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GBTA Urges Harmonized Health Protocols, Coordinated Contact-Tracing Technologies

More Cooperation Needed The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has reiterated the importance of cooperation between the EU, Canada and the US to restore safe travels and reboot the economy. The association is urging the European Commission, EU governments, Ottawa, and the White House to pursue talks to find... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

JTB Taking Agents Back To School

JTB Taking Agents Back To School The Jamaica Tourist Board’s (JTB) is inviting Canadian agents to expand their destination product knowledge by enrolling in Jamaica Training University -- a new weekly training series that kicks of today (Aug. 13), with classes being held every Thursday going forward. Designed for... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents

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Don’t Miss Responsible Travel Redefined – Today @ 1 pm

It’s #TravelWebcastWednesday Today’s the day. #TravelWebcastWednesday brings together industry leaders for a session on Responsible Travel Redefined. Following the onset of COVID-19, the rapid shutdown of businesses and traffic brought a something of a reprieve to the natural world for a few quiet months as the... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, Events, News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents, Trends & Research

Caribbean G-8 Collaborate On New Campaign

Caribbean G-8 Collaborate On New Campaign A group of 8 neighbouring Caribbean islands have joined together to rethink and reimagine their tourism marketing strategy as they reopen their borders. Nevis, St. Kitts, Saba, St. Eustatius (Statia), French Saint Martin, Dutch St. Maarten, Anguilla and St. Barths have teamed up to form a... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Hawaii Delays Pre-travel Testing Program Until Sept. 1

Hawaii Delays Pre-travel Testing Program Until Sept. 1 Since March 26, 2020, individuals – both residents and visitors – arriving in Hawaii have had to self-quarantine for 14 days as part of a statewide order issued by Governor David Ige. Beginning Sept. 1, individuals looking to avoid the 14-day quarantine are required to get a valid... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

It’s Travel Bubble Time For Barbados

It’s Travel Bubble Time For Barbados Barbados has implemented a travel ‘Bubble’ for specific countries that have a low incidence of COVID-19. Countries included in the bubble are St. Vincent, St. Lucia, Dominica, St. Kitts and Nevis and Grenada. Under the new travel protocols, persons travelling within the ‘Bubble’ who... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Talks Break Down, Industry Reacts

Talks Break Down, Industry Reacts Following reports that congressional and administration leaders are suspending negotiations on the next phase of pandemic-related legislative relief, the U.S. Travel Association’s executive vice-president of public affairs, Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement: “It is... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

Belize Postpones Reopening

Belize Postpones Reopening Due to a spike in the number of COVID-19 cases in three districts, Belize is delaying the reopening of the Philip Goldson International Airport (PGIA). The airport had been scheduled to reopen on August 15. In making the announcement, Belize’s Prime Minister Rt. Dean Barrow said that... more ›
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Pure Grenada Is ‘Just-For-You’

Pure Grenada Is ‘Just-For-You’ The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) has launched a new lifestyle campaign -- Pure Grenada, Just-For-You – showcasing the three-island nation of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique. The campaign, which was launched this week, invites visitors to discover and explore immersive... more ›
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A Magical Dive Into Nature

A Magical Dive Into Nature Cenotes are one of the “magical phenomenon” of the Mexican Caribbean, offering visitors travelling off the beaten path an awesome adventure. Formed millions of years ago by sunken earth, these spaces filled with clear, fresh water to form underground rivers that were considered sacred... more ›
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