VisitBritain reassures travellers with ‘ring of confidence’
In the first part of a two-part conversation with VisitBritain’s Senior Vice President, The Americas, Paul Gauger talks about what VisitBritain is doing to help with the destination’s tourism recovery; health and safety initiatives; and programs designed to give both domestic travellers and... more ›
Booking.com Making It Easier For Properties To Attract Long Stay Travellers
Booking.com reports that its search trends reveal that various types of travellers are increasingly looking to stay in a single place for longer, bringing them the opportunity to experience a destination in a whole new way.
To respond to this growing demand, Booking.com recently introduced... more ›
Avalon Waterways is unveiling a large selection of 2022 European itineraries, marking the earliest release in the company’s history, to meet demand and cater to travellers ready to book their next, best vacation.
Stéphanie Bishop, managing director for the Globus family of brands, said... more ›
London Travel Week has confirmed that it will be returning in an online capacity in 2020 to help aid the recovery, rebuilding and innovation of the travel and tourism industry.
The move comes following the announcement that WTM London and Travel Forward will be fully virtual this... more ›
Norton Christopher used Monday's Louisiana's Libations & Lagniappe Virtual Happy Hour to rum-inate about rum.
The New Orleans-based mixologist used the Louisiana Office of Tourism webinar to familiarize people in this country with New Orleans cocktails, among them the Hurricane, made in... more ›
TL Network Canada has announced that Robyn Benincasa, a top motivational speaker on leadership, an Adventure Racing World Champion and bestselling author, will be the keynote speaker for the company’s annual conference that connects all travel advisors across its organization.
Bridge to... more ›
Small Luxury Hotels of the World is bringing some rays of sunshine into the hospitality industry this September with the opening of three new small, independently-owned hotels.
Located in Italy, France, and Spain, each hotel showcases themes that are relevant to today’s traveler when they... more ›
Six months into the pandemic, Travel Courier chats with TPI, TravelOnly, Flight Centre Travel Group and Nexion Canada to get an update on the state of the industry for travel agencies and what recovery looks like.
Travel Professionals International is seeing bookings pick up for travel in... more ›
‘FUNdamentals Of Successful Selling’ Focuses On Proven Sales Techniques
Carnival Cruise Line is building on its “Onboard with You" pledge to travel advisors with the launch of a new eight-part online sales certification series designed to help agents enhance their sales skills and expand their business through proven marketing strategies.
Led by Carnival’s... more ›
IATA Calls For Systematic COVID-19 Testing Before Departure
IATA is calling for the development and deployment of rapid, accurate, affordable, easy-to-operate, scalable and systematic COVID-19 testing for all passengers before departure as an alternative to quarantine measures in order to re-establish global air connectivity.
The airline industry... more ›