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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Goway Back in Britain

Goway Back in Britain Goway Travel has an England program fit for a king. The company outlined its Britain program to Toronto travel agents Tuesday night, with Goway's Moira Smith noting that Goway accommodation offerings in Britain range from bed-and-breakfasts to actual castles. And she added that a tour... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Tour Operators

Insight Takes Flight With European Air Promotions

Insight Takes Flight With European Air Promotions Insight Vacations has introduced two exclusive limited-time air promotions, including one where a second guest flies free to Europe for travel this spring and summer. Through April 30, travellers who book with Insight Vacations on a selection of its 50 most popular itineraries from their... more ›
Posted in Specials, Tour Operators

Etihad Appoints New GM for Canada

Etihad Appoints New GM for Canada Fatma Al Mehairi has been appointed general manager for Canada at Etihad Airways. Based in Toronto, Al Mehairi will lead the further development of the airline’s commercial strategy in Canada. She will also be responsible for further growing Etihad's relationships with its travel trade and... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Appointments, News

Air Canada’s ‘Wanderluxe’ Now Live

Canadians Invited to Take Part in Online Auction for Charity

Air Canada’s ‘Wanderluxe’ Now Live Air Canada’s “Wanderluxe” online travel auction site is now live at http://www.wanderluxeauction.com with proceeds going to benefit The Herbie Fund at SickKids and the Air Canada Foundation. Through April 7, Canadians can put their vacation dollars to good use by supporting children in... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Tour Operators

Last Chance to Win SeaWorld Trip

Last Chance to Win SeaWorld Trip Ready for the ride of your life? This summer, SeaWorld Parks opens two record-breaking new roller coasters. Visit Busch Gardens to experience the only spin coaster of its kind in the world, Cobra's Curse, featuring a vertical lift taking you on a whirlwind ride. SeaWorld is also set to make... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives

EVA Expanding Its Reach in North America

EVA Expanding Its Reach in North America EVA Air is further developing its North American services by increasing frequency on current routes and introducing services to a new city, Chicago. From current gateways in Toronto, Vancouver, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Seattle, EVA already offers more flights and... more ›
Posted in Airlines

Cost Of Doing Business

Rate Hike In Store For TICO Registrants

Cost Of Doing Business It's likely going to cost a little bit more to do business in travel in Ontario this year, but regulatory officials are quick to point out that a proposed fee hike in Compensation Fund contribution rates will still only take retailers and wholesalers back to 2004 levels, reports managing... more ›
Posted in News, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

Fly Cash-Free With Aeroplan

Fly Cash-Free With Aeroplan Aeroplan members will soon have the flexibility to use their Aeroplan Miles to cover the cost of taxes, fees, charges and carrier surcharges when making a flight reward booking via aeroplan.com, the Aeroplan Mobile app or through Aeroplan’s Contact Centre. To take advantage of this offer... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News

Universal Unveils All-New Agent Web Site

Features Include Online Specialist Training Program

Universal Unveils All-New Agent Web Site Universal Orlando Resort has introduced an all-new travel agent web site, http://www.UniversalTravelAgents.com, offering an array of custom tools and resources for agents. The new site is designed to help Universal continue to grow its partnership with travel agents as the destination... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, News


Travel Network Launches Exclusive Fam Trip Program

In STEP With TPI Travel Professionals International (TPI) has launched a specialized travel education program – TPI STEP. As part of the TPI Academy suite of programming, TPI STEP trips are small-group educational excursions developed “to maximize the experiential learning of the travel advisor with the... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, News, Travel Agents