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Monthly Archives: July 2022

Time For Some Citizen Science

Intrepid Travel Launches New Program On The Ocean Endeavour In Antarctica

Time For Some Citizen Science Intrepid Travel has launched their first-ever Citizen Science program in Antarctica. These participatory programs will be available on every departure on board their polar expedition ship, the Ocean Endeavour, which is making its inaugural sailing in November 2022. In all, there five... more ›
Posted in Cruise, News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators

WestJet, Unifor Ratify Agreement

WestJet, Unifor Ratify Agreement The first collective bargaining agreement between WestJet and Unifor was ratified today by Unifor's members. Unifor is the certified union representing certain WestJet airport employees at YYC Calgary International Airport and Vancouver International Airport. Angela Avery, WestJet... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Canada, News

Challenging The Big Four

JetBlue, Spirit To Create National Low-Fare Challenger

Challenging The Big Four JetBlue Airways Corporation and Spirit Airlines, Inc. have announced that their boards of directors have approved a definitive merger agreement under which JetBlue will acquire Spirit for $33.50 per share in cash, including a prepayment of $2.50 per share in cash payable upon Spirit... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News

Blue Diamond Going Above And Beyond

Blue Diamond Going Above And Beyond Blue Diamond Resorts has unveiled details of its use of the latest technology to continue to improve guests’ experience throughout the entire customer journey. The pre-arrival guest experience will now be enhanced with a series of detailed videos that showcase the resorts through top-notch... more ›
Posted in Hotels, News, Resorts, Technology

Outer Shores Expeditions Unveils 2023 Voyages

Outer Shores Expeditions Unveils 2023 Voyages Outer Shores Expeditions has unveiled its 2023 Expedition Schedule. Once again next season, the classic wooden schooner Passing Cloud will be returning to the Great Bear Rainforest and the Haida Gwaii Archipelago for 8- and 9-night voyages that combine pristine wilderness, amazing wildlife,... more ›
Posted in Canada, Cruise, News, Resorts

Grenada Has Fall, Winter Getaways On Offer

Grenada Has Fall, Winter Getaways On Offer For travellers planning ahead, Grenada has a number of fall and winter getaways that offer options to explore the island’s wonders. Hotels across the island are enticing travellers to escape the cold and take advantage of the island’s special packages including discounts of up to 30%,... more ›
Posted in Hotels, Resorts, Specials

ClarityTTS Powering Huntington Travel Group

ClarityTTS Powering Huntington Travel Group ClarityTTS is powering the travel business automation of Huntington Travel Group to facilitate an efficient travel content distribution. As part of this subscription, ClarityTTS provides enhanced automation, end-to-end travel technology solutions, and IT and Tech Stack support for Huntington... more ›
Posted in Technology, Tour Operators

A Diversity Of Experiences

A Conversation With Indigenous Tourism Alberta’s Mackenzie Brown

A Diversity Of Experiences “I believe tourism plays a vital role in truth and reconciliation,” observes Indigenous Tourism Alberta’s director of development, Mackenzie Brown, before continuing: “Tourism experiences are an approachable and interactive way for people to learn about our cultures and history. It... more ›
Posted in Canada, Indigenous tourism, News, Tourism Organizations, West

Weibel To Take Over From Prinz In Canada

Weibel To Take Over From Prinz In Canada Pascal Prinz is taking on a new role with Switzerland Tourism. Prinz is relocating from Canada to Switzerland to become Manager Global Accounts on Oct. 1, 2022. Oliver Weibel has been named the new Market Manager Canada for Switzerland Tourism and will take over the position on Nov. 1,... more ›
Posted in Appointments, News, Tourism Organizations

Costa Rica Approves Digital Nomads Visa

Costa Rica Approves Digital Nomads Visa Costa Rica President Rodrigo Chaves Robles has finalized the regulations for the Digital Nomads Law (Law No.10,008). It was the final step required to implement the new law, which allows foreign remote workers and their families to reside in Costa Rica for a term of one year, extendable to... more ›
Posted in News, Tourism Organizations
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