Agents' Choice Is Back And Better Than Ever
Are you ready to pick your favourites? Well it's that time again as Baxter Media launches the 2019 Agents' Choice Readership Survey this week.
Agents' Choice is Canada's original and most authoritative travel industry poll and each year it asks Canadian travel agents to pick their favourite... more ›
Pedal Through Italy With TDA Global Cycling
Here's a chance to ride through Tuscany to Siena and Florence, over the islands of Corsica, Sardinia and Sicily, and up the Tyrrhenian coast through Naples on TDA Global Cycling's new Viva Italia tour in Italy and France, debuting in 2019.
Covering 1,450 miles in five and a half weeks, the... more ›
Rocky Mountaineer has named Tyson Matheson as vice-president of global human resources.
In this role, Matheson will be responsible for driving the global human resources strategies, including employee engagement, people recruitment and development, and organizational culture.
Steve... more ›
Air Canada has announced the agency recipients of the 2019 Circle of Excellence (COE) Awards, through which the airline recognizes its top supporting agencies from across Canada.
COE qualification took place from October 2017 to September 2018. To be recognized, agencies had to achieve a... more ›
Skal Canada experienced one of its strongest years to date in 2018 achieving over 160% of its new member goal, marking the largest increase in national membership in more than a decade.
The organization will be led in 2019 by newly elected president Paul Durand of Skal Edmonton. Durand's... more ›
Tourist are coming back to Brussels in their droves. The numbers speak for themselves. In 2018, almost 8.5 million overnight stays were recorded in the capital. What's more, the leisure tourism sector is undergoing a significant evolution and for the first time, is reaching the levels of the... more ›
Adventure Travel Evolves To Tackle Over-Tourism
Traveller concerns with the effects of over-tourism, plus the desire to travel sustainably, have become major pillars of considerations for adventure vacations in 2019, says a leading adventure travel specialist based in Sydney, Australia.
Concern about over-tourism is convincing adventure... more ›
Celebrity Cruises has awarded The Travel Agent Next Door (TTAND) its Celebrity Rising Star Award for 2018 in Canada.
The award is given to a newer, upcoming agency. TTAND is an agency that is focused on a true partnership with Celebrity Cruises, one that shows innovative marketing and... more ›
Air Canada has announced an agreement to amend and extend the Capacity Purchase Agreement (CPA) with Jazz Aviation LP, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chorus Aviation Inc., under which Jazz currently operates certain regional Air Canada Express flights.
The amendments should provide long term... more ›
Club Med has kicked off its Fun in the Sun Sale, with sale bookings available until Feb. 26, 2019. Between now and then, Canadian vacationers can take advantage of Club Med's best offerings for winter and spring holidays in a sunny destination starting at $1,649 per adult, which includes... more ›