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Monthly Archives: March 2022

Air Canada, Aeromar Form Interline Partnership

Air Canada, Aeromar Form Interline Partnership Air Canada and Aeromar have launched an interline partnership providing seamless connectivity for customers between destinations in Mexico and Air Canada’s global network via Mexico City, Puerto Vallarta and Cancun. Customers are now able to book flights on both airlines on a single ticket... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News

Jumpstart Summer With Sunwing Deals

Jumpstart Summer With Sunwing Deals Sunwing is offering Canadian travellers savings of up to 30% on all-inclusive packages to Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America when they book by April 17, 2022, and travel between May 1, 2022, and Oct. 31, 2022. Andrew Dawson, president of tour operations for Sunwing, explained that:... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Specials, Tour Operators

St. Kitts & Nevis Revise Entry Requirements

St. Kitts & Nevis Revise Entry Requirements Beginning April 1, 2022, all international visitors arriving by air may show proof of either a negative COVID-19 antigen test or a negative RT-PCR test to enter the Federation. Antigen tests must be taken within the 24 hours prior to arrival; RT-PCR tests must be taken within the 72 hours... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

A Helping Hand For Ukraine

A Helping Hand For Ukraine Toronto's The Bob Family Travel Team at Travelonly has become the latest travel industry firm to lend a financial helping hand to Ukrainians fleeing their homeland. The agency is sending almost 100 clients, friends and 15 travel agents from Travelonly to Eastern Europe in May, with some of... more ›
Posted in Cruise, Travel Agents, Ukraine Russia

Celebrity Cruises Changing The Faces Of Travel Marketing

Cruise Line’s All-Inclusive Campaign Features Works By Photographer Annie Leibovitz And Others

Celebrity Cruises Changing The Faces Of Travel Marketing Celebrity Cruises is launching a bold new initiative to change the meaning of “all-inclusive” in the travel industry. Recognizing the need to improve the representation of all people who travel in marketing materials, the cruise line has created both a new campaign and the world’s... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News, Responsible Travel, Trends & Research

Jamaica 60 Event Sparkles In Toronto

Jamaica 60 Event Sparkles In Toronto In 2022, Jamaica has launched a year-long celebration to mark the 60th anniversary of its independence from Britain With the theme, Jamaica 60 – ‘Reigniting A Nation For Greatness,’ celebrations rolled into Toronto on March 26 at an event at the Toronto Event Centre, Grand Bizarre that... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations

Restaurants Canada Launches Dine In Campaign

Restaurants Canada Launches Dine In Campaign This April, Restaurants Canada is asking businesses and consumers to participate in a #DineInDoOver. Serving as an industry revival effort, the campaign encourages consumers and businesses across Canada to come together at their favourite local restaurant, and ‘redo’ the moments, milestones... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations

Race To Lead Corporate Sales For Direct Travel In Canada

Race To Lead Corporate Sales For Direct Travel In Canada Direct Travel, Inc. has tapped Ian Race to lead its corporate sales team across Canada, unifying the company’s Canadian business development efforts. Brian Robertson, President of Direct Travel’s Canada West region, said: “Ian has continually proven himself, both as a results-driven... more ›
Posted in Appointments, Canada, News, Travel Agents

Something To Think About

Could Canadian Holiday Visits Curtail COVID Closure

Something To Think About In new research commissioned by Rapid Test & Trace Canada – and conducted among members of the online Angus Reid Forum – it was found that 84% of Canadians are not planning to travel over March Break 2022. Over a third (36%) say they are planning to visit with friends and family.... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News, Trends & Research

Le Boat Adds Six To Its Fleet

Le Boat Adds Six To Its Fleet Le Boat is adding six new Horizon Plus boats arriving this week to their fleet on the UNESCO World Heritage Rideau Canal. The addition of the brand-new boats brings Le Boat’s fleet to 30 boats for the 2022 season set to open on May 20, Victoria Day Long Weekend. It also coincides with the... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Cruise
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