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Monthly Archives: December 2020

Save Our Skiing

Industry Reacts To Ontario’s Decision To Include Ski Hills In Lockdown

Save Our Skiing The Ontario Ski Resorts Association (OSRA) is pushing back on Ontario’s decision to include the province’s ski hills in the province-wide lockdown that began on Dec. 26, 2020. Kevin Nichol, president of the Ontario Ski Resorts Association (OSRA), said that: “Despite working with the... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations

TDC Is Part Of Celebrity’s Top 50 Club

TDC Is Part Of Celebrity’s Top 50 Club Transat Distribution Canada (TDC) is proud and pleased to be part of Celebrity Cruise Line's Honorary Top 50’s Club in 2020. Susan Bowman, vice-president of marketing industry relations at TDC, said: “Our relationship with our preferred partners is valuable. That is why TDC is very proud... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Cruise, Travel Agents

Viking Unveils 2022-2023 World Cruise

Viking Unveils 2022-2023 World Cruise Viking has announced details of its new 2022-2023 Viking World Cruise, which will span 138 days, 28 countries and 58 ports, with overnight stays in 11 cities. Departing on Dec. 22, 2022 from Ft. Lauderdale, guests will sail on Viking’s newest ocean vessel, Viking Neptune, which will... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Cruise

New Guidelines For Inclusion & Diversity From WTTC

New Guidelines For Inclusion & Diversity From WTTC The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has launched its new high-level guidelines for inclusion and diversity in the Travel & Tourism sector, which have been compiled to support businesses of all sizes and provide an inclusive work environment for all employees. Research has shown... more ›
Posted in News, Responsible Travel, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research, Women in travel

COVID-19 And Canadian Travel Intentions

Outbound Canada Releases Winter 2020-2021 Outlook

COVID-19 And Canadian Travel Intentions In its Winter Travel Intentions Outlook for the Winter of 2020-2021, Outbound Canada reports that: “As would be expected, the COVID-19 crisis continues to have a substantial impact on the travel activity of Canadians. The most recent travel intentions survey indicates that just 36% of... more ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, Destinations, Hotels, News, Resorts, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents, Trends & Research, West

Remembering Bruce Slade

Remembering Bruce Slade It is with sadness and shock that Press Today reports the passing of Bruce Slade, the well-loved business development manager for Huntington Travel. Slade was diagnosed with cancer a month ago and passed away on Dec. 27, 2020 at the age of 62. Well known throughout the industry, it was... more ›
Posted in News, Obituary, Tour Operators, Voices of Travel

Airlines Want Quick Action On Rapid Testing

Airlines Want Quick Action On Rapid Testing Canada’s major airlines are continuing to urge federal and provincial governments to move quickly on rapid airport testing initiatives. The National Airlines Council of Canada noted that it has been encouraged to hear that the federal government is working with Ontario and Quebec on... more ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, News

Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival A Success

Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival A Success Officials in Hong Kong are celebrating the success of the 2020 Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival. It was the first time the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) had adopted an “online + offline” format for the mega event, ensuring that the public could take part without worrying about the... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, Tourism Organizations

Direct Travel Marks 25th Town Hall For Advisors

Direct Travel Marks 25th Town Hall For Advisors When Direct Travel and its Canadian division Vision Travel started Town Hall zoom meetings for its advisors across North America six months ago, the plans were for the program to last a few weeks, or months at most. Stephen Smith, Toronto-based senior vice-president of leisure marketing –... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Events, News, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents

St. Kitts & Nevis Suspend BA UK Flights

St. Kitts & Nevis Suspend BA UK Flights St. Kitts & Nevis has temporarily suspended British Airways flights from the UK. The suspension began on Dec. 26, 2020 and will continue to Jan. 2, 2021. And officials noted that an update will be given in relation to the Federation resuming service. In addition, any International... more ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, Destinations, News
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