Travel Restrictions Tightened, Air Canada, WestJet Provide Service Suspension Details
It has not been a good day for the Canadian travel industry and even though the industry could see it coming – certainly Transat’s announcement earlier this week that it was suspending its sun operation to the end of April signalled the significant new travel restrictions.
The day began... more ›
Foundation Adds First Partners In The US
The TreadRight Foundation has added two new partnerships to the 55-plus projects it supports through its planet, people and wildlife pillars.
Green Bronx Machine in New York and Flourish Forever in Los Angeles, California, are TreadRight’s first project partners in the United States and... more ›
In a statement issued following Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s announcement on Jan. 29, Sunwing said that: “Further to the Government of Canada’s announcement this morning (Jan. 29), Sunwing, along with all other major Canadian airlines and tour operators, has made the decision to... more ›
Association Responds To Government’s Tighter Travel Restrictions
That was the descriptor used by ACTA as it sounded the alarm for travel agents and travel agencies following the federal government’s announcement today that Canada’s major airlines have agreed to suspend all flights to the Caribbean and Mexico until April... more ›
Association Wants Action, To Collaborate With Government On Recovery Strategy
The National Airlines Council of Canada (NACC) is calling on the federal government to take immediate action and provide financial support to airlines, as well as work with the sector to develop an aviation recovery strategy.
The call from NACC follows the federal government’s announcement... more ›
The Association of Canadian Independent Travel Advisors (ACITA) issued a statement following the federal government’s announcement of new travel restrictions.
ACITA said: “We have been patiently waiting for his impending announcement that has been teased for weeks, initialized at the... more ›
In its latest tracking study of US travellers, Longwoods International found that 70% of those travellers say a vaccine will have an impact on their upcoming travel plans. The new findings come as traveller optimism about future travel is slowly growing.
In November, 77% said they were... more ›
Baxter Media invites all travel professionals to attend a webinar hosted by the Kā‘anapali Beach Hotel and Baxter Media next Wednesday (February 3) at 1 p.m. (EST).
Webinar attendees will have a chance to win three nights in a PREMIUM Partial Ocean View category room with a daily $50... more ›
Company Operates Its First Tour Departures Since March
Tauck has operated its first tour departures since the outbreak of COVID-19 last spring. The company recently completed its initial “Wonderland: Yellowstone in Winter” itineraries of the new year, with additional departures of the eight-day Montana and Wyoming national parks tour... more ›
The Cayman Islands has been accepted into Virtuoso's exclusive portfolio of luxury travel partners, comprised of more than 1,800 preferred suppliers in 100 countries.
Rosa Harris, director of tourism for the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism, inclusion in Virtuoso will open up new sales... more ›