records The Sunshine State has set another tourism record – welcoming the highest amount of visitors of any nine months in the state’s history with 85 million visitors. This record amount represents a 5.5% increase over the year. In the third quarter of 2016 (July-September), 26.9 million... more ›
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