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Kensington Hosts Agents in Israel

Kensington Hosts Agents in Israel Kensington Tours recently hosted an agent fam in Israel for its top performing advisors, focusing on showing what it does best – providing customized trips and private-guided experiences. “We want advisors to know what we offer and how we make it all work,” said Elizabeth Story,... more ›
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Discover Iceland, Wales With Kensington

Discover Iceland, Wales With Kensington Responding to the interests of its clients, Kensington Tours has created several new, fully customizable itineraries and experiences in Iceland and Wales. In Iceland, the private-guided tour operator has added four new itineraries that include: Icelandic Summer and the Midnight Sun; Iceland... more ›
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Hotel Le Crystal Beds Fit For A King

Hotel Le Crystal Beds Fit For A King Eric Hamel wants to make it Crystal-clear that those who overnight in his hotel won't find their beds cramped. Hamel, general manager of downtown Montreal's Hotel Le Crystal, noted during a Tuesday Toronto gathering that hotel management decided on uniform sleeping arrangements throughout... more ›
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Jamaica’s 2019 Off To An Impressive Start

Jamaica’s 2019 Off To An Impressive Start Jamaica’s tourism sector is experiencing an unprecedented start to the year with record breaking arrival figures and earnings. According to officials, in the first nine weeks of 2019, Jamaica has become the first Caribbean destination to welcome a million visitors, generating foreign... more ›
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Starstruck In Utah

Great Outdoors Beckons Visitors

Starstruck In Utah Becki Lewis says those who visit her southwestern Utah destination may end up feeling a little star-struck. Lewis, with Visit Cedar City told a Monday Toronto gathering promoting Utah that those who visit her area can easily enjoy outdoor pursuits, such as mountain biking, and dramatic natural... more ›
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Disney Shares The Magic

Much Anticipated Star Wars Adventure Opens May 31

Disney Shares The Magic In a comedic style show/travel trade event last night (April 15), Disney Destinations brought its “Discover the Magic Tour” to the Toronto area, hosting about 200 travel agents, many clearly big fans of all things Mickey. The evening, hosted by Disney entertainers Shawn and Sharon,... more ›
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Tianguis Turns Spotlight On Mexico’s Obrador

Some Praise, Some Criticism For Country's New Government

Tianguis Turns Spotlight On Mexico’s Obrador Mexican president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador may have dodged a visit to the Lion's Den when he visited Mexican tourism show Tianguis. Lopez Obrador's administration drew widespread criticism over its decision to close Mexico Tourism Board offices – including the three in this country – at... more ›
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Norwegian Sun Set For Second Year of Cuba Cruises

Norwegian Sun Set For Second Year of Cuba Cruises Norwegian Cruise Line’s (NCL) Sun has returned to Port Canaveral for a second season of cruises to Cuba, as well as excursions to the Bahamas. The Norwegian Sun, which in 2018 became the first home-ported cruise ship to sail from Port Canaveral to Cuba, is offering four-, five- and... more ›
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New Hampshire: Definitely Something Special

New Hampshire: Definitely Something Special Travel trade types gathered in Toronto late last week to discover the wonders of New Hampshire, including the state's iconic general stores that have become so popular with visitors. Taylor Caswell, commissioner of the New Hampshire Department of Business and Economic Affairs, welcomed... more ›
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Iberostar Raises The Bar In Cuba

Iberostar Raises The Bar In Cuba Iberostar Hotels & Resorts is upping its game in Cuba. Not only has the company, which has a portfolio of more than 120 four-and-five star hotels in 18 countries across three continents, significantly increased the number of properties and hotel rooms in the Caribbean destination, but it's... more ›
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