New Research Reveals Pandemic’s Impact On Indigenous Tourism
New research from the Conference Board of Canada (CBOC) and the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC) reveals that although 2021 saw modest gains as a sign of early recovery, the industry still projects a 54% decline in direct GDP compared to pre-pandemic levels.
Another study done... more ›
Webcast Offers Agents Tips On Taking Great Photos In Hong Kong
The Hong Kong Tourist Board says there's no reason why a Hong Kong vacation can't be picture-perfect.
The tourist board recruited two skilled photographers -- Hong Kong native Patrick Cheung and Ontario's Lucan Coutts, who spent a year in Hong Kong -- for a Thursday Baxter Media webcast that... more ›
Transat Distribution Canada (TDC) is welcoming Heather Calvert and Sheena Revet, the co-owners of the brand-new Marlin Travel agency, located in Regina, Saskatchewan. With more than 40 years of combined experience in the travel industry, the two businesswomen will bring their passion and... more ›
ACTA Breaksdown Where Parties Stand On Support For Advisors
ACTA has released a comparison of the major political party platforms and their impact on travel agencies and independent travel agents.
Wendy Paradis, ACTA president, observed that: “Now is the time to speak with electoral candidates and share your need for continued federal financial... more ›
Canadian travel agents can go back to school with Club Med which has launched its interactive e-learning tool, Club Med University -- a platform that it created to train, engage and reward travel advisors for becoming Club Med Specialists.
With the travel industry beginning to recover, Club... more ›
Globus Family Of Brands' Oct. 6 Webcasts Offers Insights On What Awaits
Baxter Media invites all travel professionals to attend an informative webinar with the Globus family of brands on October 6 at 2 p.m. (EST).
Are your clients missing the world and the adventures it promises? The world misses them too and specifically Canadians, driven by wanderlust. Now... more ›
As summer 2021 comes to an end, TravelBrands Cruises by Encore is offering agents’ clients a special offer as well as a little incentive for agents as well.
For agents looking to make their clients’ bookings a little more special, TravelBrands is offering free perks that include:
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Leylah Fernandez and Flair Airlines have announced a partnership following the U.S. Open.
Flair is the first Canadian company to develop a multi-year endorsement deal with the 19-year-old from Montreal.
“When choosing brands it is important for me to align those choices with my own core... more ›
WestJet launched its newest route between Calgary and Dawson Creek, B.C., providing a new link for the regions' business, travel and tourism markets as it becomes the only carrier to provide nonstop service between the Peace River Region and its largest hub in Calgary, where the airline is the... more ›
Porter Airlines has restarted its operations to Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) with service to Ottawa, Montreal and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.
As well, Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) is back, with Porter operating service to Billy Bishop.
Porter... more ›