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Monthly Archives: July 2013

CELEBRITY MIXES IT UP

CELEBRITY MIXES IT UP Celebrity Cruises is shaking up the bar scene onboard by significantly expanding its selections of the beverage world's favourite comeback kid - the cocktail - with a selection of 30 entirely new craft cocktails offered exclusively on Celebrity's ships. Already known for its popular Molecular and... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News

GEORGIA STRAIT CROSSING OPTION

GEORGIA STRAIT CROSSING OPTION Travellers who prefer a more adventurous crossing of the Georgia Strait, between Vancouver and Victoria can get it aboard the Prince of Whales fleet, turning a standard journey into an adventure. Travelling with an onboard naturalist, the Prince of Whales crew will take passengers on a sailing to... more ›
Posted in News, West

VIDEO GAME HISTORY ON SHOW AT PHOENIX ART MUSEUM

VIDEO GAME HISTORY ON SHOW AT PHOENIX ART MUSEUM The Phoenix Art Museum has recently opened The Art of Video Games exhibit, which has travelled from the Smithsonian American Art Museum. The exhibition is one of the first to explore the 40-year evolution of video games, and it features some of the most influential artists and designers during five... more ›
Posted in News, West

AVALON LAUNCHES SPECIALIST PROGRAM

AVALON LAUNCHES SPECIALIST PROGRAM Agents who want to get on the wave of demand for river cruises - and close more sales with confidence - now have the chance to do so thanks to Avalon Waterways. The company, which offers an array of European itineraries on its own ships as well as cruises in the Mekong, Amazon, Mississippi,... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Cruise, News

SANDALS ROYAL BAHAMIAN TO UNDERGO RENOVATION

SANDALS ROYAL BAHAMIAN TO UNDERGO RENOVATION Sandals Royal Bahamian Spa Resort & Offshore Island in Nassau, Bahamas has begun a multi-million dollar renovation of the resort's Windsor building. Scheduled to be completed in January 2014, each of the building's 174 Junior Suites will undergo complete refurbishment, including the installation of... more ›
Posted in News, Resorts

INSIGHT SHOWCASES US, CANADA

INSIGHT SHOWCASES US, CANADA Insight Vacations' new 2014/15 USA & Canada brochure showcases the full spectrum of North America's diverse landscapes, from Hawaii's white sand beaches to Alaska's white-tipped glaciers. The new brochure includes 24 premium and gold luxury tours throughout Canada, the US, Hawaii and Alaska that... more ›
Posted in News, Tour Operators

VACATION.COM SETS OCTOBER DATES

VACATION.COM SETS OCTOBER DATES Vacation.com has announced dates for its 2013 Fall Regional Conferences throughout Canada, designed to inspire Vacation.com members to "Take the Lead"within their marketplaces. Registration, which is complimentary for Vacation.com members, is now open. "We're gearing up to capitalize on the... more ›
Posted in News, Travel Agents

ROUGE TO CHARGE FOR ONBOARD ENTERTAINMENT

ROUGE TO CHARGE FOR ONBOARD ENTERTAINMENT Air Canada rouge is advising agents that as of Aug. 1 a $5 fee will be charged for unlimited access to its in-flight entertainment system. Passengers will need to download the Air Canada App to access all in-flight entertainment if using an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPad touch. The app can be... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News

WESTJET LAUNCHES INTERACTIVE BROCHURE

WESTJET LAUNCHES INTERACTIVE BROCHURE WestJet Vacations has launched a new interactive brochure designed with travel agents in mind. The online tool allows agents to provide greater choice to clients by creating a tailored, personalized approach to planning vacation experiences. "We have created this interactive brochure with specific... more ›
Posted in News, Tour Operators

UN-CRUISE GETS SAILING THROUGH APRIL 2015

UN-CRUISE GETS SAILING THROUGH APRIL 2015 Un-Cruise Adventures' new brochure of adventures departing from November through April 2015 hits travel agents' desks starting this week. Eight vessels carrying 22-88 guests specialize in small group adventure cruises in Alaska, Hawaiian Islands, Mexico's Sea of Cortés, Columbia & Snake Rivers... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News
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