New Partnership Launched With World Animal Protection
The Travel Corporation's (TTC) family of brands, including Contiki and Trafalgar, have partnered with World Animal Protection to help ensure their policies and itineraries improve the lives of animals everywhere they travel.
World Animal Protection has worked with TTC in reshaping the... more ›
Canadian Earns Appreciation With Japan
Marta Magdalena Stepien saved her first Japan visit for a reign-y day.
And Stepien, Miss International Canada 2017 and Miss Universe Canada 1st RU 2017, was smitten with her last year's visit to the Asian nation and is now serving as a tourism ambassador for the Asian nation.
“I'm... more ›
Throughout April, Sunwing is featuring Antigua as its destination of the month and offering agents a 4% bonus commission, in addition to STAR Agent Reward Points on all new bookings to the Caribbean island for departures between May 1 and Oct. 31.
Plus, each time an agent makes a booking to... more ›
Kim Clarke, director of sales with the Globus family of brands, reports that the company is guaranteeing the pricing, in Canadian dollars, of all of its Oberammergau Passion Play 2020 tours – but only when clients are booked by June 5.
At the same time, the company has announced that it... more ›
In a traditional maritime handover ceremony held yesterday at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy, Carnival Cruise Line officially took delivery of the new 133,500-ton Carnival Horizon, the 26th ship in its fleet.
The 3,954-passenger ship will reposition to Barcelona, Spain, where it will... more ›
Tell your clients to pack their bags and take off aboard Air Canada Vacations' new direct flight to Ireland from Montreal every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday during the summer season, from June 2 to Oct. 13.
ACV's Ireland your way 2018 features a range of programs that include the... more ›
Puerto Vallarta Is Authentically Different
“Puerto Vallarta, I’m convinced, is the most Mexican beach destination of Mexico,” says Enrique Ramos Flores, Secretary of Tourism for the state of Jalisco, which is home to the popular holiday destination on Mexico’s Pacific Coast. “Riviera Maya/Cancun has beautiful beaches, but it... more ›
Lufthansa is increasing seat capacity to Canada this year, and Vancouver is leading the charge.
YVR will be the first destination in Canada to get services by one of Lufthansa’s new flagship Airbus A350-900 aircraft, which will take the place of an A330.
That will give Vancouver an... more ›
Skål Canada president Susan Webb says the professional organization of tourism leaders around the world is ushering in some changes “to become a trusted voice in travel and tourism.”
Beyond focusing on networking and doing business with friends, she says the club will provide useful content... more ›
Agents' Choice Voting Deadline Is April 6
Your vote is your voice, and it's your last chance to be heard!
From suppliers and destinations to products and brands, choose your industry favourites in the 19th annual Agents' Choice readership survey.
Canadian travel agents who complete the voting ballot (www.travelpress.com/aca-2018)... more ›