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The Luck Of The Irish

Insight Partners With Tourism Ireland On Destination Spotlight Series

The Luck Of The Irish 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 ›
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Canadian Operators Explore South England

Canadian Operators Explore South England A group of Canadian tour operator reps attended the ExploreGB travel marketplace in Brighton recently, then took part in an intensive post-conference tour that covered many key attractions in southern England, reports Press Today's Ted Davis who was on hand for the show. Amongst them was... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, On The Road Again, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

Another Surprise From Transat

30th Anniversary Celebrations Continue

Another Surprise From Transat Transat has unveiled another surprise for travel agents today (March 13) as part of its 30th anniversary celebrations. For every booking of a Transat product made by midnight today, it will automatically earn agents a chance to win one of three trips for two people that will be drawn at... more ›
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No More Pretending

Merit Goes Global As Deal With H.I.S. Co. Paves Way For Growth

No More Pretending Welcome to the future! While there's no sign with that message actually hanging outside Merit Travel's offices these days, there probably should be as the mood emanating from the company's Toronto headquarters – following its blockbuster deal with Japan's H.I.S. Co. Ltd. – is on the... more ›
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Tools For The Trade

San Francisco Unveils 2017 Planner's Guide

Tools For The Trade The San Francisco Travel Association has unveiled the 2017 edition of its new Travel Planner's Guide. It's available free of charge for travel agents, tour operators and other travel professionals. This reference guide can be ordered online by going to and clicking... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

Always Something Surprising

India Beckons Canadians To Discover Its Wonders

Always Something Surprising The Canadian director for India Tourism says a visit to his homeland will never be mundane. Anil Oraw told a Feb. 23 Toronto gathering that, “there's something surprising always” in his homeland, with the country's disparate jurisdictions including the southern state of Kerala, a... more ›
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ACV Picks A Winner

ACV Picks A Winner Air Canada Vacations (ACV) has named Max Rositsan of Travelsavers -- Ontario as the winner of its recent Huatulco contest. For booking the most passengers to ACV's exclusive properties -- Isla Natura Beach and La Isla Huatulco and Beach Club -- Rositsan has won two air tickets in Air... more ›
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Canadian Agent Gives Back

Liberty Of The Seas Godmother Supports Communities In Mali And Bolivia

Canadian Agent Gives Back It's safe to say that Donnalea Madeley's 'best day ever,' may well be April 8, although she's had some pretty good days. In fact, the Travel Agent Next Door (TTAND) retailer was named godmother of the Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas in recognition of her philanthropic work, and on April... more ›
Posted in Events, News, Responsible Travel, Travel Agents

Mixing And Mingling With Goway

Mixing And Mingling With Goway Goway says those feeling Down because of winter weather should look at the largest destination falling Under the banner of its South Pacific lineup. The company's Shirley Rourke told a Feb. 22 Toronto gathering that the tour operator wants travel agents “to sell Australia with... more ›
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Learn More About Germany

Don't Miss This Webinar On Feb. 28

Learn More About Germany The German National Tourist Office (GNTO) and Baxter Travel Media invite agents to take part in an agent webinar on Tuesday, February 28. Registration is free for all travel agents. From quaint city centers with half-timbered houses and cobblestone streets, to trendy quarters flaunting... more ›
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