Monthly Archives: July 2019

Busabout Rolls Out 2020 European Adventures

Busabout Rolls Out 2020 European Adventures With the 2019 summer travel season well underway and social media feeds showcasing the world’s trendiest hot spots, Busabout is helping make clients’ 2020 summer getaway decisions easy with the launch of its Europe Preview Program. Until Sept. 15, travellers can book 2020 vacations at... more ›
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Historic Horsepower

Britain Puts Its History On Show

Historic Horsepower On June 6 this year, a few historic relics from the golden age of flight lifted off from an airfield in eastern England to participate in a re-enactment of the D-Day landings. It was 75 years to the day since these same aircraft had taken off in the early morning gloom to start the attacks that... more ›
Posted in Attractions, Destinations, News, Technology, Tourism Organizations

Princess Set To Debut Jazz Theatre at Sea

Princess Set To Debut Jazz Theatre at Sea Signature jazz evenings will soon regale guests onboard Princess Cruises' new Sky Princess and Enchanted Princess at Take 5, described as the only jazz theatre at sea. Celebrating the iconic sounds, culture and history of jazz, the new lounge will also feature hand-crafted cocktails by... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News

Tour East Offers Agents Interest Free Payment Option

Tour East Offers Agents Interest Free Payment Option Tour East Holidays has an agreement with Flexiti to help Canadians travel interest free. Thanks to the new partnership, travel agents who register with Tour East will be able to offer interest free financing plans through Flexiti to customers who purchase one of Tour East’s wide-ranging... more ›
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‘Glamping’ Redefined in Slovenia

‘Glamping’ Redefined in Slovenia Slovenia is redefining the rapidly growing trend of glamorous camping or “glamping.” The popular trend of glamping combines the amenities of a hotel with the feeling of camping under the stars. Currently, Slovenia is one of the leading glamping destinations in Europe, featuring more than... more ›
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CLIA, Dubrovnik Sign MoU

CLIA, Dubrovnik Sign MoU Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) and the City of Dubrovnik signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to preserve and protect the cultural heritage of Dubrovnik through responsible tourism management and to help establish Dubrovnik as a model of sustainable tourism in... more ›
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SeaDream Appointment

SeaDream Appointment SeaDream Yacht Club has appointed Christopher Gamble as senior vice-president of sales for North America. Gamble will lead the organization’s America’s sales growth, working with travel professionals and national account partners to promote SeaDream’s products. With over 25 years of... more ›
Posted in Appointments, Cruise

ACV Unveils New Sun Collection

Dream Makers Product Launches Return in September

ACV Unveils New Sun Collection Air Canada Vacations (ACV) has launched its 2019/2020 Sun Collection. The new Sun Collection offers travellers a selection of packages in more than 750 hotels – mostly all-inclusive – 63 of which are new to the tour operator’s lineup, four resorts that are exclusive to Air Canada... more ›
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Air Canada Reports Strong Second Quarter

Air Canada Reports Strong Second Quarter Air Canada has reported second quarter 2019 EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization and impairment) of $916 million compared to second quarter 2018 EBITDA of $739 million. The airline reported second quarter 2019 operating income of $422 million compared to second... more ›
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The Circle Of Life

Goway, Kenya Team Up To Showcase Africa Wildlife

The Circle Of Life Goway says its Kenya-bound clients can see the very creatures that are “Simba-lic” of African wildlife. The tour operator joined with the Kenyan Tourist Board in hosting a Monday showing of the remake of Walt Disney's The Lion King, the story of a young lion cub called Simba who eventually... more ›
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