Industry Needs Smart Evidence-Based Plan Now
Canadian and US politicians and travel and tourism industry leaders gathered for a virtual panel discussion on the re-opening of the border between the two countries.
The message from representatives on both sides of the border couldn't have been more direct -- the Canadian and US... more ›
Interest in travel is on the rise as Europe begins to emerge from months of lockdowns and restrictions.
The European Travel Commission’s (ETC) latest “Monitoring Sentiment for Domestic and Intra-European Travel – Wave 7” reports that two-thirds of Europeans intend to take a trip by... more ›
Travel South USA (TSUSA) has named Reach Global Marketing Ltd. as its new agency of record.
Canada is the top market for drive and fly-drive travel to the South, and Reach Global will be representing TSUSA partner states and elevating Travel South USA's Canadian presence through public... more ›
Turks And Caicos Islands Issued A Level 1 Notice From The CDC
With over 65% of its local adult population vaccinated, the Turks and Caicos Islands Tourist Board has received an Alert Level 1 from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
The new CDC designation represents a major milestone in the Turks and Caicos Islands’ vaccine campaign, which began... more ›
Award Recipient Will Receive A Luxury All-inclusive Vacation In Jamaica
There is still time to get your nomination in for the Edith Baxter Memorial Award, an all-new award program that celebrates outstanding Canadians who use their influence to elevate Destination Jamaica.
This year’s inaugural prize winner will receive a five-night Luxury Included®... more ›
The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) is gearing up for its inaugural Virtual Product Showcase for Canadian travel advisors.
Set for July 20 from 1 pm to 3 pm ET, the event will provide advisors with the opportunity to get timely destination updates, connect with travel suppliers and enjoy some... more ›
Turkish Airlines reports that as of June 1, new rules are in effect for Canadians entering Turkey.
Canadians are now no longer be required to present a negative PCR test to enter Turkey if they can provide a vaccination card that is at least 14 days old, or show proof that they have been in... more ›
Roundtable Leaders Warn That Without A Reopening Plan Canada Will Be Left Behind
Canada’s travel and tourism industry continues to put pressure on the federal government to provide the sector with a comprehensive, national plan to reopen the economy, ensure the free movement of Canadians across the border and implement a clear vaccination certification program that allows... more ›
WestJet is poised to expand its international network, with plans to launch 787 Dreamliner flights from Calgary to Amsterdam beginning Aug. 5, 2021.
John Weatherill, WestJet’s chief commercial officer, said: “We are committed to putting international investments in place, as leaders of... more ›
St. Kitts & Nevis has implemented a period of restriction of movement. The new guidelines were announced by the country’s Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris.
The restrictions were put in place on June 12 and continued to June 26 and include:
Movement is restricted from... more ›