Self-Drive Cars Raise Traveller Concerns
According to the annual Allianz Travel Insurance Vacation Confidence Index, if the “future were now,” travellers would feel safer on a rocket to space than being a passenger in a self-driving or autonomous vehicle.
And with the future fast approaching – as experimental transport... more ›
Stay Tuned For Canada's Biggest Travel Agents' Poll
Today's the big day, Agents' Choice 2017 is on its way to your Inbox – so stay tuned.
The ballots have been counted. The results have been tabulated. The stories have been written. The pages have been designed. And the 18th annual edition of the most comprehensive survey of Canadian travel... more ›
Posted in Agents' Choice Awards 2017
, Car Rental
, Motor Coach
, Responsible Travel
, Tour Operators
, Tourism Organizations
Rocky Mountaineer has introduced exclusive Early Booking Bonus offers available on qualifying 2018 package bookings of eight days or more in which travellers can receive up to $1,000 in added value.
The credit can be applied to everything from additional hotel nights to sightseeing tours and... more ›
Rocky Mountaineer Moves Into New Vancouver Headquarters
Impressive new head office digs for Rocky Mountaineer in Vancouver will have the effect of generating new product concepts, ideas and programs by staff, says the president of the rail-based vacation company.
“This will enable our employees to be more inspired, engaged and excited about their... more ›
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Rocky Mountaineer and Baxter Travel Media invite agents to take part in a free webinar on May 2.
From onboard cuisine and service levels to itineraries and guest demographics, Steve Farrelly (senior manager of Inside Sales) will provide agents with an overview of the award-winning Rocky... more ›
Known for its dollar-stretching motorcoach tours, it may come as a surprise that Cosmos also offer several tours which include travel by train.
For example, Cosmos offers travellers a chance to Experience Alaska with a choice of two itineraries, the 8 day Alaskan Adventure and the 12 day... more ›
For a limited time, travellers can extend their journey in Western Canada compliments of Rocky Mountaineer.
Through July 7, Rocky Mountaineer guests booking a qualifying vacation package of five days or more can extend their trip to spend an extra night to explore Seattle, Vancouver,... more ›
Rocky Mountaineer is encouraging solo travellers to take advantage of its “Go Solo” promotion available through May 15 on qualifying April or May packages of five days or more.
With the special, solo guests pay the per person double occupancy rate.
The Canadian Rockies Getaway Circle... more ›
Anthony Chamy has been appointed national sales manager, Canada, at Rocky Mountaineer.
Based in Montreal, Chamy will lead Rocky Mountaineer’s Canadian sales team in their business development and growth initiatives across all trade channels.
Chamy first joined Rocky Mountaineer in 2014... more ›
Canadian Travel Press Launches New Feature Celebrating Women in Travel
They're movers and shakers.
Their contributions have changed and continue to change the nature of travel, both in Canada and around the world.
And with this issue, Canadian Travel Press is recognizing their achievements – past, present and future – with the launch of an ongoing,... more ›