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Celebrate Earth Day With The TreadRight Foundation

Initiative Helps Fund Big Cat Conservation Project

Celebrate Earth Day With The TreadRight Foundation Earth Day 2018 (April 22) is upon us and The Travel Corporation's TreadRight Foundation is making sure that those travelling with the TTC family of brands know that they are helping to make a positive difference to the planet. In fact, those travelling with TTC's family of brands this Earth... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, News, Responsible Travel, Tour Operators

The Stars Are Shining In Utah

The Stars Are Shining In Utah Those visiting Utah may find themselves feeling a little starstruck. Becki Lewis of the Cedar City-Brian Head Tourism Bureau told a Thursday Toronto gathering that Utah has little light pollution, which can lead to dramatic celestial displays. “We have more dark sky parks [which provide... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, News

May The Fourth Be With You

May The Fourth Be With You Take note all you Star Wars fans, Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way is preparing for a new, three-day festival – May the Fourth Be With You. Beginning May 4 – which happens to be the day when fans across the globe commemorate the Star Wars universe – the festival will bring fans together to... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, News, Tourism Organizations

New Agent Incentive From Goway

New Agent Incentive From Goway Goway Travel has partnered with Virgin Australia to offer a selection of great value getaways to Sydney, Melbourne and the amazing Great Barrier Reef, starting from as low as $2389 CAD per person. Combining competitive airfares from Vancouver with hotel deals in Sydney, Melbourne and... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Airlines, Destinations, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

TTAND Agents Lend A Hand In The D.R.

TTAND Agents Lend A Hand In The D.R. Conference business took a more altruistic turn in Punta Cana this week, as members of The Travel Agent Next Door collective pooled their resources and physical work skills to lend a hand at two public schools in the Dominican Republic. About 140 TTAND member agents came to the Majestic... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, News, Tour Operators, Travel Agent Education, Travel Agents

Greece Is Growing For Goway

Operator Reports Incredible Demand For The Destination

Greece Is Growing For Goway Goway Travel reports that it has seen a record number of bookings for Greece. Sales in February 2018 have doubled against bookings taken a year ago, making the sun-kissed Mediterranean favourite one of the company’s top five European destinations. Bronwyn Hodge, general manager of Goway... more ›
Posted in Cruise, Destinations, News, Tour Operators

Record Results For Chicago

Record Results For Chicago It was quite a celebration as Chicago mayor, Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago president & CEO, David Whitaker announced that the city reached record tourism levels in the first quarter of 2018. The results build on Chicago's record performance of 55.2 million visitors in 2017 and reflect... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

USVI Is Open For Business

USVI Is Open For Business U.S. Virgin Islands Commissioner of Tourism Beverly Nicholson-Doty continues to spread the word that the Territory is open for business. Addressing a broad range of consumers and industry stakeholders last week in Atlanta, Chicago and New York, Commissioner Nicholson-Doty thanked partners... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations

London Visitor Growth Stalls

London Visitor Growth Stalls According to the latest figures from ForwardKeys, London's immediate tourism outlook is on the wane with international forward air bookings showing a significant decline, particularly from the Chinese who have accounted for a boom in visitor numbers in recent years. A year-on-year comparison... more ›
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Contiki Has Latin America Covered

Contiki Has Latin America Covered For 18 to 35 year olds, Latin America is a 'must do' travel destination and Contiki has it covered, offering authentic food experiences, travel musts, more freedom, unrivalled value and tailored travel styles. Sheralyn Berry, vice-president of sales for Contiki Holidays Canada, notes that:... more ›
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