Sandals Resorts International Is Ready To Mark A Memorable Milestone
In the second part of an exclusive two-part interview with Sandals Resorts International’s CEO, Gebhard Rainer outlines what the future holds as the all-inclusive resort company celebrates its 40th anniversary and readies for the next chapter.
He talked with Canadian Travel Press’ Ann... more ›
Industry associations were welcoming the announcement by the Biden Administration that it was planning on lifting travel restrictions for fully vaccinated travellers with a negative test result prior to travel beginning in November.
Both the U.S. Travel Association and IATA applauded the... more ›
Tourism Australia has relaunched the Aussie Specialist Program, making it easier for travel sellers around the world to gain the skills they need to better promote and sell Australia.
Run in conjunction with Australia’s State and Territory Tourism Organisations, the Aussie Specialist... more ›
G Adventures is hoping to make the upcoming festive season a little extra-special with the launch of its first Christmas market trips in Europe.
The new tours feature Christmas markets in Germany and Austria and were built as a result of the increased interest Canadians are showing for... more ›
TravelBrands Sets Sail With New Cruise Campaign
TravelBrands Encore Cruises has launched We’re Full of Ships -- a new cruise campaign featuring significant offers from 17 of the top cruise lines.
In addition to this, there are two travel agent incentives, showing continued support for the travel industry in new and engaging ways.
The... more ›
Saint Lucia is welcoming back Canadian airlines this fall/winter season with new nonstop service to the island.
The first flight after nine months returns on Oct. 3 with Air Canada, following the cancellation of all flights to the Caribbean earlier this year amid the Covid-19... more ›
A new workforce development program is helping facilitate the return of hospitality workers as more businesses in the sector prepare for the next stages of recovery.
Hospitality EDGE offers a highly-curated suite of courses for workers in the hospitality sector—online and at no cost --... more ›
Air Transat has resumed service to Portugal, operating its first flights between Canada and Portugal recently, following its temporary suspension of service as a result of the global pandemic.
The carrier is now offering two direct flights per week from Montreal to Lisbon and from Toronto to... more ›
Agents On Getting Back To Fam Trips And International Travel
On Aug. 27, Tara Sparshu, a professional travel consultant with TierOne Travel in Edmonton, Alta., embarked on her first international trip since the industry was altered by the onset of the global pandemic.
“For me it was important not only because I miss travelling to see and experience... more ›
Christine Hogg has joined Baxter Media as the new Editor for OFFSHORE Travel Magazine.
OFFSHORE - travel at its finest is Baxter Media’s unique, luxury travel magazine that is distributed to an exclusive pocket of recreational homes in the Muskoka region north of Toronto as well as to... more ›