Dignitaries, hoteliers and tour operator executives representing Mexico came to Vancouver last week to confirm a long-running relationship between JBC Travel and Mexico tourism, reports western editor Ted Davis.
The Richmond-based tour operator hosted a dinner during which the reps from... more ›
Air Canada (AC) has introduced several new non-stop year-round transborder routes that will begin spring 2018 from Toronto, Montreal, Edmonton and Vancouver.
All new flights – Toronto to Omaha and Providence, Montreal to Baltimore and Pittsburgh, Vancouver to Sacramento, and Edmonton to San... more ›
Delta, KLM, Air France and Alitalia hosted their second annual Agency Elite Event last night (Nov. 28) at the Gardiner Museum in Toronto.
The event is held to recognize top tier agencies for their continued support over the past year.
Pictured at the event are (l-r) Benedetto Mencaroni... more ›
Heading towards the end of 2017, the Dominican Republic continues to see strong tourism numbers.
According to officials, the country is thriving as a tourist destination with several resorts and a national park recently recognized in highly regarded annual award lists – Los Haitises... more ›
Transat Taking The Fight To The Competition
Transat may be facing fierce competition on several fronts but the company is fighting back with a series of initiatives to boost efficiency, simplify operations and reduce costs, reports Montreal editor, Mike Dunbar in this week's digital edition of Canadian Travel Press.
According to... more ›
New carry-on regulations allowing airline passengers to carry small knives on flights are now in effect.
Transport Canada will prohibit certain powders and granular material with a volume of 350 ml (the size of a soda can) or more in all carry-on baggage in Canada. These items will still be... more ›
Lufthansa has unveiled the concept for its new Business Class, which will be available for the first time in 2020 with the roll-out of the Boeing 777-9.
The new seat is the key element connected to the service and comfort level in the cabin. With the new seat, Lufthansa guests will... more ›
Canada’s global brand remains among the top four in the world, tying Japan for fourth place with a strong showing in the latest Anholt-GfK Nations Brand Index (NBI) study.
Germany retakes the top ranking from the US, which fell to sixth place from first. France climbs to... more ›
It's time for ACTA members to renew their memberships and ACTA is offering those renewing their membership by Dec. 31 a chance to win a Via Rail travel voucher for up to $500.
Membership kits were posted for delivery as of Nov. 8 and may have already arrived in some offices. New members... more ›
Celestyal Cruises has appointed Leslie Peden as president, North America.
Peden will be responsible for driving business growth and promoting Celestyal Cruises in North America.
Peden is a highly experienced travel professional with 30-plus years of success in cruising, tour operations,... more ›