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Monthly Archives: September 2021

Always Exceeding Expectations

Sandals Resorts International Is Ready To Mark A Memorable Milestone

Always Exceeding Expectations 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 ›
Posted in COVID-19, Hotels, News, Resorts

Industry Applauds Easing Of Restrictions By U.S.

Industry Applauds Easing Of Restrictions By U.S. 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 ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations

Tourism Australia Relaunches Specialist Program

Tourism Australia Relaunches Specialist Program 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 ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education

G Adventures Debuts First Christmas Market Tours In Europe

G Adventures Debuts First Christmas Market Tours In Europe 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 ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tour Operators

We’re Full Of Ships

TravelBrands Sets Sail With New Cruise Campaign

We’re Full Of Ships 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 ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, COVID-19, Cruise, Specials, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Saint Lucia Welcomes Return Of Canadian Airlines

Saint Lucia Welcomes Return Of Canadian Airlines 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 ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, Destinations, Tourism Organizations

Hospitality EDGE Supports Tourism, Hospitality Sector

Hospitality EDGE Supports Tourism, Hospitality Sector 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 ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations

Air Transat Takes Off To Portugal

Air Transat Takes Off To Portugal 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 ›
Posted in Airlines, Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, News

Born To Explore

Agents On Getting Back To Fam Trips And International Travel

Born To Explore 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 ›
Posted in Airlines, Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, News, Travel Agents

Baxter Media Names Christine Hogg Editor of OFFSHORE

Baxter Media Names Christine Hogg Editor of OFFSHORE 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 ›
Posted in Appointments, Canada, News
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