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Monthly Archives: January 2014

Doing The Right Thing

Tour East Won't Be Implementing A Surcharge

Doing The Right Thing Tour East Holidays will not be implementing surcharges. "There are always currency risks in the travel business and it's up to the travel company to manage those risks," observed Tour East president Annie Tsu in announcing that the tour operator will not "pass along such a burden to its... more ›
Posted in Tour Operators

Travel Counsellors Goes Global With Incentive

Travel Counsellors Goes Global With Incentive Travel Counsellors has launched a global sales incentive to its worldwide family of agents this month. The "TC Treasures of the Caribbean" challenge, in partnership with the Virgin Atlantic, Harlequin Hotels and Resorts and Sandals, sees all 1,300 Travel Counsellors across seven countries... more ›
Posted in Travel Agents

Invade Britain With Monograms

Invade Britain With Monograms You'll love this "yeah, yeah, yeah, yeaaaaaaah!" Couldn't resist. And apparently neither could Monograms because just in time for the 50th anniversary of the official start of the "British Invasion" -- Feb. 9, 1964 (the day the Beatles debuted on the Ed Sullivan Show) -- Monograms is providing... more ›
Posted in Tour Operators

Emirates Ramps Up Its Tourism Promotion

Emirates Ramps Up Its Tourism Promotion The Ruler of Dubai, UAE vice-president and prime minister, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has issued a new law that establishes a new body -- the Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DCTCM). The new DCTCM is an affiliate of the Dubai government's... more ›
Posted in Destinations

Top Family Day travel destinations unveiled

Domestic destinations retain their popularity

Top Family Day travel destinations unveiled Hotwire.com has unveiled the 10 most popular destinations for Canadian travellers for Family Day 2014. This year, domestic destinations maintain their popularity, with six of the top 10 cities being domestic locations. While the top five cities on the list remain virtually unchanged from... more ›
Posted in News

Cupid If You Will

Cupid If You Will Cupid will be aiming his bow at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre and The Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver Airport for the 2014 Valentine's Weekend as both hotels will be featuring a pampered and relaxing romantic getaway that's bookable for the evenings of Feb. 14, Feb. 15 or Feb. 16. Upon... more ›
Posted in West

Crystal implementing record fare hikes

Crystal implementing record fare hikes Due to overwhelmingly positive response and significant increase in booking activity since launching Jan. 3 to Feb. 28 “Book Now Fares” and offers, Crystal Cruises is raising rates on a record number of luxury cruises on March 1. Cruise fares will increase on 94% of all currently... more ›
Posted in Cruise

Tourism Ireland celebrates record year

Tourism Ireland celebrates record year Tourism Ireland reports the island of Ireland had a record year for visitors from North America in 2013. CSO Overseas Tourism statistics released yesterday show the total number of visitors from North America in 2013 amounted to 1.158 million, exceeding the previous record set in 2008, and... more ›
Posted in Destinations

Goway has new agent incentives

Goway has new agent incentives Goway Travel has announced the return of its popular “Sell Islands Month,” as well as several new agent incentives. Featured destinations include Tahiti, Fiji, Cook Islands, Tonga, Samoa, the Maldives, Mauritius, and Seychelles. Agent e-blasts, e-zines, some new specials and travel... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Tour Operators

Silversea enhances log-in area of web site

Silversea enhances log-in area of web site Silversea Cruises has unveiled its latest innovation to make travel planning easier -- the new “My Silversea” personal log-in area at Silversea.com, enabling both travel agents and guests to conveniently update profiles and preferences, arrange activities prior to a reserved voyage, and... more ›
Posted in Cruise
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