Exploding Myths, Exceeding Expectations
Doug Patterson wants to set the record straight when it comes to motorcoach tours.
Patterson, president of Collette Canada, says there are a number of beliefs he wants to dispel about a product that accounts for a large share of Collette's business, reports Ian Stalker in this week's digital... more ›
World Expeditions has released a brochure detailing its “active adventure holidays” and “immersive cultural journeys” for 2017 and 2018.
Among the options is Nepal's Great Himalaya Trail, a 152-day trek across Nepal's section of the trail.
As well, the company has self-guided... more ›
Air Canada Vacations (ACV) has introduced flexible duration, short-stay getaways to the Caribbean – including Barbados, Nassau, Turks & Caicos, Bermuda, Guadeloupe, Martinique and Panama City.
Featured properties from Toronto to Barbados include the four-star Accra Beach Hotel &... more ›
Transat has announced the names of its second winners for its “Surprise Dates Contest,” part of the company’s 30th anniversary celebrations. They are: Diana Fournier of Glenny Travel Ltd. in Fort Erie, Ont. (Ontario-Atlantic), Kathy Hannah of Roblin Travel Service Ltd. in Chilliwack, BC... more ›
Through March 24, Sunwing is offering “Spring Loaded Savings” at a host of resorts and destinations to suit every traveller’s tastes.
And, depending on the resort chosen, many travellers will enjoy exclusive Sunwing perks – from valued-added benefits for families such as Kids Stay,... more ›
Purpose Beyond Profit
Just over one-week on the job as the newly appointed CEO of the Intrepid Group, James Thornton – the first non-founding member to hold the gig – shared the story of how the trade played a vital role in getting the tour operator off the ground back in 1989, reports Ann Ruppenstein in this... more ›
Outer Shores Expeditions, which provides wilderness and cultural experiences by sail on Canada’s Pacific Coast, has partnered with Sierra Club BC for a pair of upcoming expedition sailings that highlight the extraordinary efforts being made to ensure this vital part of the planet remain... more ›
Trafalgar Canada has welcomed Kelsey Wormstone as its new sales manager for Ottawa and northern/eastern Ontario.
Wormstone has worked several years in the travel industry, both as a travel agent for Flight Centre and most recently with Scenic Tours in Britain.
In her past roles, Wormstone... more ›
GLP Worldwide is teaming up with the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) and the Taiwan Tourism Bureau (TTB) and will partner on various marketing and promotional activities to help boost visitor numbers to both Asian destinations.
“We want to expand our presence and footprint with Canadian... more ›
Insight Partners With Tourism Ireland On Destination Spotlight Series
Insight Vacations is launching its Destination Spotlight series – which highlights a specific country and all of the things that travellers can experience on an Insight tour.
And to kick off this initiative, the tour company has partnered with Tourism Ireland for March and April, just in... more ›