ACTA says that it was ‘discouraged,’ but it wasn’t ‘surprised’ by the March 23, 2023 federal budget, observing that “all indications leading up to the budget were that it would be an austerity budget based on the current economic environment and the massive relief expenditures... more ›
“Sustainability isn’t just a buzzword in Germany — it’s a way of life,” Anja Brokjans, director of the German National Tourist Office in Canada, said during a 2023 kick-off press conference in Toronto yesterday.
Citing a recent Sustainable Travel Report from Booking.com, she said... more ›
PLAY has added Amsterdam to its summer schedule. Tickets for the new route are now available for purchase, and the destination will be available for Canadian travellers when PLAY launches its inaugural flight out of Hamilton on June 22.
As a transatlantic carrier between Europe and North... more ›
NYC & Company Is Now New York City Tourism + Conventions
During its annual meeting, President and CEO Fred Dixon debuted the new name and brand identity of the City’s official destination marketing organization and convention and visitors bureau for the five boroughs of New York City -- New York City Tourism + Conventions.
The destination’s... more ›
The Turks and Caicos Islands has updated its Public and Environmental Health Arriving Passengers Travel Clearance Regulations, and will no longer mandate travellers to submit proof of vaccination against COVID-19 before arriving in the destination.
The vaccination lift, which will go into... more ›
The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) is on track to welcome a record 525,000 visitors to the island in 2023.
During the 2023 Routes Americas airline route development conference in Chicago last week, Hugo Clarinda, Deputy Director of the Curaçao Tourist Board, expressed confidence about... more ›
Yucatan’s minister of tourism, Michelle Fridman was on hand for the Routes Americas conference in Chicago last week meeting with key decision makers for airlines, airports, and destinations.
Raul Paz Technical Director at the Ministry of Tourism of the state of Yucatan, joined the minister... more ›
The Global Tourism Film Festival Set For North Bay In 2023
The Global Tourism Film Festival, in association with the City of North Bay, Ont., has announced its lineup of tourism promotion films, workshops, and seminars, coming up April 27 to April 30.
GTFF 2023 screening selections include films from North America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Middle East,... more ›
Is being a responsible traveller important to your clients? What kind of requests are they making and how are your favourite suppliers helping you respond to their demands?
There’s no doubt that sustainability-savvy travellers are seeking specific requirements for their trips. What kind of... more ›
Granite Travel Trade Expos Ontario Edition opens its registration platform to travel agents for the upcoming Granite Travel Trade Expo occurring in key markets including; Kitchener Waterloo April 17, Hamilton April 18, Mississauga April 19 and Barrie April 20.
In each city the first 75... more ›