Always A Surprise

Diverse Mexico City's Offers Visitors New Adventures

Always A Surprise Mirta Rodriguez Arechiga says those who will be visiting her hometown of Mexico City are certain to find traffic congestion – along with wonderful museums, great nightlife, upscale hotels and a thriving cultural scene, reports Ian Stalker in this week's digital edition of Travel Courier. The... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

WestJet Encore Gets New President

WestJet Encore Gets New President WestJet has announced that Charles Duncan has been named as the new head of WestJet Encore, WestJet's regional airline. “Charles is a proven leader with extensive experience in operations, commercial and general management for global airlines,” said Gregg Saretsky, WestJet president and... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Appointments

A First For Juneyao

A First For Juneyao Juneyao Airlines has become the first airline to expand the Star Alliance network as a Connecting Partner. Under the Alliance’s partnership concept, the Shanghai-based airline now offers Star Alliance passengers new transfer opportunities at either of Shanghai’s two airports - Pudong... more ›
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Big Numbers For WTM

Big Numbers For WTM The World Travel Market Portfolio is set to smash last year's achievement of $7 billion worldwide industry deals after posting impressive visitor increases at its recent 2017 events -- WTM Latin America, WTM Africa and Arabian Travel Market. All three events, which took place this spring, have... more ›
Posted in Events, News

More From Emerald Waterways

More From Emerald Waterways Emerald Waterways has upped the ante in 2018, adding 17 new EmeraldACTIVE excursions and programs for passengers on nine of its most popular European itineraries. With the growing popularity of river cruising – on that's catching on with younger travellers – Emerald Waterways introduced... more ›
Posted in Cruise

Globus Steps It Up In Europe

Globus Steps It Up In Europe Stéphanie Bishop, managing director for the Globus family of brands in Canada, has unveiled the details of a new and convenient service for Canadian agents – the company can now provide port transfers for big-ship cruises in conjunction with a Monograms City Getaway or a Globus/Cosmos... more ›
Posted in Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Click Away And Win

Adventure Canada Teams Up With Nikon Canada

Click Away And Win Small-ship Arctic expedition operator Adventure Canada, and Nikon Canada have teamed up to encourage shutterbugs around the country to express exactly what Canadian adventure means to them. Photographers are encouraged to submit images that meditate on this theme for a chance to win passage... more ›
Posted in Contests, Tour Operators

All Dreams Welcome

California Makes A Big Push In Canada

All Dreams Welcome About 120 Toronto-area travel trade VIPs learned first hand that All Dreams Are Welcome in California, as a mega-delegation of the Golden state's top tourism executives greeted them at a reception and dinner (prepared by celebrity chef, Bob Blumer) last night (May 25). “Tonight, we want to... more ›
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Best Of Both Worlds

Kissimmee Meets The Trade In Toronto

Best Of Both Worlds Kissimmee, Florida, is proud to have some entertainment industry giants close to its doorstep. Denise Graham, Canadian representative for Experience Kissimmee Florida, says those staying in her central Florida city may actually find themselves closer to Walt Disney World than those staying in... more ›
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Experience Europe All Year Round

Experience Europe All Year Round Insight Vacations is offering Canadians a chance to experience Europe's fall colours, winter magic and spring blooms and discover the magic that's unique to those seasons. Until August 31, 2017, travellers are encouraged to book early to get the best possible deal and can save up to 7.5% per... more ›
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