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Monthly Archives: September 2021

Reimagined Star Legend Makes Debut In Portugal 

Reimagined Star Legend Makes Debut In Portugal  Windstar Cruises has announced the debut of its all-suite Star Plus Class Star Legend yacht, sailing from Lisbon on a 10-day voyage to Barcelona stopping at ports including Portimão, Cádiz (overnight), Gibraltar, Málaga (overnight), Cartagena, and Palma de Mallorca. The line’s three... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Cruise

Florida Celebrates Accessibility

Sunshine State Commits To Welcoming Everyon

Florida Celebrates Accessibility VISIT FLORIDA is highlighting locations and innovations across the state that are celebrating accessibility through a new video series featuring locals. It’s the latest in Florida’s commitment to accessibility for locals and travellers alike. Testimonials Tell the Story: It’s easy... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Tourism Organizations

Swoop Flight Attendants Ratify Deal

Swoop Flight Attendants Ratify Deal Swoop reports that ratification of the airline's first five-year agreement for its Inflight Crew Members (Flight Attendants), represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) has been successful. Charles Duncan, president of Swoop, commented: “I am pleased to share that we... more ›
Posted in Airlines, COVID-19, News

Industry Says Fore For A Fabulous Day Of Fun At Skal Toronto 2021 Tournament

Industry Says Fore For A Fabulous Day Of Fun At Skal Toronto 2021 Tournament Skal Toronto is sending out a big ‘thank you’ to golfers, sponsors, its golf committee and its volunteers for making the organizations 65th annual – well, except for 2020 for obvious reasons – golf tournament a great success. In all, 64 golfers enjoyed some great golf at Royal... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Events, News, Tourism Organizations

Bahamas Taps Cooper As New Tourism Minister

Bahamas Taps Cooper As New Tourism Minister Deputy Prime Minister, the Honourable I. Chester Cooper has been appointed Minister of Tourism, Investments and Aviation for the Bahamas, following the country’s General Elections. DPM Cooper’s cabinet appointment was among the first portfolios assigned by the new administration of the... more ›
Posted in Appointments, Destinations

Tourism Ireland Launches Green Button Campaign

Tourism Ireland Launches Green Button Campaign In an effort to boost travel to the island of Ireland, Tourism Ireland has launched a promotional campaign inviting holidaymakers to press the ‘Green Button’ and drive bookings for short breaks and holidays in the coming months. The ‘Green Button’ campaign concept will deliver a very... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Ontario Tourism Recovery Program Set To Launch

Ontario Tourism Recovery Program Set To Launch Ontario has confirmed that it will launch its $100 million Ontario Tourism Recovery Program on Oct. 13, 2021. Announced in the government’s spring Budget, the Tourism Recovery Program will support for-profit tourism businesses in the attraction, accommodation, and leisure travel sectors... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations

New Indigenous Tourism Association Launched In MB

New Indigenous Tourism Association Launched In MB The Manitoba Indigenous Tourism Association (MITA) and an updated Manitoba Indigenous Tourism Strategy were officially recognized and celebrated at the opening of the MITA Virtual Summit this week. At the Summit opening, the Honourable Alan Lagimodiere, Minister for Indigenous Reconciliation... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Indigenous tourism, News, Tourism Organizations

Award Season Arrives At WTM London

Award Season Arrives At WTM London WTM London – along with London Travel Week and Travel Forward – are gearing up for a busy time, with an array of awards and prizes set to be given out to recognize the remarkable efforts of travel firms, organizations and professionals amid the pandemic. The global travel trade will... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Events, News, Responsible Travel, Technology, Tourism Organizations

Four More Adopt WTTC Safe Travels Stamp

Four More Adopt WTTC Safe Travels Stamp Four more destinations – New Zealand, Switzerland, Czech Republic and Oman – have joined the over 400 destinations as part of the World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) Safe Travels stamp program. WTTC launched its global Safe Travels stamp program over a year ago in order to... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations
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