A new report from ForwardKeys charts the top travel trends of 2021 and not surprisingly, they are driven by the COVID-19 pandemic.
ForwardKeys’ report found that:
US Leisure travel has led the recovery
The paralysis of Asia Pacific continued while Mexico, Central America, the... more ›
Angry IATA Demands Governments Listen To WHO, Rescind Travel Bans
IATA is calling on governments to follow the advice of the World Health Organization (WHO) and rescind travel bans that were introduced as a response to the Omicron variant of the coronavirus immediately.
The global airline industry association notes that public health organizations,... more ›
Raffles Hotel le Royal in Phnom Penh has confirmed an agreement with EVA Air to provide their Gold and Diamond card holders with a set of benefits during their quarantine stays at the hotel. This will include a complimentary Royal Khmer meal with wine. The hotel is the only venue in Cambodia... more ›
Carrier Keeps On Making Wishes Come True
WestJet has released its 10th holiday video, WestJet Christmas Miracle: A Wish Come True.
In 2021, the theme focuses on the emotional and sentimental moments that guests missed celebrating last year due to the pandemic.
Richard Bartrem, WestJet vice-president, brand, communications and... more ›
Avianca is now flying Toronto-Bogota route, offering close to 4,000 weekly seats and three weekly frequencies.
Rolando Damas, Avianca's general director for North America, the Caribbean, and Asia, said: “We are expanding our network to offer our clients point-to-point connection. We want... more ›
WestJet released details of its new non-stop service to London's Heathrow Airport (LHR) from Calgary International Airport.
The new route provides access to London's largest airport with close and rapid access to important destinations in London.
Flights between the two global hubs... more ›
St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) is looking forward to welcoming back Canadian visitors, as Air Canada resumes its weekly, non-stop flights from Toronto on Dec. 6.
Glen Beache, CEO of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Tourism Authority (SVGTA), said: “We are very excited to welcome... more ›
Canada Jetlines Operations Ltd has signed a multi-year agreement with NAVBLUE, designed to incorporate dynamic aviation solutions into its flight operations.
These solutions will provide immediate efficiencies, reducing aircraft operating costs, and environmental impact to the minimum for... more ›
IATA reports that while the recovery in air travel continued in October – with broad-based improvements in both domestic and international markets -- the imposition of travel bans by governments, against the advice of the World Health Organization (WHO), could threaten the sector’s... more ›
Porter Airlines has partnered with Allianz Global Assistance in a move that sees Allianz Global Assistance become the carrier’s new travel insurance provider, and offering its customers a variety of insurance products and options.
Kevin Jackson, executive vice president and chief... more ›