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ITAC Set To Build Back Better

Association Releases Strategic Plan For Indigenous Tourism

ITAC Set To Build Back Better The Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC) has released its 2022-2025 Strategic Plan: Building Back Better, which focuses on revitalizing the Indigenous tourism industry from the ongoing devastating impacts of COVID-19. The Indigenous tourism industry is one of the strongest... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Indigenous tourism, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

CDC Advises Americans To Avoid Travel To Canada

CDC Advises Americans To Avoid Travel To Canada The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is advising Americans to avoid travel to Canada. That advice comes after the U.S. CDC raised Canada to a Level 4: Very High in its Travel Health Notices. It tells Americans that if they must travel to Canada, they should make sure... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News

Back In Full Swing: The Baxter Student Ambassador Program Returns For 2022

Back In Full Swing: The Baxter Student Ambassador Program Returns For 2022 Now more than ever, the Baxter Student Ambassador Program (BSAP) plays a vital role in the long-term survival of the travel industry. Now in its 8th year, the program continues to work with colleges and universities from all across Canada to identify the most promising student talent in... more ›
Posted in BSAP, Canada, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations

TTAND Picks A Winner

TTAND Picks A Winner The Travel Agent Next Door has announced the winner of its annual customer contest. Held in 2021, the contest builds client engagement on social media and grows the client base of TTAND agents The 2021 contest, which happens annually, was promoted widely online by TTAND agents and resulted... more ›
Posted in Canada, Contests, COVID-19, Travel Agents

Don’t Miss The JTB’s Irie Hour Tomorrow

Don’t Miss The JTB’s Irie Hour Tomorrow The Jamaica Tourist Board is inviting Canadian travel advisors to join it for a special edition of its bi-monthly Jamaica Irie Hour show, taking place tomorrow – Tues., Jan. 11 – at 2:30 pm EST. Special guest at the event will be Nina Spencer, motivational speaker coach, who will inspire... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, Events, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents

Stepping Up The Fight For Independents

ACTA Launches New Initiative Seeking Clarity And Support For Independent Advisors

Stepping Up The Fight For Independents ACTA is stepping up its advocacy efforts, submitting a new relief proposal to the federal government focusing specifically on independent travel agents; and seeking further clarity on lockdown benefits for advisors. The industry association points out that the new year has once again brought... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

G Adventures Rewards Travel Heroes With G-Normous

G Adventures Rewards Travel Heroes With G-Normous G Adventures is kicking off 2022 with the return of G-Normous, its biggest annual agent incentive. Now in its ninth consecutive year, G-Normous is back bigger than ever before with $75,000 worth of cash and prizes up for grabs across the U.S. and Canada to thank travel agent partners for... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Canada, COVID-19, News, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Israel Set To Reopen Jan. 9

Israel Set To Reopen Jan. 9 The Israel Ministry of Tourism is advising that as of Sun., Jan. 9, the country will reopen its borders to all international travellers, which means that US and Canadian travellers will be able to freely enter and depart the country as of that date. Commenting on the announcement, Gal Hana,... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

TIAO Updates Members On Support Eligibility

TIAO Updates Members On Support Eligibility The Travel Industry Association of Ontario (TIAO) is advising its members that a ‘spreadsheet error’ may have affected their eligibility for the Tourism and Hospitality Recovery Program (THRP). TIAO reports that the federal government has advised that recent applicants for the Tourism... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations

Air North Has A Bonus For Agents

Air North Has A Bonus For Agents Air North is celebrating the new year by extending its bonus commission offer for travel agencies and its seat sale. The offer is: Applicable to bookings made till Feb.15, 2022 For its existing contracted agencies, claim 10% on Go Yukon and Optimum fares when booking with Air North ... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Airlines, Canada, COVID-19, News, Travel Agents
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