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Monthly Archives: January 2015

Sandals Offers Agents ‘Engagement Season’ Tips

Sandals Offers Agents ‘Engagement Season’ Tips Following the most popular time to pop the question and as the New Year gears up with wedding planning, Sandals Resorts has announced dates for its “Engagement Season Tips & Tools” webinars designed exclusively for travel agent partners. As Sandals and Beaches know the importance of... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Resorts

Lufthansa Welcomes New Jumbo to Frankfurt

Lufthansa Welcomes New Jumbo to Frankfurt The Lufthansa Group continues with the modernization of its fleet, welcoming its 16th Boeing 747-8 Tuesday (Jan. 27) as scheduled at its future home in Frankfurt. Following a nine-hour transfer flight from Seattle, the newest “Queen of the Skies” joined Lufthansa’s jumbo fleet,... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News

Suzuki Foundation Joins Aeroplan Program

Suzuki Foundation Joins Aeroplan Program The David Suzuki Foundation is Aeroplan's newest charitable partner in its Beyond Miles program. The partnership was launched with a donation of one million Aeroplan Miles. Developed with member passions in mind, Beyond Miles is a program that enables members to donate miles to Canadian... more ›
Posted in News

Insight Appointment

Insight Appointment Farah Khamis has been appointed sales manager – Prairies, for Insight Vacations Canada. Khamis has been with Insight since January 2013, beginning her career in the reservations department. She comes to her new role with extensive product knowledge, passion and enthusiasm for sales,... more ›
Posted in Appointments, Tour Operators

Puerto Rico to Host International Tourism Expo

Puerto Rico to Host International Tourism Expo The Puerto Rico Tourism Company reports that ETI - Expo de Turismo Internacional, will take place at the Puerto Rico Convention Center, May 13-16. The inaugural international tourism expo, ETI - Puerto Rico, is designed to showcase the beauty, sports, nature, adventure and gastronomy... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News

New Branding for Oahu Hotel

New Branding for Oahu Hotel After US$2.5 million in renovations, Aqua Hospitality’s Waikiki Joy Hotel (Oahu) has emerged with a brand new name, Aqua Oasis, and is now part of the Aqua Hotels and Resorts brand. Hotel improvements include redesigned guest rooms, common areas and exterior landscaping. The urban loft... more ›
Posted in Hawaii

A Brand New Travel Courier

TC Celebrates Its 50th With A New Look, New Style

A Brand New Travel Courier Light the candles! Pop the corks! Your favourite Canadian travel trade magazine is celebrating its 50th anniversary and it's coming to the party with a fresh new look and a brand new style. Over the past 12 months, we've been talking to our readers to find out what they want from their... more ›
Posted in News, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Porter Sells Billy Bishop Passenger Terminal

Porter Sells Billy Bishop Passenger Terminal Porter Aviation Holdings Inc. (PAHI) has completed the sale of its passenger terminal at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (BBTCA) to Nieuport Aviation Infrastructure Partners GP (Nieuport Aviation), a consortium of Canadian and international infrastructure equity investors. Nieuport... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News

Over 1.1 Billion Tourists Travelled Abroad in 2014

Over 1.1 Billion Tourists Travelled Abroad in 2014 International tourist arrivals reached 1,138 million in 2014, a 4.7% increase over the previous year, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. For 2015, UNWTO forecasts international tourism to grow by 3% to 4%, further contributing to the global economic recovery. The... more ›
Posted in News

Amex, Aeroplan, Air Canada Launch New Card

Benefits Specially Designed for the Frequent Traveller

Amex, Aeroplan, Air Canada Launch New Card The premium travel experience just got an upgrade with the launch of a new American Express AeroplanPlus Reserve Credit Card. Designed for the frequent traveller and avid Aeroplan Member in mind, the American Express AeroplanPlus Reserve Card provides travel benefits from American Express,... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News
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