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Monthly Archives: February 2014

Business, Leisure Travel Stable: HAC

But Survey Reveals Ontario Business Travel Expected To Decline

Business, Leisure Travel Stable: HAC The latest results from the 2014 HAC Canadian Travel Intentions Survey show that business and leisure travel is projected to remain the same as last year. Eighty-one per cent of business travellers will be travelling more or the same for business in 2014. The exception is Ontario, where... more ›
Posted in News

Travel Underwriters Celebrates 50 Years

Travel Underwriters Celebrates 50 Years Travel Underwriters, one of Canada’s top travel insurance providers, celebrates 50 years in business this week. Patrick Robinson, president & CEO, attributes the company’s success to its strategic partnerships and a belief that the experience those partners and travellers have, is... more ›
Posted in News

TICO Charges

TICO Charges AAST Inc. has been charged with one count of operating as a travel retailer without registration contrary to the Ontario Travel Industry Act, 2002. AAST Inc. was registered with TICO until Nov. 1, 2012 and continued to operate after the registration was terminated. The first court appearance... more ›
Posted in News

Cuba Cruise Lets Kids Sail Free

Cuba Cruise Lets Kids Sail Free Cuba Cruise has launched several travel deals designed to entice last minute vacationers to the sunny Caribbean island all March long. Cuba Cruise’s “Kids Sail Free” offer is back for a limited time. The offer is valid on all sailings from March 1-24 and is combinable with the... more ›
Posted in Cruise, Specials

Relive The Sound Of Music With Uniworld

Relive The Sound Of Music With Uniworld Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection will offer exclusive performances by the granddaughter of the legendary Maria and Baron von Trapp whose story inspired The Sound of Music and instilled an imaginative musical appreciation in an entire generation. Uniworld Boutique River Cruise... more ›
Posted in Cruise

Christians Rally Behind Egypt

Christians Rally Behind Egypt The Egyptian Tourism Authority reports a worldwide Christian women’s association has organized a worship celebration for Egypt on March 7. The Women’s World Day Prayers, which dates back to 1812, reports the service of the celebration is written by Egyptian women under the theme of... more ›
Posted in Destinations

No-Charge Tuesdays

No-Charge Tuesdays Storm season on the west coast of Vancouver Island is at its most scenic on the beaches near Tofino, and one of the top places to stroll the windswept sand is at the Long Beach Lodge. Guests can lower the price of a visit by booking a three-night stay that includes a Tuesday night, because that... more ›
Posted in West

Building The Perfect Retreat

Arctic Kingdom invites travellers to build and stay in an igloo in Nunavut

Building The Perfect Retreat Check out this week's Travel Courier cover story that sees Arctic Kingdom -- http://www.ArcticKingdom.com -- inviting southerners to take part in a Nunavut block party of sorts. The Iqaluit-based tour operator is inviting those visiting Nunavut's capital in spring to spend a day building an... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Tour Operators

Globus Debuts 2014 Travel Agent Guide

Globus Debuts 2014 Travel Agent Guide As part of the Globus family of brands’ initiatives during its 2014 Year of the Travel Agent, the company has produced a comprehensive 76-page guide for agents full of insider tips and background information. In the guide, its four brands – Globus, Cosmos, Avalon Waterways and Monograms... more ›
Posted in News, Tour Operators

Cruising To Success

Cruise Shipping Miami Offers Agents Free Admission

Cruising To Success In addition to complimentary educational sessions presented by Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), Cruise Shipping Miami is offering travel agents free access to the industry’s largest and most prominent networking opportunity, a chance to walk the show floor all three days and... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Cruise, News