Florida governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency in every county within the state of Florida in preparation for Tropical Storm Erika.
The storm -- which has already wreaked havoc in parts of the Caribbean and especially Dominica -- is currently located in the north-eastern... more ›
Air Canada and Air Canada Express are advising that flights to, from or connecting through Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, may be delayed or cancelled tomorrow (Aug. 28) due to a tropical storm, Erika.
Air Canada has revised its ticketing policy for customers booked on affected flights to... more ›
Agents Offered Tools, Tips and Selling Techniques
October has been declared National Plan a Cruise Month.
And to help promote the cruise industry, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has launched a multi-dimensional campaign featuring numerous cruise vacation offers – from chances to win a cruise each day of the month to cruise... more ›
2015 HAC Hall of Fame Awards of Excellence
The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) is now accepting entries for the 2015 Hall of Fame Awards of Excellence.
The Hall of Fame Awards program continues the Association’s tradition of acknowledging the strong standards and values of those involved in and with the lodging industry.
The... more ›
Travellers flying in Etihad Airways' The Residence onboard the airline's Airbus A380 fleet will soon have the services of a specially trained butler.
To meet the unique needs of these travellers, Etihad has teamed up with global concierge service provider Ten Group.
Ten Group will provide... more ›
Air Canada Vacations has named the winners of its recent “Very Vegas Contest” which encouraged agents to book packages to the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.
Sandra Gunnarson from the Lodging Company in British Columbia, Heather Walker from SellOffVacations.com in Alberta,... more ›
Prince Resorts has introduced fall shoulder season specials, offering travellers guaranteed ocean views and up to 50% off several of its properties.
Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki and Golf Club (Oahu): Rates start at US$199 plus taxes per night for an Oceanfront Marina... more ›
Move Designed to Grow Adventure Travel Niche in Canada
G Adventures and Merit Travel have launched a new partnership designed to help grow the adventure travel niche in Canada.
Effective Sept. 1, Toronto-based G Adventures will be the only small-group adventure travel supplier that Merit Travel – which includes Travel Cuts among its brands –... more ›
SkyGreece Cancels More Flights
SkyGreece Airlines' problems continue.
The carrier announced more flight cancellations this week, including yesterday's (Aug. 26) Athens-Zagreb-Toronto flight and today's (Aug. 27) Toronto-Budapest-Thessaloniki and Thessaloniki-Budapest-Toronto flights.
Last week, the carrier delayed all... more ›
Total Vacations is making a move that will not only serve luxury travellers, but also help the pocket books of travel agents.
Known for its unique destinations and “à la carte” vacation experiences, Total Vacations, a division of Red Label Vacations Inc., has introduced a re-brand under... more ›