Seven Big Disruptors For 2019
Over the past year, Canadian Travel Press' Women In Travel series has featured some remarkable individuals who impact the industry, both in Canada and around the world. In the first of a two-part end-of-the-year roundup article, some of the experts previously profiled in the section reveal what... more ›
Azores Airlines is preparing to offer travel agents more money and their clients departing from Toronto more choices.
The carrier, which will close out 2019 with four weekly flights between Toronto and the Azores' Ponta Delgada, will see daily service between the destinations during the peak... more ›
New Karisma Resort Set To Open In January 2019
Ahead of its Jan. 7 opening date, travel agents got an exclusive preview of Xolumado Inspiration Village by Karisma during the 11th annual Gourmet Inclusive Vacation Consultant Sales & Marketing Forum held recently in the Riviera Maya.
Located on 2.5 acres surrounded by lush vegetation,... more ›
J.D. O'Hara has been named as president of the Travel Leaders Group as that company embarks on further strategic growth initiatives for its family of travel brands.
In the newly-created role, O'Hara will oversee and work closely with the various Travel Leaders Group brand presidents to... more ›
Sandals Resorts International recently celebrated the 17th Annual Sandals Travel Agency Recognition (S.T.A.R.) Awards – in which Canadian agents fared well – during a gala ceremony at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort.
More than 400 agents from North America, Latin America and the United Kingdom... more ›
Scenic Group Canada has announced the move of senior director of sales, Derek Legault into the dual role of director of national sales and BDM Southwestern Ontario.
“After 25 years of working in the travel industry, four of them with Scenic, and living on Canada's west coast, I am very... more ›
MSC Cruises' MSC Armonia has arrived in Miami, in preparation for its first ever sailing from the US to Cuba.
MSC Armonia has begun sailing seven-night Caribbean itineraries year-round departing from Miami and calling at Montego Bay, Jamaica; Georgetown, Cayman Islands; and Cozumel, Mexico... more ›
Come For The Run, Stay For The Fun
Run Barbados celebrated the 36th anniversary of its popular running series on the weekend, Dec. 7-9. More than 2,300 runners, from casual to competitive, travelled to Bridgetown, Barbados from 23 countries to participate in a weekend full of various running events, reports Press Today's Ashley... more ›
About 60 travel trade types were taken on a tasty journey of Germany last night (Dec. 10) by Julia Dywelski, director of marketing & sales, Canada for the German National Tourist Office.
Joined by partners, Lufthansa and Wines of Germany, the Flavours of Germany event was held at... more ›
Waxing eloquent about Australia will pay dividends for a Canadian travel agent.
Tourism Australia is seeking a talented Canadian agent to become a part of a new VIP program.
The tourism body is inviting those who have completed introductory modules of its Aussie Specialist Program (ASP)... more ›