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Monthly Archives: October 2016

Disney Adding Bonaire to Caribbean Lineup

Disney Adding Bonaire to Caribbean Lineup Disney Cruise Line is adding Bonaire to its Caribbean lineup in 2018. The cruise line is offering limited-time engagements in Puerto Rico and California, plus a variety of cruises from Florida with calls to such ports as The Bahamas and Mexican Riviera from January through May. Bookings... more ›
Posted in Cruise, Destinations

Routehappy Connects On Deal With AC

Routehappy Connects On Deal With AC Air Canada and Routehappy have signed a new deal that will see AC using the Routehappy Hub to distribute highly targeted, visually rich merchandising content across its worldwide sales and marketing channels to improve the flight shopping experience. As well, Air Canada will be the first... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Technology

A Mad ‘Dash For Rewards’

A Mad ‘Dash For Rewards’ The Agent Gold Rewards “Dash for Rewards” promotion has begun at Hertz, Thrifty Car Rental and Dollar Rent-a-Car – offering agents additional opportunities to earn more points than ever before. Through Dec. 31, the “Dash for Rewards” campaign provides agents enrolled in the Agent... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Car Rental

Desire Rebrands

Desire Rebrands Desire Resorts and Desire Cruises are consolidating, rebranding and uniting under one as “Desire.” According to officials, the company’s branding relaunch illustrates an overall new look and feel, portraying “a fresh and modern image to convey its sensual, elegant and exclusive... more ›
Posted in News, Resorts

Powering Up For A Positive Future

Ensemble Members Upbeat On Cruise, Europe

Powering Up For A Positive Future A survey of Ensemble member travel agents on their views of near-future prospects for the travel industry was released during the recent Ensemble Travel Group annual conference – and the views were decidedly upbeat, reports Ted Davis in this week's digital edition of Travel Courier. The... more ›
Posted in Events, News, Travel Agents

California Has ‘STARS’ in its Eyes

California Has ‘STARS’ in its Eyes Visit California chose the occasion of its four-day cross Canada road show to Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver this week to launch its new STAR program for travel agents. The first of 13 international markets to receive the cutting edge training and resource program, Canada will likely see it... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Destinations, News

Recipe For Success

TTAND Celebrates With Its Partners

Recipe For Success It has been a busy – not to mention successful – year so far for The Travel Agent Next Door (TTAND), so it should surprise no one that the home-based agency group took some time out this week to celebrate with its supporter in the travel trade. TTAND founder and president, Flemming... more ›
Posted in Events, News, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Air Canada, Sabre Deal Puts Customers First

Air Canada, Sabre Deal Puts Customers First Corporate and leisure travel buyers in Canada and the United States now have the ability to purchase Air Canada’s Preferred Seats and paid advance seat selection through the Sabre Red platform. The move extends their reach through the Sabre Red Workspace desktop solution and an extensive... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Technology, Travel Agents

Royal Princess Makes U.S. Debut

Royal Princess Makes U.S. Debut   Princess Cruises' Royal Princess made its debut upon arrival into Ft. Lauderdale on Oct. 22. The ship is the first to sail with the new hull design featuring the iconic brand mark, which was added during a recent dry dock in Civitavecchia, Italy. The 3,600 passenger ship is... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News

Health Concerns Sees Some Canadians Altering Travel Plans

Health Concerns Sees Some Canadians Altering Travel Plans Global instability and health concerns are leading Canadians to change their travel plans, according to the Travel Health Insurance Association (THIA). According to a THIA consumer survey, 13% of respondents have altered travel plans because of civil unrest or violent events and 14% of... more ›
Posted in Insurance, News
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